10 reasons why you shouldn't apply for an accelerator
Every startup wants to grow big, bigger, biggest. And preferably fast. That's where acceleration programs come into play... Does this mean every startup should apply for an accelerator? We at imec.istart believe not. Let’s go through all the wrong reasons and learn if an acceleration program - and of course preferably ours - is something you should consider.
Elise is one of the Venture Acceleration Managers for imec.istart, imec's acceleration program that aims to be the first investor and supporting partner to scale tech start-ups. She focuses on the coaching of media, telecom & entertainments start-ups and involves industry partners (Mediahuis, Medialaan, Roularta, Telenet, VRT Sandbox and MediaNet Vlaanderen) as mentors in the imec.istart program.