TGN LAUNCHES TIGER ACCELERATOR FOR TAIWAN INNOVATORS
2018 OCTOBER 1st -14th , TIGER ACCELERATOR ‘EXPLORER PROGRAM’ The Explorer Program is the ideal program for companies having their first try at tapping into the European market. It is a beautiful mix of information gathering, meeting potential partners and exposure. The best combination of bootcamp, trade show and trade mission is organized in the heart of The Netherlands in the ancient city of Utrecht. On top of that, 2 weeks coaching and guidance is included, soft-landing in an accelerated fashion! Key advantages of 2 week Explorer Program Explore European business opportunities Learn about European business culture and regulation Have access to partners and investors Access European market through Netherlands gateway Focus: Healthy Living, Healthy Aging & Medtech The Netherlands is one of the most innovative and entrepreneurial nations in the world, hosting a thriving entrepreneurial ecosystem. In cooperation with partners from Europe and Taiwan, TGN has developed a new type of so called ‘soft-landing’ programs aiming to support international expansion of Taiwanese companies. If you are one of the ambitious Taiwanese entrepreneurs considering Europe as your next market, this is the opportunity for you. The coming program will focus on innovative and creative solutions – product or service – that have an impact on Healthy City Life, Healthy Aging and Medical Technologies. Intensive Bootcamp, lot of exposure in Europe Already on the first full day of the program you’ll be exposed to business people from The Netherlands during Taiwan Business Day (TBD18). Dutch companies and entrepreneurs visit TBD because they want to do business in Taiwan and/or with Taiwanese partners. Already on this first day, selected companies can Pitch on stage. The following day you’ll participate in Start-up Fest Europe, with an active workshop program, exhibition of innovations and match-making. After these two days of exposure, you’ll go into a deep dive of the European culture and way of doing business during the Lean Scale-up Bootcamp EU. By the end of week you’ll have a plan how to make you product or service fit on the European market. The following week you’ll be able to turn this into a business model and work with partners and investors on the feasibility of your ambition. After Investor Day, we’ll help you evaluate and improve your approach. After your return, we’ll keep guiding you for another 2 weeks on making your entry to the European market a reality.