Ten European blockchain startups set to join Nexuslab accelerator program

Announcements | April 19, 2016 By:

Nexuslab has announced the names of the ten international startups selected to join its pilot programme starting this month.

The finalists include teams from across Europe and have been chosen by a panel consisting of Nexussquared management and industry experts, including representatives from Startupbootcamp and its network partners. In view of the vast opportunities that blockchain technology offers, the jury’s aim was to compile a diverse group of startups featuring young entrepreneurs from different industries and countries including some very early stage ideas.

The names announced include reflect a broad range of industries bound to be affected by blockchain technology innovations in the near future. These include music sharing & earning platform Bittunes; secured cloud storage service Doqum.io; mobile wallet that facilitates instant bitcoin payments First Wallet; blockchain-based online security provider Magic in Bits; bitcoin nano-transactions firm Paymeabit; provider of Ethereum-based platform ProofOfYou; provider of blockchain-based banking services Taqanu Bank; blockchain-based platform creating financial incentive for producers and supporters of solar energy SolarChange; mobile payment solution provider WONE; and provider of decentralised applications built on top of the bitcoin and Ethereum blockchain Yope.

The Nexuslab pilot programme will begin on 24th April with a weekend hangout session in Amsterdam. The Nexuslab team will work with participants to prepare them for the final month of the programme, which will be hosted at SwissQ in Zurich. During the final stage, participants will be further trained so that they can present their products to an international group of investors, company representatives and the wider public at the Nexuslab Festival Day on 7 July 2016 in Zurich.

Nexuslab is a Swiss blockchain startup programme powered by Startupbootcamp Fintech.