EDI provides an incubation programme and up to €100k equity free for EU Big Data startups sorting out data challenges from companies in a myriad of sectors.

Call for proposals will open on 28th March 2018

Do you want to be an innovator
on data analysis solutions?

If you are a startup or SME willing to innovate around Big Data, EDI supports you by providing: free infrastructure with open source tools, training on the most advanced  off-the-shelf solutions, previous experience in incubators (DEC & etventure) and accelerators in FIWARE (FINODEX), connection with the largest online network for startups


Are you looking for solutions to
your organization’s data challenges?

If you have data and associated challenges that could be solved by applying Big Data analysis, EDI supports you by finding the most suitable startups to address them.


Boosting Big Data Business Generation

European Data Incubator (EDI) is a Big Data incubator offering a dedicated acceleration programme and up to €100k equity free for EU based startups and teams. EDI defies Big Data innovators to sort out data -based challenges for a range of EU organizations in a myriad of sectors, or to propose their own concepts/ ideas making use of our data catalogue.

EDI 1st open call will be launched in the Spring 2018! We will select up to 45 projects to join our incubation process per each of the three rounds planned.

EDI enables Big Data focused EXPERIMENTATION and BUSINESS INCUBATION for Big Data startups in Europe by making available the tools (hardware & software), the data and the resources (funding, technical and business orientation) needed.

The incubation process in EDI consists of 3 iterations over the Open Call → EXPLORE → EXPERIMENT → EVOLVE incubation phases, where continuous technical, business and funding support is provided to those startups qualifying for the different phases.