What are you looking for?
It is a high performance program and support in the process of transforming business ideas in the sector textile and fashion in real business projects, which is subsidized by the TecnoCampus Foundation and the Barcelona Provincial Council.
This program is aimed at entrepreneurs or start-ups (up to 5 years old) of the textile sector who bet on the innovation, sustainability or circularity as a competitive advantage in your business model.
We will select projects that incorporate smart, functional and sustainable fabrics, eco design, wearables, innovative materials, textile circular economy, digitization of processes, 3D printing, disruptive brands or other innovative elements for the textile industry.
The team must have at least one full-time person dedicated to the project.
Registration: from March 2 to May 15
InfoDays: 22 March and 13 April
Pre-selection of candidates: from 16 to 22 May
DemoDays: June 1 and 2
Program start: June 8
1st PHASE: June-November 2023 (except August), Thursdays from 10 a.m. to 13 p.m.
PHASE 2: January-May 2024
What do you need?
Explain your project and the innovative element by attaching graphic and explanatory information. Consult the bases to know the selection criteria.
How does it work?
15 projects are selected to enter Phase 1 where group sessions are held from June to November (except August) every Thursday morning. There is also individual mentoring to accompany both at a strategic business level, as well as operations and technology.
For Phase 2, 5 finalist projects are selected and receive personalized advice to accompany them to the market.
See the bases of participation. If you have any questions you can write in the mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
What is Reimagine Textile?
With the support of the PECT Territorial Specialization and Competitiveness Plan and the Barcelona Provincial Council, a portfolio of 360⁰ services has been deployed in three directions: support for textile innovation entrepreneurship to bring out talent, start-up incubation -ups to foster the success of new value propositions and corporate acceleration to transform the industry.
What do we offer you?
Knowledge transfer in textile entrepreneurship, technological and innovation orientation, link with the textile production sector of Catalonia, support to the market, business ecosystem Reimagine Textile, access to the incubator, fabLab, sample workshop, shooting area, important events in the sector , financing, advertising.
Maximum 15 participants in PHASE 1, of which a maximum of 5 will be able to move on to PHASE 2.
Participants will work on the different elements of the Business Model and which consists of both group and individual sessions taught by mentors and experts specializing in the sector, business strategy and innovation and technology. technical data sheets and the connection with the textile productive fabric of the territory helping you to find the right suppliers and the preparation of the sample.
At the end of the first phase, the entrepreneurs will present their value proposition and an evaluation committee will select the five finalist projects, which will enter the second phase of the program.
In this phase, we will accompany you from custom shape in the launch with:
Throughout the program, participants will have a free space to use in the TecnoCampus to work on the project. They will also become part of the entrepreneurial ecosystem Reimagine Textile with access to the FabLab, workshop and shooting area.
The Tecnocampus, EURECAT and the Mataró City Council with the support of ASEGEMA convene the 2nd edition Reimagine Textile Awards with the aim of promoting and supporting new business initiatives in the field of sustainability, technology and innovation in the textile sector.
These awards are aimed at entrepreneurs or startups in the textile sector with an innovative and environmentally friendly value proposition.
€ 3.000 cash prize, and various discounts, bonuses, free access to resources and facilities to boost your business.
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