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Lisbon Challenge


The Lisbon Challenge is an incubator where you'll increase your network by meeting some of the world's best entrepreneurs with track records, investors and pros in key areas. Reap the benefits of a daily, close peer-to-peer startup network. Concerning mentoring: each mentoring session is matched according to your startup needs and topics of relevance. Mentors have been vetted and briefed to add maximum value to your business. Learn from the best, based on experience and on a long-term relationship. Furthermore, they understand that moving to Lisbon for three months can be demanding for some of you. For that reason they support travel and accommodation up to 1000€ per international startup. Once you've been accepted to Lisbon Challenge, you will receive a welcome kit that will help with finding housing, transport, adapting to Lisbon lifestyle and finding your way around this exciting city. Also, you get 150k€ perks, including services from Google, Amazon, Paypal, Microsoft, SurveyMonkey, Twilio, Lunacloud, Sage, Softlayer, Mailjet, Uber and many more. At the end of the program (Lisbon Challenge), up to 10 teams will be selected to go on an international roadshow in London, San Francisco, Boston and Tel Aviv. Network & exchange best practices with some of the world's best investors, startups and tech giants like Google, Twitter, Yahoo, SAP, Cisco and Microsoft. This roadshow is the opportunity to present your product to international investors, partners and potential clients, but also to get to know the local entrepreneurial ecossystem and networks of business opportunities.