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B Acceleration Week

24, 25 & 26 September 2024
B Acceleration Week stands as the most significant entrepreneurship and innovation event to date in BAT, thanks to the collaboration with Pegasus Ventures for the Startup World Cup Iberia Regional Final and the launch of the B Acceleration Programs.
This gathering promises to constitute a milestone in the realm of startups and innovation in the region as a prominent platform for knowledge exchange and the promotion of innovation within the BAT entrepreneurial community.
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Build meaningful connections with potential clients, find collaboration opportunities with corporations, and access a network of potential investors.

3 Days of curated activities

100+ Startups Taking Center Stage

+ 50 participating corporates

Unlock networking and matchmaking opportunities

Discover What Awaits You at This Edition

Startup World Cup - Iberia Final

September 24 and 26
Announcing the finalist startup representing Iberia in the Startup World Cup.


September 25
An exclusive event focused on Key Ecosystem Verticals and Tech Conferences, Tailored for Industry Leaders and Decision-Makers.


September 26
Selection of participating Startups for B Acceleration Programs and interviews with the corporates program promoters.

Startup World Cup - Iberia Semifinal

Does your startup have what it takes to compete in the largest international startup competition?
Following the triumph of Startup World Cup Iberia 2023, we are thrilled to join forces once more with Pegasus Tech Ventures to find the next standout startup to represent Iberia at the Grand Finale in San Francisco on October 4th.
Get ready to discover the top 50 startups for a coveted spot in the Iberia Regional Final on September 26th.
Largest startup competition around the world
Startup World Cup is a global conference and competition that brings together the top startups, VCs, entrepreneurs and world-class tech CEOs.

Startup World Cup BAT - Biscay is a regional competition that is part of the global Startup World Cup series, taking place in 60+ countries. The Grand Finale brings all the regional champions to Silicon Valley (San Francisco) where the winning team is awarded with a USD$ 1,000,000 investment prize.

It's your chance to shine and demonstrate your startup's potential before a panel of experts and industry leaders. Show that you're the best at what you do and advance to the grand final.
Your startup's future begins here!


From 05/06/2024 to 05/07/2024




On 09/24/2024, 12 startups will be selected for the regional finale






Startup Village
Get to know the finalist startups for the Startup World Cup Regional Iberia and B Acceleration Programs at the Startup Village area on the 25th and 26th.

Immerse yourself in a dynamic environment, connect with bright minds, and discover the next big thing in entrepreneurship.

Applying startups to the SWC and B Acceleration Programs will have a space to network, connect and share.
B Acceleration Forum
September 25
Registrations coming soon
Experience an exclusive event tailored for industry leaders and decision-makers, featuring cutting-edge technology conferences and a focus on key verticals.

Join us as we delve into the realms of Energy, Digitech, Mobility and Logistics, Industry 4.0, Investment among others.
B Acceleration Programs
September 26
Experience innovation in action! The B Acceleration Programs stand out for their focus on solving real challenges faced by companies in their daily operations. We provide startups and technology companies with the unique opportunity to propose solutions to these challenges presented by our collaborating corporates.

Don't miss out on the selection of winning startups from our acceleration programs in collaboration with leading corporations during the thrilling B Acceleration Week.

Be a part of this journey and discover firsthand how these startups are reshaping the innovation landscape.
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