Startup accelerator program

Startup accelerator program

Orange Fab Romania is a 1-year startup accelerator, conceived to support entrepreneurs in developing innovative products and help them distribute both locally and globally.

This startup program is looking for start-ups in Romania with mature innovative products that improve people’s lives and set a trend on how people will live in the future. The startups receive access to technologies and APIs to further develop their projects, support in testing the products in real-life scenarios and access to the Orange distribution network for further expanding their business.

Program benefits

The teams accepted in the program will receive support for client pilot projects, to validate their product and the market's interest.

The selected entrepreneurs receive early access to the newest technologies from Orange and partners, to improve their products. On demand, the entrepreneurs have access to mentoring sessions with Orange specialists, technical experts, product managers and experienced entrepreneurship domain leaders.

Why apply for the accelerator?

  • Co-innovation : we help you further enhance your product
  • Access to Orange and partners technologies
  • Working space in an innovation heavy environment (TechHub Bucharest, FabLab Iasi, Silicon Forest Cluj-Napoca, Cowork Timisoara, Oradea Tech Hub, Rubik Hub Piatra Neamt)
  • Client pilot projects facilitated by Orange
  • Access to Orange's distribution network
  • Funding opportunities via the Orange Digital Ventures

Activity domains

Are you part of a startup?
Check out the activity domains we are interested in and, if you have a product at least at MVP level, apply for our accelerator. We will evaluate the product's maturity, the business plan, as well as the collaboration potential with Orange. If your product can be integrated with Orange solutions or products is a plus.

We are interested to work with startups developing products for both companies and end users, that can improve our client's experience, but also our own processes and products.

  • 5G & Networks of the Future

  • IoT & Connected Objects

  • Smart City & Mobility

  • Security

  • Sustainability

  • Smart Retail

  • Media & Entertainment

  • Health & Lifestyle

  • People & Future of Work

  • Digital Education