After the success of its first batch, LaStartupFactory launched in 2018 the 2nd batch of the Scalerator program, which this time was dedicated to tech startups with high growth potential offering innovative solutions for large groups as well as the general public. Its purpose was to support startups in the deployment of their solutions until the granting of purchase orders for B2B, or the adoption of their solution by the general public for B2C. 2nd batch had generated 102 applications from Moroccan startups, after a selection process 13 startups were selected to join the program, including 07 startups managed to obtain CCG grants up to 200,000.
During the 6 months, the 13 startups were supported in an exceptional space equipped with the latest technologies, they also benefited from the advice and support of a community of experts, coaches and passionate mentors, even training in soft skills, business and technological were ensured during the 6 months. For this batch, the most promising startups had the privilege of presenting their solutions in front of a panel of representatives of large groups in order to obtain purchase orders and deploy their solution on the market.
After the success of the two Open Innovation Lounge which were organized during the first batch of the Scalerator program “African digital summit“ and “Futur.es in Africa” with 26 purchase orders received, LaStartupFactory organized around ten Open Innovation Lounge during Batch # 2.