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SPREAD2INNO Innovation Academy 2

The 2nd SPREAD2INNO Innovation Academy took place at the Spinoff Conference in Sofia, Bulgaria, from 20-21 June, 2024.

At the innovation academy, the winners which emerged from the local startup events were able to participate in insightful one-on-one meetings, talks and panel discussions on business model strategies, EU funding programmes, European Innovation Ecosystems, and growth paths and opportunities for startups. The participating startups were able to pitch their business in an exciting pitching session, which was concluded by an award ceremony to celebrate the three winners that will now be able to move on to the third and final stage of the SPREAD2INNO Acceleration Programme.


The Innovation Academy was a great place for participating startups to network, learn and discuss. Providing access to expert insights and connections, it was a valuable event for all participants. 


Sofia Tech Park

Tsarigradsko Shosse Blvd. 111
1784 Sofia


Cleantech Bulgaria

Event video

Discover our selected startups

These 16 dynamic companies presented their innovative ideas during our event in Italy. All of them are driving positive change and creating sustainable solutions. Learn more about them by clicking on the logos.