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“Recruitment for Invento Accelerator is underway. We talk about accelerator representatives about the program. ”
The SPV company of the University of Silesia in Katowice SPIN-US and the Invento Capital venture capital fund have jointly created the Invento Accelerator. Currently recruiting for the program. We are looking for projects from the following industries: AI & IoT & Robotics, Medtech and Edutech. We decided to talk with Katarzyna Papież-Pawełczak (SPIN-US) and Magdalena Kosmowska (Invento Capital) about the project.
– We support and finance research and development projects and innovative companies that have the potential to conquer the global market. We are interested in companies, entrepreneurs, scientists and innovators who operate in dynamically developing industries. We do not just close ourselves to scabs, a scientist can also come to us, as the originator without his own subjective structure – comments Magdalena Kosmowska.
At the beginning let’s introduce both entities that are behind the Invento Accelerator project. What do Invento Capital and SPIN-US do every day?
Magdalena Kosmowska: Invento Capital Sp. z o.o. is a venture capital fund under which we create and manage a seed / venture capital fund and a private investor club. We believe in innovative ideas that change the world. We support them in developing and striving for market success. We are looking for companies from Poland and CEE developing new projects that are applicable, among others, in AI & Robotics, Fintech & Cybersecurity, Edutech & TrustTech, Medicine & Longevity, New Energy and Cleantech & Eco Materials. We believe in innovative ideas that change the world. We invest funds in research and development projects and in young companies that introduce innovative products and technologies to the market.
Katarzyna Papież-Pawełczak: SPIN-US is a special purpose company of the University of Silesia in Katowice, which supports the process of commercialization of the results of scientific research, development works, technology and infrastructure created at the University. It acts as a catalyst supporting the transfer of knowledge from universities to the economy. Works in the field of acceleration and incubation of ideas that result in the development and introduction of innovative products, services and technologies to the market. It is a place for networking the academic community, entrepreneurs, investors and experts by creating spin-off companies and building lasting business relationships.
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