Ashdod Port Accelerator

by 500 Global

Accelerating the future of tech in Israel

Program highlights:

  • Ashdod Port and 500 Global are launching this inaugural program, selecting up to 14 startups with solutions in cyber security, energy, seaport operations, logistics, and shipping 
  • After the 12 week program, selected companies will have the opportunity to participate in an accelerated Proof-of-Concept over the course of five to six months
  • Leverage Post-Program Opportunities such as validating potential partnerships, and potential capital investment opportunities from Ashdod Port at its discretion

Why Ashdod Port Accelerator by 500 Global?
1
Validate Partnership Opportunities
Startups will have the opportunity to quickly test and validate partnership opportunities with Ashdod Port over the course of five to six months
2
Mentorship and Global Network
Selected companies will benefit from 12-weeks of masterclasses, mentorship, and coaching from 500 Global’s international network of mentors
3
Potential Post-Program Opportunities With Ashdod Port
Opportunities to collaborate with Ashdod Port following the program, including potential capital investment opportunities, at the Port’s discretion.
We're looking for:
  • Seed or Post-Seed stage and Israel-based
  • Targeting the following industries: Logistics, Operations, Greenport, Cyber & Security
  • Working with a ready MVP in the maritime technology space
  • Able to commit to PoC and entire duration of the program, from March through September 2022
Application Process
Submit

Applications open on January 10, 2022. The deadline to apply is February 3, 2022.

Review

The 500 Global team reviews all applications carefully. We will reach out to schedule an interview if there is a potential fit.

Decision

We will respond with a decision prior to launching in March 2022.

Timeline:

  • Applications Open – Jan 10, 2022
  • Applications Close – Feb 3, 2022
  • Program Starts –  March 20, 2022
  • Program Ends –  September 30, 2022

LEGAL DISCLAIMER
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THIS WEBSITE IS UPDATED AS OF 2022. THIS IS A NON-INVESTMENT PROGRAM, AND PARTICIPATION IN THE PROGRAM DOES NOT INCLUDE OR GUARANTEE AN INVESTMENT FROM 500 GLOBAL, ASHDOD PORT, OR THEIR RESPECTIVE AFFILIATES. HOWEVER, PARTICIPATION IN THE PROGRAM DOES NOT PRECLUDE 500 GLOBAL, ASHDOD PORT, OR THEIR AFFILIATES FROM CONSIDERING FUTURE INVESTMENT IN A PARTICIPATING COMPANY.