Orange Fab, the Orange Group (Euronext Paris: ORA / New York Stock Exchange: ORAN)’s international accelerator for startups, has launched in Russia.
Orange Fab in Russia will provide selected startups with specific support to accelerate their development in the country, as well as internationally, leveraging the worldwide presence of Orange.
It will involve technology startups in their programs focused on artificial intelligence, big data analytics, solutions for the Internet of Things, next-generation network and cloud technologies.
The first acceleration program will be announced in the nearest future. Its active part will last for three months, during which the startups together with Orange will prepare proposals for innovative technological solution pilots.
Startups will be able to apply trough the accelerator’s website www.orangefab.ru.
Orange has been accelerating and developing innovative startups internationally since 2013 through Orange Fab, present in the most dynamic digital ecosystems, such as the US, Israel, Japan, South Korea, France and Senegal. During the three-month acceleration period, Orange will help develop products and services, while offering startups logistical support, access to its markets and its partners’ markets, or funding. More than 400 startups have benefited from Orange Fab’s support so far. And, over 1,000 startups are supported by Orange through 17 programs globally.