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The Jump Start Experience
Jump Start is a competition for energy and mobility startups, with the aim of boosting the development and implementation of pilots within PRIO value chain. PRIO wants to find long term innovative partners and you can be one!
These are the areas where your solution can fit within PRIO’s needs
Energy for Mobility
How to keep powering and empowering people’s mobility?
Revamping the fuel supply
Diversify the energy supply
Energy Retail Digitalization
How can digital transformation fuel a change in energy and convenience retail?
Industry, logistics and distribution
Digitalization of the buying process
Smart, Advanced and E-Fuels
How to create the new generation of fuels for energy transition?
Circular economy in the energy sector
Do you have a solutions in one of these areas?
Then Jump Start is for you!
Get a chance to win
More than the prizes, the 3 winners will receive all the support they need to develop the pilot, plus a lasting business relationship with PRIO
Pilot Development Grant
If you’re one of the winners, not only you’ll get access to a minimum of 10k€ as a pilot development grant, but you’ll also get the chance to run pilots and test them with real data and in a real business environment, together with one of the most innovative companies in the energy and mobility sectors.
We want this to be a lasting relationship. So, you’ll have access to guidance and support from PRIO experts throughout the implementation of the pilot. Jump start your project by leveraging the joint synergies with PRIO.
Shoot for the stars! The TOP 5 startups will also get the opportunity to challenge themselves inside PRIO’s acrobatic plane. The most audacious loop gets an ALPHA stand at Web Summit or 2.500€ to promote their startup in association with PRIO.
The Startups elected to participate in this competition will be under screening of several VCs, including the largest VC in Portugal, Portugal Ventures, and might have access to Seed Capital up to 1 M Euro.
Pitch & Drive
Pick a city and pitch your startup
Adapt your solution with PRIO virtual mentoring sessions
Testimonials from last years’ Jump Starters
PRIO can use our technology to position themselves in the market as an innovative company, and they can help us going forward and get to market with more applications than the ones we were initially considering
Francisco Duarte, Pavnext
(Jump Start) allowed us to showcase our project to PRIO, which is a very important player in the energy sector, not only regarding fuels but also electric mobility.
João Mascarenhas, Tramgrid
PRIO has its problems very well identified and they know what they are looking for. They pick a bunch of startups and, then, there’s this moment between the startups and PRIO where both try to understand whether there’s fit or not.
Gonçalo Consiglieri, Visor.ai
You get a lot of insights on how the industry works but also on how the company works and you get a quick feeling if they are interested in your product or not.
Manuel Heckmann, Eco G
PRIO distributes and commercializes liquid fuels and electric energy for mobility with top quality at low prices.
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