During the IoT Solutions coaching program you’ll get all necessary knowledge from our team of experts to carry your project from Proof of Concept to prototype. This bootcamp will cover generic business coaching, specialized IoT technology classes and a hands-on workshop. Between coaching sessions, you’ll get a chance to network with peers and speakers.
Grow your IoT project from PoC to prototype
Get insights from IoT leaders in academia and tech companies.
Join fellow entrepreneurs from many different industries.
Become part of a digital technology network.
Prepare to pitch your project in a start-up funding call.
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By tech lovers for tech lovers, in an inspiring environment with specialist equipment.
Who should enroll in this IoT bootcamp?
Entrepreneurs or intrapreneurs who have developed a first PoC utilizing IoT technology. This IoT bootcamp is technology-agnostic and open to solutions in all domains. Our mission is to bring your project to a higher maturity level, with the objective to raise internal support or external funding.
IoT coaching program
During this bootcamp you get one-on-one coaching sessions with senior end-user and technology experts on: strategy and business, design guidelines and best practices, new products and innovation management, product development and public funding. The workshops will take place physically in and near Antwerp.
A problem worth solving
Get to know the teams.
How to make a great product?
How to deliver a great pitch?
How to accelerate learning?
How to find a problem worth solving?
A solution worth making
How to deal with uncertainty?
How to explore propositions?
How to achieve problem-solution fit?
How to validate propositions?
IoT start-up testimonial
Building a robust solution
AI design guidelines
Sensors & electronics
IoT & security, where to start?
Software design & development best practices
Preparing for market launch
How to deliver a great pitch?
How to secure your project funding?
1-on-1 coaching: how to approach the market?
1-on-1 coaching: dry run pitching
Pitch & celebrate
Celebration with reception
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Meet the coaching partners
IoT Solutions Accelerator is an initiative of Verhaert Masters in Innovation, The Beacon, University of Antwerp, Orange, NVISO, AllThingsTalk and Data Minded. With this IoT bootcamp, we aspire to help committed candidates in sharpening their proposition before looking for investors. The jury will be hosted by imec.istart and EIT Digital.
Product innovation services
Verhaert Masters in Innovation is a leading integrated product innovation company, focused on helping companies and entrepreneurs to innovate by creating new products, businesses and services.
The University of Antwerp is one of the major Belgian universities located in the city of Antwerp. With about 20.000 students enrolled every year, it is the third largest university in Flanders, Belgium.
Positioned as an integrated communications operator, Orange proposes a wide portfolio of connectivity and mobility services, including offers that are built on big data and the Internet of Things (IoT).
NVISO exclusively focuses on cyber security services with an extensive expertise in security-critical industries like financial services, government and defense and the technology sector.
AllThingsTalk markets a scalable IoT application enablement platform which can be used as an agile, rapid prototyping environment, as well as for full service development.
Innovation community & hub
The Beacon is an AI & IoT community that brings tech entrepreneurs, corporates, researchers and innovation actors together. Smart innovation for the industry, port and logistics, mobility and smart city.
Deep data engineering
Data Minded combines deep data engineering skills in the field of data collection, data analysis, machine learning and AI with years of experience in diverse industries, such as banking, telecom, media and logistics.