REACH Open Call for Startups & SMEs

REACH is an incubator funded by the European Commission that will support selected data-fuelled start-ups & SMEs through a 11-month incubation programme facilitating the development of trusted and secure innovative solutions based on industrial and personal data.

Our innovation focused ecosystem, services and tools facilitate cross-sector and multi-stakeholder experimentation and data innovation.

There are 3 ways to take part in REACH:

REACH experts have generated and proposed cross-sectorial Data Value Chain Experiments across different sectors and communities to be tackled by Open Call participants.

Pick one of our ‘ready-made’ challenges, where the challenge, data sets and data providers are all pre-defined by us, ready for you to solve!


You are free to propose your own challenge, and solve it working with your own data provider and external data sets.

By entering the REACH Incubator you will get:

  • Equity Free Funding 120K
  • Access to Large Corporations and their Industrial data sets
  • Access to Digital and Business Skills
  • REACH toolbox for secure and trusted data value chains
  • Big Data Computing Infrastructure
  • Access to Private Investment
  • Visibility


Guidelines to apply can be found online at


The event is finished.


Jan 24 2022 - Feb 22 2022