Startupbootcamp HighTechXL

About the Accelerator

Startupbootcamp HighTechXL is Europe's business accelerator for high-tech hardware startups. As the market trends are increasingly going back to basics, we are strengthening the rebirth of this powerful niche.

With our strong partner network with companies such as Philips, NXP, EY, and the High Tech Campus, we are able to bring your high tech hardware company to the next level. By providing you with the expertise of over 150+ mentors, we will accelerate your company.

Are you a maker with a prototype in one of the following 8 tech areas:

Internet of Things, Advanced Materials, Advanced Robotics, Autonomous and Near-Autonomous Vehicles, Energy Storage, 3D-Printing, Renewable Energy and Lifetech-Medtech.

Then we want to talk to you! Our Edition 3 is currently open for applications.

Startupbootcamp HighTechXL is offering

In return we ask for 8% equity. All contracts are simple, transparent, and available for all to see.


HighTechXL Magazine

Read everything about the perks we offer in our exclusive HighTechXL Magazine.

The Startups

In alphabetical order, the Startupbootcamp HighTechXL Teams of 2015


  • Apr 1


  • Jun 10


  • Jun 29 - 30

    Selection Days

  • Sep 1


  • Nov 26

    Demo Day

What's the Deal?

3+3 months of office space on the best location possible

At the heart of the high tech campus in Eindhoven. You have your whole eco-system on walking distance.

Access to over 150+ experienced mentors

Gain access to entrepreneurs and mentors who have a background in the high tech sector and now what it takes to build a company and to grow further. They are able to guide you in different fields of expertise, such as intellectual property, business development, finance, legal issues, HR etc.

An excellent partner network with companies such Philips, NXP and EY

We want to bring you in contact with your ideal strategic partner, supplier or customer. We will directly or indirectly open any door for you where necessary.

Workshops tailer made to your needs

After a successful first year, we know what you as a startup need and give you all the possible opportunities to develop your company further. By providing workshops specifically for you such as Business Model Canvas and deal making, we want to fully prepare you to accelerate your company at an amazing pace.

Demo Day

We shall put you infront of an amazing audience during our Demo Day. Last year we had over 700 people attending, which amongst where 200 investors from all over the world. This great atmosphere will give you the the attention you deserve in order to keep your company growing and get in contact with the required funding and customers.

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Europe's High Tech Hardware Accelerator Opens Chapter 3

The Third Edition of the biggest high-tech accelerator is starting now. 5 teams completely funded within just weeks after Demo Day. Massive customer traction in just 3 months. Top-notch mentors. Record-breaking funding. We're looking for game-changers. Are you next?

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