The program

NEOMA EdTech Accelerator accompanies ambitious startups in their journey, helping them take their project to the newt level. We invite startups that bring innovation to the education sector, whether it’s through innovative teaching methods, cutting-edge technologies, or data-driven learning management systems.

We propose:

  • A hybrid cohort-based three-month program designed around the needs of growing ed tech companies to improve their product-market fit and level up their business
  • Particular expertise for the development of technology startups innovating the education
  • Unique opportunity to test your product/technology at school with NEOMA’s Learning Lab and our department of innovative pedagogy
  • Access to the network of our corporate and academic partners all over the world
  • A chance to co-create values together with a strong professional community

FAQs about the program

What does a hybrid program mean?

A hybrid program combines both online and in-person components. Our program offers a blend of remote learning activities, such as online workshops, masterclasses, individual coaching with experts, along with in-person interaction like the bootcamps in Reims, consisting of workshops and networking events. This approach allows participants to benefit from the convenience and flexibility of online learning while still providing opportunities for face-to-face engagement, collaboration, and in person experiences.

What is the duration of the program for each batch?

The program lasts for 14 weeks.

How often do you launch the program for a new batch?

We launch 2 batches per year: October – January and March – June.

How long does a bootcamp last?

2 consecutive working days. We organize 1 or 2 bootcamps for each batch, depending on the founders’ availability, their preferences, and the geography of the accelerated startups. All bootcamps are organized in Reims.

How many startups participate in one batch?

We try to keep the number of projects low enough to make sure that we can assure invividual approach and that each founder can benefit from one-to-one contact with our experts and build meaningful relationships through the program. We find that the perfect number of participants is between 6-8.

What time commitment should I take to follow the program ?

It will require your participation once or twice per week and will take between 45 minutes (individual coaching with experts) and 2,5 hours (practical trainings and group workshops).

In case I cannot make it, will the masterclasses/workshops be available in a replay afterwards?

Yes, we understand and respect the busy schedule of a founder. If you are unable to attend a masterclass or a workshop, replays will be available for your convenience. You can catch up on the content at a time that works best for you.

How much will it cost for a founder?

The participation fee is 650 € net for the full program