Orange Fab FAB is looking for small and medium-sized companies with IoT solutions to work together and co-create products and services.
InfoShare will be held May 17-19 in Gdansk. This is the largest conference in Central and Eastern Europe focusing on technology, new media and support for young companies. The partner of the event is Orange Poland. During the conference will be the business developers and finalists of the Orange Fab # 4 accelerator program.
InfoShare has been developing technology, marketing and management experts for 10 years. The conference brings together over 5000 participants, 250 startups, 120 speakers and 150 journalists. Orange Fab Poland will represent 7 startups selected for advancement in product deployment and solution scalability: Wandlee, Take Task, Applica, Tosend, Dotsens.
More about the conference: https://infoshare.pl/
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The fourth edition of Huge Thing is carried out in cooperation with Alior Bank within the ScaleUp program – supported by the Polish Agency for Enterprise Development. This time for accelerator we are looking for the best startups in these areas: Blockchain, AR, Biometrics, IoT, Cyber Security, Payments and AI.
On April 5th and 6th, in the Orange headquarters, the 2nd edition of the Innovation Summit Gardens was held. Conference was dedicated to the latest trends in telecommunications and new technologies. Orange in cooperation with partners: Ericsson, Huawei, Nokia, Oracle and Samsung presented solutions that were released during this year’s Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. There were also finalists of the 4th edition Orange Fab accelerator program.
Apply to the Orange campaigns and win a ticket to the international conference for startups and corporations in Paris
Apply, up to April 17th, to the official Orange challenges published on the Viva Technology event website: https://challenges.vivatechnology.com/en, as well as other challenges opened by different companies depending on the domains and relevancy with their themes.
Orange published so far 6 challenges, more to be added:
- Safe/secure digital customer journey
- Content and services for millennials
- Managing my digital home
- Boosting employees engagement in the digital workspace
- Delivering a scalable mobile service for Africa & the Middle East
- Tech for good: deliver impact in the society with digital
The rewards linked to our challenges are the following:
Be in a Lab:
- 1 booth in the Partner-Sponsored Lab
- 4 tickets (Net Value: €290/unit) / 3 days at VivaTech
Reward in the Lab / A personal 3 days coaching tour during VivaTech by Orange:
- Exclusive meeting with Orange investment
- Introduction to Orange’s international Fabs networks and possibility to be hosted by one of the Fabs
- Business meetings with Orange’s main business branches
- Startup’s exposure and visibility on every Orange’s owned media (orange.com for instance – 1M visitors / month) as well as Orange’s social media accounts (Twitter, LinkedIn, etc.)
- One the winning startups will get access to Orange customers for a market assessment as part of a business contract with Orange
One of the winning startups will join Orange with its own space at Mobile World Congress 2018.
Announcement of finalists was held on 10th March, during the Kick off meeting in Orange headquarters in Warsaw. 9 startups have been qualified for acceleration. 4 of them received the funding, in total amount of 70k PLN. These startups presentsolutions in the area of IoT, energy and customer service.
In the coming weeks startups in cooperation with business owners and under the guidance of mentors will create a joint offer from Orange. The finalists will have the opportunity to take advantage of practical knowledge in such areas as user experience, design thinking, agile and investor relations. The culmination of the acceleration program is the presentation of solutions at the international Orange Demo Day in Paris. For acceleration went 9 solutions: Take Task, Applica, Wandlee, Tutlo, Dotsens Car Assistant, Lerta, Treesat.io, QuantoS Connect IoT, Tos.
Orange Fab is a recognized brand on the market accelerators. Within 3 years of the program signed up 550 companies mainly from the Polish and Central and Eastern Europe.For acceleration went a total of 13 startups, and 8 of solutions have been implemented commercially, among others: OORT, Hollo, InPay, Baked Games i CallPage, orpilot launched: Sellions, Wandlee and Tutlo. Orange Poland also carried out tests solutions: Deskdoo, Sher.ly oraz iWisher. Work is currently underway on 5 solutions: Quantron, IC Pen, Secucloud, Wizyta.pl i PKRM.From October 2015. Orange Fab also operates in the formula of non stop.
Three days and 27. projects from Poland, Italy and Switzerland. Behind us semi-final hearings in the framework of the fourth edition of the acceleration program for startups. On 1-3 February in Orange headquarters in Warsaw, candidates presented his startups during Deep Dive Sessions.
Orange Fab launch the workshops for the entrepreneurs. In the schedule meeting with Piotr Muszyński, vicepresident of Orange Polska, as well as the experts in the area of Smart City, e-commerce and e-Health. Workshops will be held in November and December in Campus Warsaw and Orange headquarters in Warsaw.
◊ 7th December – Orange Fab Mentor. Topic: eCommerce. Marcin Sobiecki, manager in charge of Digital Innovation at Orange Polska. Campus Warsaw, 3 – 6 p.m.
◊ 9th December – Orange Fab Mentor. Topic: Leadership. Piotr Muszyński, vice president, Orange Polska. Orange Headquarters, 1– 3 p.m.
◊ 14th December – Orange Fab Mentor. Topic: eHealth. Piotr Lubiejewski, eHealth Program Director at Orange Polska. Campus Warsaw, godz. 17:00 – 19:00.
Registration, agenda and details at: https://www.eventbrite.com/
The Orange Fab program is targeted at small and medium-sized companies that, in partnership with Orange, could jointly develop technologically advanced solutions. With this program, you can get access to the global dimension of the Orange brand, the wide range of customers, the knowledge of experts, the channels of promotion and the Orange Poland distribution network.
This October, for the third time Orange was he business and technological partnered the Wolves Summit conference for startups, investors and corporations. This year conference gathered 1500 multinational participants. Orange Fab’s representatives had the unique opportunity to share knowledge about Orange Fab acceleration program on international forum and access to over 200 startups. Business Development team from Orange Fab could verify startups’ solutions during 60 business meetings (“speed dates”) in Orange’s business areas of interest. Orange awarded one startup, Take Task with Wild Ticket to Orange Fab Program and also appreciated solutions of AMPERO from Germany and ROIALTY from Italy. Congratulations!
The first day of conference Marcin Ratkiewicz , director of Innovation Management in Orange Polska took part in the debate : “What corporations and startups can learn from each other?” together with such expert like Adrien Branny, Schneider Group General Director, Mateusz Nowak, Senior Consultant at Innovation & Incentives Team, PWC, Rafał Plutecki, Google Campus Warsaw manager. Debate was moderated by Jacek Dzięcielak, CEO Double Check. The same day , Joanna Bruździak, manager of New Solutions Incubation and Development in Orange Polska encouraged for cooperation with Orange Fab Poland in the Reverse Pitch
Fot: Marcin Ratkiewicz , director of Innovation Management in Orange Polska took part in the debate
Fot. Orange awarded one startup, Take Task with Wild Ticket to Orange Fab Program
Fot. Reverse Pitch, J. Bruździak, Orange Fab Polska
Wolves Summit is the conference gathering startups ecosystem from Poland ,CEE region and Western Europe. October’s edition was the 4th one and took place in Culture and Science Palace on 24th -26th October in Warsaw. More about the conference: Wolves Summit.
Orange is strongly engaged in creating the innovation culture and leads own acceleration program for startups in order to develop new technological and business solutions. Fromm 2014 ill now over 300 companies applied to Orange Fab and several products are already available for Orange Customers : Hollo, InPay, OORT, Baked Games, Wandlee i iWisher.
October 10 has launched the 4. edition of the acceleration program for startups, Orange Fab.
Inauguration with participation of President of the Orange Poland, Jean Francois Fallacher, startups, mentors, media and representatives of public institutions was held during the Demo Day in Warsaw Campus.
– Orange Fab doesn’t provide simple advantages for startups. We give them opportunity to develop with us instead, establish valuable relationships, participation in business and learning. We give a fishing rod, not a fish – said Piotr Muszyński, Vice President of Orange Poland, opening the Demo Day.
In previous three editions of the program attended more than 300 companies. The cooperation resulted in six implementations. Orange Poland offers innovative products made by such startups as Hollo, InPay, Oort, Baked Games, iWisher and Wandlee.
Orange Fab invites to cooperation technology startups that have a finished product and want to develop and promote it on global markets in cooperation with Orange. In the current edition Orange is opened to eastern markets: Ukraine, Belarus, Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia and Russia. Application deadline is December 20th.
Orange Fab is a program of international scope. Besides Poland participate in it Israel, Asia, Spain, France, Senegal and the United States. It’s aimed at start-ups, which are small and medium-sized companies, with whom we develop mature technology services. The offer enables financing of product development, workshops and training, support mentors, as well as access to the distribution network and Orange customers.