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Initiate! Startup Pavilion

Are you a startup helping to accelerate the smart energy transition or are you an Initiate! Alumnus? Read on to find out how you can participate!

We allocated 50 spots for startups on the Initiate! Hub to showcase your solutions, do business with and network amongst key accelerators, innovation managers, corporate VC’s. 


All 50 selected startups for the Pavillion will be automatically entering the Accelerate 2 Initiate! programme - click here for more information.


Application deadline: 30th of June


Apply here

Initiate! Startup Pavilion

Initiate! Startup Pavilion

Startup Criteria

  • Software startups can be max. 5 years old and hardware startups max. 8 years old
  • Must have a first prototype and/or pilots
  • Must have a minimum of 3 staff members per startup
  • Focus is Innovation in the areas of smart homes, meters & grids, collective and decentralized energy generation & distribution, smart generation, energy reduction and energy usage awareness 
  • Have not exhibited at any previous editions of European Utility Week


Apply here


  • Startups who meet the criteria can apply and if selected you will receive a spot on the Initiate! Hub
  • Your investment: 500 euros for an exhibition spot
  • Your benefits - click here to know what your investment includes

Initiate! Startup Pavilion Benefits European Utility Week 2018

Startup Partner

Are you one of the innovative VCs and utilities out there ready to share your story and have exclusive 1:1 meetings with our startups?


Get in touch to discuss the options regarding speaking and branding opportunities! 


Click here to let us know you're interested

Startup Partner?

Startup Partner?

Accelerator Hangout

Are you an Initiate! Alumnus? 

The Accelerator Hangout package is an exclusive package offering past Initiate! startups, who have participated in the Initiate! startup programme, the opportunity to exhibit at EUW at a reduced rate. 


Fill out this form to let us know you're interested and we will let you know what are your options to exhibit at the Accelerator Hangout!


  • 12000
  • 100
  • 2000
  • 600



Diamond Partner

Gold Partner

Silver Partner


Knowledge Partner

Utility Partners