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India

India is the world’s fifth-largest economy and a global powerhouse of industry and innovation. The country’s political stability, well-developed banking system, and mature financial system continue to be an attractive draw for foreign startups.

Apply until: February 2, 2024
Program Dates: March 27 – May 10, 2024
In-Country Dates: April 24 – May 1, 2024

Max. 7 Participants

Japan

One of the largest and most affluent markets in Asia, Japan is synonymous with quality and innovation. Its mature system of laws, regulations, and policies have created a safe and friendly environment for global businesses to enter the Japanese market.

Apply until: January 19, 2024
Program Dates: April 15, 2024 – May 24, 2024
In-Country Dates: May 13, 2024 – May 17, 2024

Max. 8 Participants

South Korea

South Korea is an innovation powerhouse, ranking first in Bloomberg’s Global Innovation Index for 6 years. The country is highly renowned for its R&D and innovative industries.

Apply until: February 2, 2024
Program Dates: May 20, 2024 – June 28, 2024
In-Country Dates: June 12, 2024 – June 19, 2024

Max. 6 Participants

China

China is the second-largest economy globally and has rapidly evolved from its reputation as the “world’s factory” to a consumption- and technology-driven economy.

Apply until: February 9, 2024
Program Dates: March 4 – April 12, 2024
In-Country Dates: March 11 – March 22, 2024

Max. 6 Participants

Singapore

Singapore is the most important location to scale startups in the Asian Markets.

Apply until: December 1, 2023
Program Dates: February 8 – April 5, 2024

Max. 10 Participants

South America

South America is home to one of the world’s top-ten economies and a number of lucrative emerging markets.

Apply until: February 9, 2024
Program Dates: April 2 – May 17, 2024
In-Country Dates: April 22 – May 3, 2024

Max. 8 Participants

Germany

With supportive policies, robust infrastructure, and a commitment to fostering entrepreneurship, Germany beckons international startups to join its dynamic landscape and thrive in an environment where innovation meets opportunity.

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U.S.

The U.S. is the world’s largest economy, offering a vast array of business opportunities for startups from a wide variety of sectors.

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Southeast Asia

Southeast Asia is the world’s fifth-largest economy and has enjoyed remarkable economic progress in recent years.

Apply until: February 15, 2024
Program Dates: April 15 – May 24, 2024

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