The World Academy was born It is the new program of AUSSENWIRTSCHAFT AUSTRIA of the Austrian Federal Economic Chamber (WKÖ) and cooperation partner weGrow International, which supports scaling operations with the first steps of internationalization. As reported, the top 10 companies (including Wormsystems, Purency and Satiamo) have already completed the program this year. A total of 700 participants participated in the programme.
The Born Global Academy is now entering the second round – and has chosen the mega web conference for startups and tech as a start, which will take place in Lisbon at the beginning of November. On the celebrity team master class At the Lisbon Web Summit, along with tech experts on November 3, 2022, we will summarize the highlights of the final technology conference and discuss them from an Austrian perspective,” says Rinat Schnout, Head of Standards at AUSSENWIRTSCHAFT AUSTRIA and Born Global Academic Foundation, in a broadcast. The web is “the ideal communication and learning environment for the Austrian startup community, which, like every year, will be well represented in Lisbon.”
Target 50% of women
After launching at the Web Summit, there will be Boot Camp Day in Linz in January 2023. On January 26, 2023, the Austrian founders were invited to work with experts at the LIT Open Center for Innovation of the Johannes Kepler University in Linz to develop a toolkit for growth issues.
The Austrian scale intensive programme, Scaleup Globally, will then be implemented in March and April 2023. Due to high demand, the program has been increased from 10 young companies in 2022 to 15 young companies in 2023. “It is very important to me personally that At least 50 percent of the founders are women.” Born Global Academy’s final event, Demo Day, is being held as part of Austria’s largest startup festival, The Vienna UP23in the Austrian Chamber of Commerce.