Apply for SaaS Accelerator Program

Startup Wise Guys

Relevent Country: Spain

Elevate your SaaS startup to the next level, transform your business and discover your potential with SaaS Accelerator Program: Bilbao.

Startup Wise Guys SaaS acceleration Bilbao program will provide an optimized approach that delivers tailored guidance and support from world class mentors and experts. The accelerator program will help you navigate the bumps in the company building road, revolutionize your go-to-market strategy and encourage you to bring your A game.

Apart from weekly one-on-ones with your personal mentor, you won’t find any two weeks the same! You’ll be developing your skills and transforming your startup at a supercharged pace. Your experience, over the course of 4 months, will include intensive training and personal development opportunities like never before.


Get funding: Get up to €200K convertible investment (170K cash + 30K program) with a €300K follow-on possibility.

Learn from the best: Learn top sales and product development tricks from leading SaaS mentors and experts.

Meet the people: Access a community +350 mentors, +200 investors and collaborate with 600+ fellow visionary founders growing in the same industry as you.

What kind of activities can you expect?

  • Workshops and masterclasses delivered by industry experts on specialized topics like product development, fundraising, tech solutions, pitching, marketing strategies.
  • Networking sessions with the mentors and investors.
  • Chance to learn from the founders. Successful entrepreneurs will share exactly how they built their company and tell you the good, the bad and the ugly! It’s not all sunshines and rainbows building startups!
  • Intensive pitch practice, in preparation for Demo Day and fundraising.
  • Every batch and experience is different. The mentors tailor the content to your businesses’ individual needs so you can develop specifically with your vertical in mind.

What can I expect from the program?

  • Throughout the program, there are four main focus areas on which we are working to help you build and grow your startup: Company building, Sales and marketing, Fundraising and Pitching, and Product building.
  • Work in these areas happens through intensive collaboration with almost 100 mentors at workshops, one-on-one sessions, and sprint weeks, as well as through a dedicated implementation time throughout the program.

Eligibility Criteria

It would be a great match if you are:

  • Goal orientated, ambitious and aspiring to build your business for the long term future.
  • This Bilbao accelerator program is designed for teams who meet one or more of the requirements listed below.
  • You are an early-stage B2B SaaS startup working in
  • Industry 4.0
  • Manufacturing
  • SaaS
  • Computer vision
  • Deep learning algorithms
  • Blockchain
  • 5G technologies with initial traction
  • You have a working MVP
  • Your startup has at least 2 co-founders or team members
  • You are building initial customer traction, MRR or revenues.