Google for Startups expanded its Silkway Accelerator coverage region by adding Georgia
Kazakhstan remains the first and only country in Central Asia to launch an accelerator with the global company Google for Startups. Given the effectiveness and high performance of last year's two batch of the joint Silkway Accelerator program, Google for Startups has decided to continue its exclusive partnership with Astana Hub in 2023.
IT startups that have passed the accelerator from Astana Hub and Google for Startups have increased their income and entered new markets
International tech hub of IT startups Astana Hub summarized the results of the second batch of the joint program of Astana Hub and Google for Startups - Silkway Accelerator. Twelve of the 15 startups completed the program, showing a rapid growth in three months. One of the Kazakhstani participating startups is already preparing to become a unicorn.
A new training stream has been launched under the joint Google for startups and Astana Hub program
Fifteen new startups from Azerbaijan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, and Mongolia have started training under the Silkway Accelerator program, a joint project of the international technopark of IT startups Astana Hub and Google for Startups.
“We’ve started focusing on what matters”, "We have reached a new level", and “We have had new partners” - feedback from participants of the 1st stream of Silkway Accelerator
The deadline for applications is August 21st. Take your time to apply for the acceleration program of Astana Hub with Google for Partners
Make way for the best - Google and Astana Hub will upgrade promising startups
15 promising startups got the opportunity to upgrade their projects under the Silkway Accelerator program. The program was launched by the Astana Hub International Technopark of IT Startups in partnership with Google for Startups. In total, 330 applications were submitted for participation in the program from technological projects from the countries of Central Asia, as well as Azerbaijan and Mongolia. The editors of Er10 Media spoke with acting director of business programs office Astana Hub Aigerim Zharkyn in more detail about the project.
Astana Hub started accepting applications for the second batch of the partnership program with Google for Startups
The first batch of the Silkway Accelerator program by Google for Startups and Astana Hub has already achieved positive results. For example, startup UvU made pre-sales of more than $1.5 million during the program period.