The Cleantech Open Mentoring Program is a key component of the Accelerator. The mission of the mentor program is to maximize every participant’s chances of being prize winners, but most important, of raising investment capital and of achieving sustainable commercial success.
There are six types of mentors, assigned by regional mentor chairs or chosen directly by teams, during the Accelerator season (March – November). Mentors and teams are matched based on skills, industries, technologies and regions on the mentor/team profiles.
Mentoring a team provides many benefits: