Test your idea
Test your idea
Test your idea

Join Sprint 2024

Kickstart your idea development and get startup ready.

We will push you to verify the problem you are solving by talking to customers, building a prototype and validating your offer.

Sprint 2 (2024):

Apply between 13/1 - 13/3

This sprint will be running from the 2/4 to the 4/6

We offer:

10 weeks

20-25 spots

8 group sessions

5 individual coaching sessions

Network and community

We expect from you:

Your commitment and participation to weekly group sessions (generally on Tuesdays or Thursdays at 15.00 - 17.00 at Minc)

Booking of and taking coaching

Peer to peer learning

Completion of tasks that are sent out before and during the sprint

Creation of a simple prototype and testing done with the potential customer group

Have fun!


Things we consider in your application:
Domain knowledge
Technical product
Clear problem formulation
Team (Recommended)

NOTE: How you fill out the application affects our decision, fill in all questions!

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What you can expect in Startup Labs

  • community

    More than 40 nationalities, 40% females, more than 60 startups available on and offline to assist you

  • toolboxes

    Digital toolboxes with links, tutorials, and templates to help you in your early stage

  • Coaching

    Tech, funding, sustainability and startup experts there to assist you

  • seminar

    Frequent on- and offline seminars to share, develop and increase your knowledge to help your develop your business

  • network

    A big network of experts within legal, taxes, IP rights, banking, IoT, bookkeeping and PreInk network

  • partner deals

    Great deals from some of the worlds largest partners

40
NATIONALITIES
40%
Co-founded by
Women
5
EVENTS PER MONTH
30
SUSTAINABLE BRANDS

What you can expect on the Incubator

  • Coaching

    Tech, marketing, funding, sustainability and startup experts there to assist you

  • COMMUNITY

    More than 40 nationalities, 40% females, more than 60 startups available on and offline to assist you

  • TECH LAB

    Access to our Tech Lab and its' Tech Coaches, where you can develop your first prototype and your tech skills

  • EVENTS

    Networking opportunities such as the chance to pitch to selectively invited investors, business angels and industry professionals at our event Minc Capital Day

  • INVESTMENT

    Possibility of a 300,000 SEK investment from Fast Track Capital III

  • partner deals

    Benefits to the value of 2,500,000 SEK with partners such as AWS, Notion, IBM & Google

40
NATIONALITIES
40%
fEMALE Founded
100%
RecomMeNd the program
921
Jobs created by
alumnis in 2020

What you can expect

  • COMMUNITY

    Coaching I Mentorship I Partners
    We know you need a community to run a successful company. Thats why we have a Give First approach together with mentors, coaches and partners to support the start ups.

  • LEARN

    Workshops I Activities I Event
    To learn you need to have fun. Our purpose is to inspire entrepreneurs and to share tools to up-skill teams to the next level. Events will be held on a monthly basis – digital and live.

  • GROW

    Funding I Sales I Marketing
    Overcoming common scaling challenges like fundraising, sales and marketing is tough. But with a cohort community structure it is easier to reach the next step.

  • MENTORSHIP

    We believe that relationships grow in free and open environment. That is why we don't match start up founders and mentors. Instead we "let it happen" naturally. Mentors are holding or held CEO/COO/CMO/CTO/CFO or other key positions.

6
NETWORKING MEETUPS
15
MENTORS
20
STARTUPS
94%
RecomMeNd the program

What you can expect

  • €50k investment

    A convertible note of €50,000 that will convert to equity at the next equity financing round, is issued to all startups on the batch.

  • Office space

    Access to all of the co-working resources designed specifically for startups including a reception, WiFi, free meeting rooms, inspiring talks and keynotes, the whole Minc network and of course unlimited coffee.

  • Online & Onsite

    Weekly workshops on themes such as marketing, sales, fundraising and growth and be asked to complete deliverables around these to make your company investment ready.

  • a great community

    Malmö has one of the most exciting and vibrant startup communities in Europe and is perfectly located just 30 mins away from Copenhagen and 20 mins away from CPH Airport, the busiest and best- connected airport in the Nordics.

  • Industry best tools

    A package worth over €250,000 in services and credits from companies such as IBM, AWS, Google, Microsoft, Matlab and Stripe.

  • nordic demo day

    The opportunity to pitch your startup to more than 100 investors from all over the world during the Fast Track Malmö finale Nordic Demo Day 18th May.

80%
RAISE MORE CAPITAL 
AFTER FTMO
71%
HAVE ONE FEMALE 
CO-FoUNDER
#1
VOTED #1 ACCELERATOR IN SWEDEN
200+
alumnis in our network

What others say

The Minc community helped me in my startup journey more than I could ever imagine. Not only practical advice on business models, sales, and strategies, but also by giving real emotional support and understanding what the entrepreneurial journey is about. I am forever grateful for the experience!

Jesper Karlsson
Founder and CEO, ARK Miljö

Minc has given us an opportunity to create a community with colleagues who are also on this entrepreneurial journey to share and grow alongside each other. Being a part of the start up labs program has expanded our professional network so much, and given us the advice and support we needed to grow our business.

Amankwa Baptiste
Co-founder Seatrients

Minc is a fundamental part of our ongoing journey by being a source for outstanding coaching, guidance and continuous inspirational and motivational boosts, all crucial for the success of any startup. We can only imagine where we would have been if we didn’t get in contact with Minc!

Daniel Vaknine
Co-founder Visslan

Meet your coaches

Jonas Jönsson

Business Coach, Incubator

Jonas has been coaching startups for 15 years, focusing on early product development, financing & team.

Dennis Åström

Co-Lead, Startup Offer

Has a background at Almi and and got a black belt in developing business models.

Katja Fjellström

Business Coach

Curious to the core. Driven by inspiring, leading, and finding synergies that create relationships

Mark Jennings

Marketing expert and Coach, Incubator

I help startups explain themselves to the world through my experience as a growth marketer, startup founder (and mentor), direct-to-consumer advocate, and whisky writer. Strong opinions, weakly held.

Ulf Christiansson

Technology Advisor

From early startups to Fortune 500 companies. Defining direction, building high performance teams and leading through change. Doing. Teaching. Coaching.

Rickard Hansson

Technology Advisor

A serial entrepreneur with over 20 years of experience building successful companies like lemoon®, Way2IT, damoon®, Incentive, Dynamics Connect™, Spectrum (no, not that Spectrum), and more.

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