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Telenor Accelerate

Where Success Begins

Application for the 2017 Batch is open!

Telenor Accelerate invites Hungarian start-ups from the digital scene to apply for acceleration starting in September

After launching the first corporate acceleration program in 2016 Telenor Hungary decided to continue supporting  innovative start-ups by developing their businesses. The initiative last year attracted a record number of applications from 143 digital start-ups, eSports Horizon, Musicating, Tickething, Zoi and Zyntern alrady introduced their improved and validated products on the market.

This year the top 3 projects selected by the jury will receive a unique 5 month acceleration including a series of workshops and mentoring sessions and access to Telenor infrastructure for testing and marketing opportunities among customers.

The goal of the Telenor Accelerate Program is to help Hungarian start-ups gain appropriate market traction by offering them access to top mentors, senior managers, funds, investors and the international customer and partner base of the Telenor Group.

Telenor is passionate about innovation, bringing new ideas to the market, ensuring that our customers and partners have access to the latest concepts and products.

Telenor Accelerate offers 150 million HUF worth of support during the 5-month intensive bootcamp

  • Top mentors as a business mentors for the period of the program
  • Product validation opportunity on Telenor customer base in Hungary and worldwide
  • Weekly workshops with top notch mentors on relevant topics from Service Design to Growth Hacking
  • Co-working space in Telenor Campus and Kaptár
  • Seed investment 5 - 10 million HUF in exchange for minority ownership
  • Opportunity to present for leading VCs at the end of the program
  • Telenor Hello Data limitless tariff for all winning team members
  • Microsoft BizSpark program with free access to Microsoft Azure cloud services
  • Samsung S8 smartphone for all winning team members


Telenor Accelerate is inviting

Early-stage startup teams with an MVP (minimum viable product) that is connected to the internet, in fields such as FinTech, mHealth, education, entertainment, E- and M-commerce, communication, gaming, IoT, M2M, cloud, mobile application or hardware.

Hungarian or Hungary-based teams, but Europe-based startups may also be included if they have or are ready to set up a Hungarian legal entity and are willing to relocate to Budapest for the time of the acceleration.

Startups committed to dedicating most of their time to product development and attending the acceleration sessions from October 2017 to March 2018 in Budapest and Törökbálint.

Apply here


04 September 2017
September  2017
Pitch day
October  2017
Bootcamp start
March 2018
Demo day
04 September 2017
September 2017
Pitch day
October  2017
Bootcamp start
March  2018
Demo day


Péter Oszkó

Péter Oszkó is the founder, owner and head of OXO Group. He has been dealing with venture capital investments and start-ups since 2010. Having experience in teambuilding, managing an organisation, creating a market and developing a customer base, he would offer long years of experience for the chosen team. According to him, apart from an overview on the economy and owning investment capabilities, the human factor is just as important in building and maintaining a successful organisation.

Veronika Pistyur

Veronika Pistyur is the CEO of Bridge Budapest. She has been working with start-ups for four years, when she was chosen to be a mentor in Kitchen Budapest's mentoring program. An entrepreneur, Veronika has a complex background, having experience both in agencies and on the customer-side, while also having practice running a small business and working for a large enterprise. She cites consciousness, self-confidence and trust as the most crucial assets in the start-up world.

Zoltán Varga

Zoltán Varga started his career at the Budapest Stock Exchange but has been an investor for the past 15 years, beginning as an angel investor. He has a broad range of experience, working on projects from aviation and chemical industry to content development or cable services. He expects fresh ideas and imaginative colleagues and is looking forward to the experience of working on Telenor’s Accelerate project. In his view, persistence, openness and confidence are indispensable in this world to succeed.

Balázs Várkonyi

Balázs Várkonyi is the Managing Director of Extreme Digital, the market leading Hungarian e-commerce company. He was only 21 years old when he started the business with a partner in 2001. In his view, a start-up should be more than just an idea, as a defined target group, a market and a plan is just as important and necessary to succeed. He would offer not only the capital and a business opportunity, but a professional expertise as well to the potential winners.

Balázs Vinnai

Balázs Vinnai is the Managing Director of Misys Digital Channels. He has been working with start-ups ever since finishing secondary school. He has years of experience in mentoring and developing talents, as since the launch of IND, him and his business partners has been supporting and launching several other start-ups. He thinks it's crucial not to limit the ideas to only one country or region, as a global approach needs to be implemented to one's thinking. Risk-taking and being able to make decisions are necessary in running a successful business.

György Simó

György Simó is the former co-founder of Origo.hu, where he was also responsible for content production and program management. He is one of the best known angel investors in the country with relevant international pedigree. The IT-focused professional has strong managerial view and solid expertise in supporting entrepreneurs. In addition to being a highly successful venture investor, he has also been awarded for his excellent organizational development activities.


Workshop #1 Service Design Batorfi Zsolt
Workshop #2 Lean Startup Kovach Anton
Workshop #3 UI/UX Nemeth Adam
Workshop #4 Agile Development Kovach Anton
Workshop #5 Digital Marketing Arany Janos
Workshop #6 Growth Hacking Kovacs Peter
Workshop #7 Fund Raising Szandrocha Kamilla
Workshop #8 Pitching Willy Benko



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