Welcome to Data Pitch


A Europe-wide accelerator offering startups €100k equity-free funding to tackle corporate and public sector challenges with data.

Applications for our 2017-2018 program are now open!

Business with data?

Data Pitch can help organisations and businesses tap into the potential of their data. Are you are interested in becoming a provider for our 2018/2019 program?

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Support Data Pitch

There are many ways you can get involved in Data Pitch. We will soon be looking for technical experts, mentors and support services for the winning startups.

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Latest News

Applications Open for Data Pitch!

Professor Elena Simperl calls for applications to the Data Pitch accelerator and talks about the industry challenges which will bring startups and data providers together. Today we are launching the 2017 call for the Data Pitch competition! The competition will select...

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Data Pitch Hacks Its Way To Berlin

On the 12th and 13th of May Data Pitch joined over 50 developers, data wranglers, scientists and data enthusiasts at #DBhackathon in Berlin. The hackers were invited to explore creative uses of open data from Deutsche Bahn, a German railway company; and JR-EAST, a...

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Upcoming Events

Web Summit

Monday 6th November

Lisbon, Portugal


Thursday 30th November

Helsinki, Finland


Thursday 28th September  

Pav. Carlos Lopes, Lisbon

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Programme under the Grant Agreement 732506. Unless otherwise indicated, all materials created by the Data Pitch consortium are licensed under CC-BY 4.0