BRIDGING THE WORLDS OF STARTUPS & ENTERPRISES TO EMPOWER INNOVATION!

KEYRUS INNOVATION FACTORY

ABOUT KEYRUS INNOVATION FACTORY

Powered by Keyrus, a key international player in the fields of Data and Digital, Keyrus Innovation Factory is a bridge between innovative startups and corporations.

The idea for KIF came from the mutual need to spread innovation in the global market. The respective haves and needs of startups and corporations complement each other in many ways, creating various opportunities for cooperation.

OUR MISSION

We know the startups and we know the market. We want to close the gap between the two by helping startups through the hurdles of the market and guiding companies towards innovative ideas. Our goal is to see innovation flourish in companies and see startups bring their ideas to life.

OUR PROGRAM

Extending a Bridge between innovative startups and European enterprises in 4 steps!

The Keyrus Innovation Factory's accelerator program takes your startup to the next level in just 6 months, with a roadshow all around Europe to meet top European businesses, run pilots with them and kick-start your business!

GEARING UP TO SELL

One week initialization boot camp in Paris + 2-week remote bizdev program to get you prepared

ATTENDING ROADSHOWS

A two week roadshow in Europe to test your offering and meet your future clients

PILOTING YOUR PROJECT

Two months of support to start and run pilots with large companies

GETTING YOUR FIRST DEALS

Three months marketing your product/service and closing your first deals!

If you have the ability to convince CEOs,CIOs, VCs and investors, if your idea can make a big change to the world, if you are ready to get the market you want, if you can inject innovation into entrenched companies, come and join the KIF program.

YOUR BENEFITS

Join and enjoy all the benefits of participating in the Keyrus Innovation Factory program!

Roadshow

Do a roadshow in Europe's main capitals and present your most innovative projects to CEOs.

Financing

Helping you to raise external funding to bootstrap your initial startup activities.

Network & Connections

Access Keyrus's highly skilled mentors and, through its extensive business connections, major enterprises and universities.

Mentoring & Workshops

Enjoy intensive mentoring and workshops by renowned experts in your field to help build your go-to-market strategy.

Business Development Support

Receive sales/marketing support to facilitate market access, develop your image and notoriety and boost initial sales.

Business Cases

Work on business cases from top European companies to broaden understanding of their needs and grasp potential solutions.

IS THE KEYRUS INNOVATION FACTORY PROGRAM FOR ME?

Our program is tied to innovation and covers today's most crucial economic, social and business issues. Keyrus Innovation Factory Is looking for innovations, new technologies with the potential to develop new business opportunities in the following areas:

BIG DATA
ANALYTICS, DATA & COMPUTER SCIENCES
FINTECHS
DIGITAL & USER EXPERIENCE
CLOUD COMPUTING & CYBER SECURITY
APPLIED NEUROSCIENCES

If your project comes within these topics, we have much to offer you!

  • Keyrus' high-level consulting and engineering expertise and embedded experience with a solid network of business and R&D partners across Europe and Worldwide
  • Proven, global leadership in the fields of Data Intelligence and Digital
  • Funding experience and access to a wide range of portfolio companies
  • 20 years of entrepreneurship competition know-how and resources with Intel Global Challenge and a competition platform to be used for project submission, on-line coaching and judging
  • Access to a network of highly skilled Keyrus experts and mentors and an external pool of coaches, institutional partners and universities/top engineering and business schools

THE TEAM

We believe in the power of great mentorship and of sharing knowledge and expertise generously, openly and altruistically. Our team and mentors are all very successful entrepreneurs, experts and academics.

Eric Cohen

Founder & CEO, Keyrus

Bruno Teboul

Senior Vice-President R&D and Innovation, Keyrus

Cyril Cohen Solal

VP International Innovation, Keyrus Israel

Serge Darles

Director Business Technology and Innovation, Keyrus

Whether it's technology, design, marketing or finance, we help you effectively, pragmatically and creatively!