PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS

1

Batch per year

10

Startups per batch

3

Years of activity

50+

Workshops and
1-to-1 meetings

4

Months of
acceleration

Acceleration Program Value Proposition

Our mission is to develop a Silver Economy innovation hub through the direct partnership of startups, corporates, research centres and investors on a national and international level. Startups will receive financial and operational support by the acceleration program team and their partners with the scope of scaling their businesses globally.

Next Age Accelerator Program

Phase 1: As admitted to the batch

102,000€

First Investment

6-10%

Equity

Phase 2: After the batch (selected startups)

NEXT AGE ACCELERATOR

up to €1.8M

Follow-on funding for the second investment to top startups

SOSV

150,000€

Second Investment
to selected startup, per startup

6%

Equity

PHASE 3: CDP ACCELERATORS FUND

up to €4.25M

Follow-on funding for the third investment to top startups.

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TARGET STARTUPS

We are looking for startups with innovative solutions who are ready to capture opportunities in the booming Silver Economy with us.

FINANCE

HEALTH & WELLNESS

HEALTH & WELLNESS

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AGING IN PLACE

LEISURE

PROGRAM TIMELINE

5th JAN 2023

Call for application opens

Click on the “Apply” button and submit your startup for the Next Age acceleration program

28th FEBR 2023

Program call closes

Startups will have until Feb. 28 to apply for the program

MAR 2023

Selection

Selection of the 8-10 most promising startups by the selection committee

27th MAR 2023

Program launch and Acceleration

The selected startups will receive a 4-month training and mentorship-driven acceleration with the full support from our corporate and scientific partners who are major players in the Silver Economy space

JULY 2023

Demo Day and Post Program

The startups will present the traction they have achieved over the acceleration program to a wide audience of investors and corporates in order to secure additional funding, pilots and/or other open innovation initiatives

JULY 2023 & BEYOND

Next Age, CDP Accelerators Fund and SOSV Follow-On Investments

Potential investment from NextAge, CDP Accelerators Fund and/or SOSV for the most promising startups. Startups that receive SOSV’s investment will be admitted to the Orbit Startups program, which is remote

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WHY ITALY

In 2021

2nd

Oldest country (65 and older) in the world

In 2021

5th

Largest Silver Economy market in the world

In 2035

34%

Of the total population in Italy will be age 65+

FAQ

Do you want to know more about investment, program details and selection process?

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Email: nextage@ac75sa.com

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