SUP, Azerbaijan’s first startup accelerator is organizing its DEMO Day on May 14 for their first batch. In this event 4 SUP Accelerator startups + 5 most promising Azerbaijani startups would pitch their products. The event will not only provide a great insight into the local ecosystem but gives a good sense on how to expand to the region.
Baku, the capital city of Azerbaijan is located at the intersection of the Middle East and Eastern Europe and startups speak 4 languages namely Turkish, Azerbaijani, Russian, and English.
SUP Accelerator startups
- Flapus: An organizer for a smartphone that allows users to send reminders (flaps) to each other, as simple as texting messages. The recipient receives the flap instantly, but it notifies the recipient at the time defined by the sender.
- Lendock: Provides a fast, affordable and convenient solution to find the right vehicle. It connects vehicle owners and vehicle borrowers through an online platform.
- Shrippy: Shrippy is a vertical social network focused on shopping. It lets you share a shrip (a picture about shopping) with “brand and price tag” and location details.
- Alkredit: Comparison of loans and other instruments of Azerbaijani banks and in 30 seconds.
SUP Accelerator has an intensive accelerator program to help startups to grow in Azerbaijan and expand to international markets. During the 3-month program, startups build their products, learn different practices that are applied in the international market and scale fast.
With dozens of mentorships network across the world, SUP delivers the knowledge, international practice and entrepreneurial journey in Azerbaijan. The list of mentors includes entrepreneurs of large startups, investors from recognized VC funds and employees of tech companies. SUP is cooperating with a number of multinational companies to provide tools and support for local entrepreneurs.