EU-XCEL Challenge Final has taken place last week in Cork Ireland and the three big winners voted by the judging panel are: WeQ4U, DataMine and!

November 9, 2015


The last Start-up Scrum for 2015 was held in Athens between July 13 and 17. 40 entrepreneurs have travelled to Athens from all over Europe and had the opportunity to participate in the program. Athens Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation hosted the event in its new offices.

June 23, 2015


The fifth start-up scrum for 2015 has taken place in Cartagena, Spain betweek July 6th and 10th. 40 younf entrepreneurs from all over the Europe have been hosted in the UPCT.

July 15, 2015


EU-XCEL Start-up scrum was hosted from 29th of June to July 3rd in DTU, Copenhagen.

July 3, 2015


This week in Poznan, Poland the 3rd EU-XCEL Start-up Scrum for 2015 is taking place. 40 young entrepreneurs from all over the Europe are participanting and they look for a place in the Ultimate Challenge Final!

June 24, 2015


42 young entrepreneurs coming from European countries met last week in Cork in order to wok on aspiring ideas and form new start-up companies. The journey has just started!

June 19, 2015


EU-XCEL first Start-up Scrum is taking place this week in Munich. 42 European young entrepreneurs are participanting and they have already formed teams. Thesea are going to work on their ideas for a 4-month virtual incubating period and the best of them are going to participate in the EU-XCEL Ultimate Challenge Final at Cork this November. Are you ready?

June 3, 2015


Members of the EU-XCEL Project Consortium presented the EU-XCEL in various Greek Universities at special events organized in order to promote entrepreneurial activities. These events took place on:

  • March 31st, 2015 at Univesity of Piraeus, Piraeus
  • April 2nd, 2015 at Athens University of Economics and Business, Athens
  • April 20th, 2015 at National and Technical University of Athens, Athens
  • April 21st, 2015 at Harokopio University, Athens
  • April 23rd, 2015 at Technical University of Crete, Chania
  • April 24th, 2015 at University of Crete, Heraklion
  • April 29th, 2015 at International Hellenoc University, Thessaloniki
  • May 4th, 2015, University of Ioannina, Ioannina
  • May 5th, 2015, Univeristy of Patras, Patras May 6th, 2015, Ionian University, Corfu
  • May 6th, 2015, University of Macedonia, Thessaloniki

Moreover, the EU-XCEL team travelled to Cyprus at May 5th and presented the EU-XCEL Project at the University of Nicosia.

May 15, 2015


The European initiative for technological entrepreneurship, presented its business acceleration programmes (EU-XCEL and STARTUP SCALEUP) during the celebration of “Startups in the Sun”. The event took place at Cartagena in Spain in the El Batel auditorium on March 26th this year.

During the event, Cloud Incubator HUB, an active partner of STARTUP EUROPE, carried out several meetings with dozens of tech entrepreneurs from various European countries such as Finland, the Netherlands and Spain. Meetings were also held with specialised investors interested in the STARTUP SCALEUP and EU-XCEL programs. The event was organized by the Institute of Development for the Region of Murcia (INFO), whose aims for this this conference were to promote internationalization, direct private investment, business growth and networking amongst the attendees. Andrés Iborra, head of Cloud Incubator Hub, and partner of the projects STARTUP SCALEUP and EU-XCEL, made various contact throughout with those investors interested in financing entrepreneurial projects. STARTUP EUROPE presented its own stand at the event where information on the programmes was provided to attendees.

The attendees showed their interest by submitting applications to the EU-XCEL program. The participation in this Accelerator of STARTUP EUROPE offers entrepreneurs access to mentors through a virtual platform, a week of intensive training in several European countries and the participation in a European competition. In Spain, EU-XCEL program will be held at the Fuente Álamo Technology Park, which is the headquarters of Cloud Incubator Hub, the technology accelerator at the Polytechnic University of Cartagena.

April, 20, 2015



EU-XCEL was present at the grand Global Entrepreneurship Congress ( on March 16-19 to spread the word about the program. At the Start Europe booth students, startups and people working with innovation on many levels talked to us and showed their interest on our project. Representatives from a couple of European incubation environments are now taking EU-XCEL back home to further promote the great offering in the program to their audience.

March 20, 2015