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ASTN announces 2020 business accelerator program

ASTN announces 2020 business accelerator program
January 13, 2020

The Australian Sports Technologies Network (ASTN) has announced that applications are now open for its Accelerator Cohort 7 business support program.

Having accelerated 30 companies in the last three years, raising US$4 million and combined revenue of US$48 million offshore and locally, the LaunchVic!-backed program, enables ASTN to provide free guidance and advisory for suitable start-ups.

ASTN is now inviting invite sports technology start ups (primarily in the space of sports digital, advanced material and sports performance and wellness suitable for athletes of all abilities) to apply for one of four placements available for the seventh intake of the Program over the February to June 2020 period.

Applicants are required to prepare a pitch deck and send it to john.danaher@astn.com.au by 5pm Tuesday 21st January 2020.

Key dates

• 21st January 2020 - First round applications by close of business
• 24th January 2020 - Shortlisting of candidates
• 28th to 31st January 2020 - Meetings / discussions with shortlisted candidates
• 5th February 2020 - Appointment of new cohort
• 10th February 2020 - Commencement of program

For more information on the ASTN Accelerator program go to astn.com.au/astn-startup-accelerator-program/.

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6th September 2019 - Sport technology entrepreneur Nick Maywald honoured at 2019 Australia and New Zealand Sports Technology Awards

24th July 2019 - Tennis Australia partners to encourage sports technology innovation

17th July 2019 - Industry innovations to get boost through Australia Sports Technology Week

11th July 2019 - Vumero announce 2019 Australia and New Zealand Sports Technology Awards

5th September 2018 - ASTN reveals new logo to promotes Australian sports technologies

11th June 2018 - New awards to recognise achievements in sport technology in Australia and New Zealand

18th May 2017 - ASTN and Sports Analytics Conference partner to drive sport technology growth

14th August 2016 - ASTN accesses investment funds for sports technology entrepreneurs

10th February 2016 - Andrew Demetriou and Ben Buckley combine in new sport technology venture

13th December 2014 - IMG STG launches One Sport Technology


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