Working on your own idea and trying to transform it into a business can be tough, especially if you do it on the side. We are here to help you find the right balance between passion, excitement and the reality of implementing a business idea.
A future savvy, passionate and professional team
We are connected to the latest trends and challenges and always know what’s going on around, what comes next and how can prepare for the future
Personalized support, not one-size-fits-all
We offer mentoring and feedback sessions applied to your business, not just general knowledge
In-house developed methodology
At its 5th edition, Future Makers has evolved tremendously across the years
Passionate about a better and sustainable future
People passionate about building a better and sustainable future
We are part of a global organization that supports the development of sustainable solutions for the future
20,000 euro prize pool & investment pitches
Two prizes, one of 5,000 euro and another one of 15,000 euro for the best ideas and a chance to pitch in front of real investors.
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We challenge your entrepreneurial muscles, but we are also here to hold you when you need to step back and reflect on your actions and thoughts. During the ten weeks, both very young start-ups and those more mature will participate in two different stages of the program: the spring edition, dedicated to start-ups under one-year old and the autumn edition, dedicated to those who have already reached product/market fit.
We offer you the challenge
You’ll get bi-weekly challenges and several canvases to work on until the end of the program: validation, value proposition, product/market fit, stakeholder mapping.
We offer the opportunity to practice
You’ll get bi-weekly challenges and several canvases to work on until the end of the program: validation, value proposition, product/market fit
We offer you the knowledge
Ten-weeks guided digital incubation program;
Access to a pool of international experts & mentors
We offer you the exposure
We offer you support & feedback
You’ll have an accountability partner;
Life-long access to geneSIS & Future Makers community
We offer you financial support
You know you became an entrepreneur when you get the change to pitch for your first investment. We offer two prizes worth 20.000 EUR and an investment pitch session.
What other participants say:
”Future Makers connected us with wonderful people who helped us and our idea grow, and at the same time exposed us to investors.”
winner Future Makers 2018
Tzitzi Poc Adventures
”Our participation in the FutureMakers incubator got us working on our niche and our positioning, creating valuable connections and getting us ready for our upcoming seed round.”
"So many important things happened during our Future Makers incubator, but the most important was the fact that we had the opportunity to have access to a large network of entrepreneurs, peers, mentors, corporates and investors and to learn from them."
"This was a great validation that we are on the right path. It was the jumpstart for us at the right time."
"It helped us move from idea to business plan. And have us a community of youth to build the future with."