European accelerator Startupbootcamp has today announced that its Berlin-based program will focus on startups working in the areas of smart energy and transportation in the future, and that a new US-based program looking at the same topics will also be established next year.
The company said that it’s the first time that a major European organisation has launched a new accelerator in the US and that the “cross-continental program” will focus on the “connected and efficient mobility of people and goods”. The San Francisco-based accelerator is scheduled to launch in early 2015.
The ten most promising startups from the applications received by both units will then get to attend the three-month Startupbootcamp programs in Berlin and San Francisco respectively. Teams also get €15,000 (around $21,000) and six-months free working space.
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