Owned by DOCOMO Digital, b-ventures is a startup acceleration program which supports and develops the next generation of mobile innovators. Formed in 2013 following Buongiorno’s acquisition by NTT DOCOMO, the program focusses on early and seed stage startups operating in the mobile payment, advertising and content sectors.
By leveraging DOCOMO Digital’s professional experience and international network, b-ventures offers startups the opportunity to work with leading mentors and industry experts, as well as a fast track to strategic partners, industry investors, business angels and venture capital funds.
IMPACT Growth, the new acceleration program backed by DOCOMO Digital, announces the 14 startups selected. Each of the selected startups will receive at least €100,000 in equity-free funding, alongside acceleration and mentoring services.
IMPACT Growth, the new acceleration program backed by DOCOMO Digital (through its acceleration program b-ventures), wrapped up its first call for applicants with the participation of over 1,900 startups from 60 countries, in the Americas, Africa, Asia and Europe.
DOCOMO Digital (through its acceleration program b-ventures) has announced its membership of IMPACT GROWTH, a startup accelerator programme formed by leading technology companies throughout Europe. The current call for applications is open until 9th May.