The BIND Acceleration Program with Corporate Clients has opened the call to its 9th Edition! The BIND Platform offers the most Open Innovation opportunities for young companies worldwide with disruptive technologies, looking to establish one or more clients in the Basque Country, Spain. 

The combination of a paid pilot project plus the 24-week acceleration cycle, means startups have excellent business support and a set timeline to help them and their corporate clients execute successful collaborative projects. 

Participants Get

70 Corporate Venture Clients Reviewing Applications

Prepare your application today and make the best impression with corporate clients looking to offer paid projects to startups with applicable solutions. Well respected companies like Mercedes Benz, Siemens Gamesa, Repsol, Iberdrola, Unilever, Cofares, IMQ and Danobat Group are joined this year by Bayer, Bellota, IPM RUBI and INSERTEC. 

Accepting Applications Now thru Sept 6, 2024 


Interested in Hearing from Startup Alumni and BIND Mentors?

Join one of our free informational webinars presenting the benefits and details of the BIND Acceleration Program: 

Webinar 1

Webinar 2


Latest Technologies in Demand

The disruptive technologies of interest to the BIND Corporate Venture Clients include but are not limited to: Connectivity and IoT Solutions, Artificial Intelligence, Immersive Technologies like AR/VR and Digital Twin, Big Data Platforms and Advanced Analytics, Cybersecurity, Food Technologies and Bio-based Solutions, Robotics and Electronics, Health Tech, Digital Health and Medical Devices, Hydrogen Technologies, Cleantech, Circular Economy, Software Solutions, Computing and Additive Manufacturing.  


12 Priority Use Cases 

This year, the BIND Corporate Clients have prioritized 12 business use cases they are looking to address in addition to the desired technologies shared. The application form and details of each use case can be found on BINDPlatform.com

Startups do not have to select a use case to apply, other technologies outside the use cases are still of great interest.  


Check out the 2024 Use Cases

1 Traceability and integral monitoring of plant processes

2 Integration of technologies for sustainability and energy efficiency

3 Capture, storage, monitoring and traceability of energy

4 Digital platforms for resource management and optimization of operations

5 Automation and Robotics in warehouses and logistics

6 Industrial maintenance and quality control

7 Innovation in industrial processes, applied to the worker or to the end-user/customer experience

8 Improving the customer lifecycle and automating internal and business processes

9 Efficient Mobility Solutions 

10 Integrated Automated Preventive Diagnosis Systems

11 Advanced Therapies: Biocompatibility or Innovative Drug Delivery Systems

12 Innovation in Health Care Models: New Products and Services


Put Your Innovation Into Action

Startups and scale ups ready to find one or more clients in the Basque region, should use this opportunity to get their solutions in front of 70 potential customers. Prepare your BIND Application today and get ready to put your innovation into action! 


Apply Today