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The fastest way to start-up with SAP

Reinvent how businesses run by partnering with SAP to accelerate your growth through our zero-cost accelerators. Our team works with you to open doors to sales, technical, and marketing resources.

Ready to roll up your sleeves and drive impact in a few months?

Leverage our go-to-market & technical support to build a successful and enduring partnership with SAP

During your time in our accelerator, you can:

Expand Knowledge

Discuss best practices, ask questions, and get advice from leading experts through workshops, talks, and visits

Make Connections

Leverage our connections to access decision makers in the global venture capital community

Generate Leads

Participate in exclusive account meetings, customer events, and webinars

Build Demand

Help create a well-defined sales strategy to leverage the SAP field to reach customers

Increase Visibility

Drive awareness for your startup with enterprise customers through joint marketing activities

Work with our technical team to successfully navigate your integration:

Navigate Approvals

Validate your integration scenario with sales, product management and pre-sales specialists

Launch Partnership

Apply for SAP PartnerEdge Build status

Secure Demo & Development Licenses

Easily secure demo & development licenses

Transfer Knowledge

Attend technical workshops on best practices for integration

Get Support & Go-Live

Get personalized help with development, certification and more

As a member of the SAP.iO Startup community, you get access to benefits such as:

Collaborative Workspaces

Free space to spread out and focus on building in our collaborative spaces around the world (Note: all spaces are closed due to COVID-19)

Discounts & Promotions

Special discounts to get you up and running quickly.

Talent Network

Access to top talent network for recruitment

Alumni Development

Access a community of hundreds of founders & ongoing support from our team

Additional Programs

Be first in line to be considered for additional opportunities to scale in the future

Small input.
Big Output.

We’ve helped 175+ startups launch relationships with SAP. Are you next?

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Local Teams, Global Access

Our regional teams have built connections to help you drive growth in existing markets or expand into new markets. While our accelerators are open to startups from around the world, each accelerator is tailored to their local markets and you will primarily work with regional sales teams and customers.

San Francisco

This west coast city is the epicenter of global innovation and technology and is home to some of the most esteemed tech brands. Established in 2017, our San Francisco accelerator is located in the heart SOMA.

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New York

New York is the capital of the global economy and a major commercial and cultural center in the US. Established in 2017, our New York accelerator is located in Hudson Yards.

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Berlin

The German capital offers a vibrant ecosystem for startups, academia, talents, and all businesses carrying innovation in its DNA. Our flagship accelerator is located in the heart of Mitte.

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Munich

The capital of Bavaria is one of Europe’s leading technology clusters with its unique ecosystem of global players, startups, research, and talents. Our accelerator is located in the heart of the Nymphenburg neighborhood.

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Paris

Paris is becoming the biggest startup hub in Europe with a vibrant ecosystem filled with world class talents, investors and companies. Our accelerator is located in the heart of South Pigalle in the 9th Arrondissement, the Scale-up neighborhood.

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Tel Aviv

As a global center for entrepreneurship and innovation, Tel Aviv is home to more tech startups per capita than any other city in the world! Our accelerator is located in the heart of the Sarona neighborhood.

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Tokyo

As a global tech innovation hub, Tokyo is reinventing itself for a new wave of entrepreneurs. Our accelerator is located in SAP’s Experience Center in Ōtemachi.

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Singapore

Southeast Asia’s very own “Silicon Valley” is a powerhouse for tech due to its innovation culture and business-friendly environment benefiting entrepreneurs. Our accelerator is located in Pasir Panjang together with SAP’s Asia Pacific & Japan Headquarters.

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Bangalore

The startup hub of India is known for its dynamic ecosystem and large number of highly qualified engineers and entrepreneurs. Bangalore is starting to make a name for itself and is rising to become the next global startup paradise.

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What We Look For

To be considered for an accelerator program, your startup should:

1. Have a clear product-market fit for an enterprise software solution

2. Have secured VC funding

3. Have existing enterprise customers

4. Have resources in place to fully participate during the acceleration phase

5. Have sales and marketing resources to support your partnership with SAP

If you believe this program is for you, we encourage you to apply for acceleration.

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Recent News

Diversity yields better innovation. Through SAP.iO No Boundaries, we ensure that startups with a female and/or underrepresented founder/CXO are empowered to start-up with SAP.  

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