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 not only improve people’s live but set a trend on how people will live in the future. The startups will receive access to technologies and APIs for further developing their projects, support in testing the prototypes an access to the Orange distribution network for further expanding their business. The selection and acceleration phases will be facilitated in partenership with How to Web – a team with experience in startup ecosystem.

Why join us?

The teams accepted in the program will receive mentorship from Orange specialists, tech experts, product managers or entrepreneurship leaders. Plus, they will get access to the innovative technologies of Orange and Orange Fab partners.

Reasons to sign up

  • Co-innovation : we help you further enhance your product
  • Access to Orange and partners technologies
  • Develop project together that will lead to Proof of Concepts with Orange customers which may further lead to integration into existing Orange products
  • Mentorship from tech experts and entrepreneurship leaders
  • Working space in an innovation heavy environment (Tech Hub – București and The Grape - Iași)
  • Distribution via a large partner network and access to Orange group for international product validation
  • Exposure to funding opportunities like Orange Digital Venture


Are you part of a startup?
Check the available tracks and, if you have a product at least at MVP level, come join our accelerator. You just need to have a well defined structure of the team and a strong desire to partner with Orange. Of course, the possibility to integrate your product with Orange solutions is a plus.

Smart territories

in this track we are looking for products that will change the territories where people live and work: products that will push the transformation towards Smart Cities, that will change the rules of agriculture through technology, that creates new ways of gaining, storing or saving energy or that rethinks the ways retail is done.

  • Smart City
  • Agritech
  • Energy
  • Retail

Future of life

This is the track for your product about life – how it can be simulated by computers in order to break current technological barrier through artificial intelligence, how it can be further engineered using biotechnologies or how digitalization could bring impactful changes in people’s life.

  • Artificial intelligence
  • Biotech
  • Digital life
  • Health
  • Smart Mobility

Networks of future

As more and more people and objects will be connected to the network and the information transported through the networks will become more and more important and complex, this track is seeking for products that will change fundamentally the communication networks and help create the ultimate smart network.

  • Blockchain
  • Software Defined Networking
  • Quality of Experience management
  • Network APIs


Security is an essential prerequisite for the functioning of any system so the focus of this track is on products that can deliver outstanding security innovations, be it in the digital world or in the physical world.

  • Cyber
  • Military

If you have a startup and want to collaborate with Orange, apply to Orange Fab.

Apply now