SharOn Accelerate is an international acceleration program for the sharing economy concept. Five partner countries from Bulgaria, Estonia, Italy, Poland and Slovakia have joined together to give entrepreneurs the impulse and resources to develop their ideas.

Who are we looking for?

SharOn Academy is a program addressed to  startups working on a product or service in the field of sharing economy in such areas as: Travel & Accommodation, Transport & Logistics, Educations, Private & Business Services and Financial Services.

Each country will lead its local participants through  three stages of the program: recruitment, acceleration and DemoDay.

The best of the best will develop their projects using the guidance of specialists and present them during the program final - DemoDay in Warsaw.

What and when?


What to do?

STAGE 1: Introduce yourself

We want to get to know you better! Fill in the form. Show your product or service. Tell us who you work with and what experience you have.


STAGE 2: PitchContest

Of all sent applications, the 60 most interesting will fight during the Pitch for getting into the SharOn Academy Program.

We will invite 24 best startups to Acceleration!

STAGE 3: BootCamp

Startups invited to the Program will work on the product or service during intensive workshops under the supervision of the best professionals for 3 days. All key issues for building a startup such as business models, UX, marketing, sales will be discussed.

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STAGE 4: Mentoring

Startups invited to stage 3 can take advantage of the best mentors support. Experienced entrepreneurs, specialists and investors will help to solve problems during individual sessions.

STAGE 5: DemoDay

Five teams - one representative of each country. Five projects in the prototype phase or ready for implementation. One day. You will present your projects to the jury and investors from partner countries. Who knows, maybe you will be able to establish cooperation or acquire a partner, along with whom you will develop your sharing economy platform to a global level?

What will you gain?




Individually tailored development path – Action Plan dedicated to your project




Intensive training and workshops with experts experienced in helping new entrepreneurs




3 months of one-to-one meetings and support of mentors of your choice




Networking with other teams during the Programme




Possibility to present the best ideas to investor at the end of the Programme


Many years of experience, hundreds of hours of workshops and learning, modern training methods - these are the mentors who will soon guide you. Cooperation with experts, 10 clock hours for mentoring sessions and tools necessary to develop your project. See who you will work with:

Media & Essential Partners

Who supports SharOn Academy?

International Acceleration Programme for the Sharing Economy sector


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