Last 2 years record holder for venture investment

5 technology startups, 20 million Turkish Lira Investments

  • As a merit of being an incubation centre, ŞEHİR TTO Incubation Centre, INCUBA.CITY has direct access to a wide range of entrepreneurs from different backgrounds with interests in different fields. It has agreements with local accelerators and NGOs with interest in developing and supporting entrepreneurship programmes and receives applications through these channels as well, the main channels being
    • Turkish Technology Transfer Accelerator Program (www.teknolojiturkiye.com.tr) and
    • INVEST ISTANBUL  Global Accelerator Program for Istanbul Startups  (www.investistanbul.com.tr)
    • Social Entrepreneurship Program (SGO)
    • Entrepreneurship Certification Program (ECP)
  • incuba.city provides accelerator and incubator services to new entrepreneurs, such as the acceleration program based on Steve Blank’s “Lean LaunchPad Methodology”, continuous mentorship on investment readiness and business mnagement and technological issues, fundraising practice through angel investor networks and venture capital companies and IPO and private placement, training, office space, office infrastructure and other similar needs of entrepreneurs. It has access to a pool of mentors from a wide spectrum of industries, and a pool of investors with differing investment rationales. Incuba.city has no defined focus on any theme of investment and is attentive to any viable business idea irrespective of its industry. Based on its current relationships, it stands closer to ICT and tangible technologies, including but not limited to, food industry, health and medical technology, genetics technology, neurosciences, agrotechnology, and similar technology-driven businesses. incuba.city has plenty of experience in technology due diligence, fundraising for Start-ups and SMEs, commercialisation of technology, cross-border operations, entrepreneurship support and enhancement of business collaboration.

Opening Hours

Monday

08.00-22.00

Tuesday

08.00-22.00

Wednesday

08.00-22.00

Thursday

08.00-22.00

Friday

08.00-22.00

Saturday

08.00-22.00

Sunday

08.00-22.00

Contact Owner

Features

Founding Year

2014

Startup Capacity

20

Total Area Size in M2

350

Number of Staff

3

Startup Choosing Criteria

Only startups  that have patented/patentable technologies or innovative business models can be accepted. 

 

Accelerator Program

Accelerator Program Duration

6 weeks

Accelerator Program Content

ŞEHİR TTO is an investor (a Limited Partner) in the first Technology Transfer Accelerator Fund in Turkey, founded by EIF “European Investment Fund” and Ministry of Technology in Turkey. ŞEHİR TTO teamed up with DCP “Diffusion Capital Partners” who won an open call made by EIF “European Investment Fund”, the main investor in the € 30million-fund. 100% of the investments will be made in technologies / businesses in Turkey. The fund will invest only in proof of concept generation projects, university / research center spin-offs, start-ups, intellectual property (IP) assets / projects return for equity into start-ups, spin-offs, and SMEs. These investments will accelerate the commercialisation process of technologies in Turkey. ŞEHİR TTO prepared an authentic program for potential applicants to this fund. The applications for the program are being received, as from May 19th 2015 at www.teknolojiturkiye.com.tr . Eligible applicants are academicians with patented inventions, maximum 5-year old growth-seeking technology-based SMEs, and technology start-ups. TTAP “Technology Transfer Acceleration Program” is an acceleration program based on Steve Blank’s “Lean LaunchPad Methodology” and University of Texas at Austin IC2 Institute’s “Technology Commercialization Program” with adaptations to Turkey’s particulars. It aims to work thoroughly through the invention or technology or the business model in a 360-degree fashion to derive concrete assessments. 

 

  • Business Modelling
  • Customer Development
  • Business Model Validation
  • Financial Projection Development
  • Product - Market Fit Determination
  • Customer Value Proposition
  • Technology Valuation

Services

  • Business Model Validation
  • Customer Development 
  • Mentorship Service
  • Investor Pitching Support
  • Strategy & Management Support
  • Business Development Support
  • Access to Investor Network
  • Financial Projection Development
  • B2B Support
  • Internationalization 
  • IP Support
  • Market Research & Analysis

 

3D Prototyping Service

Meeting Rooms

20 and 30 m2 meeting rooms

Office Machinery

  • Printer
  • Scanner
  • Projector
  • Telephone
  • Fax Machine
  • Photography Machinary & Studio

Private Offices

Lounge Area

Large and spacious lounge with a large garden which you can use to relax or host your guests.

Investors Demo Days

Mentoring Support

Social Activities for Startups

Option/Shares Payed

Option/Shares in Return Of Services

Number of VC or Angel Investment for Startups

8

Special Areas Of Focus

Incuba.city has no defined focus on any theme of investment and is attentive to any viable business idea irrespective of its industry. Based on its current relationships, it stands closer to ICT and tangible technologies, including but not limited to, food industry, health and medical technology, genetics technology, neurosciences, agrotechnology, and similar technology-driven businesses. incuba.city has plenty of experience on technology due diligence, fundraising for Start-ups and SMEs, commercialisation of technology, cross-border operations, entrepreneurship support and enhancement of business collaboration.