Ashdod Port Accelerator by 500 Global
About the program
Accelerating the future of tech in Israel
Ashdod Port Accelerator by 500 Global is a 12-week program that aims to accelerate up to 14 startups with solutions in Maritime, Industry 4.0, Energy, Seaport Operations, Logistics, Shipping, Drones, Procurement Technology, HR, and Cyber Security. Selected companies will have the opportunity to participate in an accelerated Proof-of-Concept to test and validate partnerships throughout the program.
Why Ashdod Port Accelerator by 500 Global?
Validate Partnership Opportunities
Startups will have the opportunity to quickly test and validate partnership opportunities with Ashdod Port throughout the program from March to August 2023.
Mentorship and Global Network
Selected companies will benefit from 12-weeks of masterclasses, mentorship, and coaching from 500 Global’s international network of mentors.
Potential Post-Program Opportunities With Ashdod Port
Opportunities to collaborate with Ashdod Port following the program, including potential capital investment opportunities, at the Port’s discretion.
Here's what you can expect
We’re looking for startups that meet the following criteria:
- Seed or Post-Seed stage and Israel-based
- Targeting the following industries: Maritime, Industry 4.0, Energy, Seaport Operations, Logistics, Shipping, Drones, Procurement Technology, HR, and Cyber Security
- Working with a ready MVP in the maritime technology space
- Able to commit to PoC and the entire duration of the program
Once applications open, we’ll share the dates to submit your application as well as the deadline.
The 500 Global team reviews all applications carefully. We will reach out to schedule an interview if there is a potential fit. Shortlisted companies will also subsequently need to complete the tender process required by Ashdod Port prior to selection.
We will respond with a decision prior to the program launch.
Application Close – April 13, 2023
Program Starts – April 30, 2023
Program Ends – August 24, 2023
Got any questions? Contact us at email@example.com