Future Mobility

What will you get?

  • A consortium of 7 strong international startup accelerators
  • City match-making to test your solution
  • Access to test and demonstration facilities
  • One-to-one business coaching and mentoring
  • Free co-working space in Munich, Milan or Copenhagen
  • Access to EIT Urban Mobility investment initiatives and funding instruments

Why join?

Has your startup found the perfect solution to make city logistics more sustainable? Are you ready to scale up your company and test your solution in cities across Europe? The Sustainable City Logistics Accelerator is an international six-month accelerator programme for startups who are ready to scale up internationally and access a unique network of the leading deep tech startup accelerators across Europe.

In the Sustainable City Logistics Accelerator, your startup will get ready to kick off sales in international markets. You will get one-to-one business coaching, mentoring, and workshops. The programme offers city match-making to test your solution and facilitates an introduction to test and demonstration labs around Europe.

Is your startup facing the challenges of creating more sustainable freight and goods transportation in cities and overall sustainability in city logistics? Then this six-month online programme is your chance to get real product-market fit and enter international markets faster.

Natalia Tomiyama
CEO, Nüwiel, participant in the EIT Urban Mobility Accelerator Programme SPECIAL: COVID-19
"The most important things we got from the programme were support from the top-class mentors, exchange with other mobility startups, and access to the network of collaborators, investors, and potential customers. The programme helped us to establish contacts in Denmark and to set up the entry into the Nordics market in 2021."
Marko Šćepanović
CEO, Odo, participant in the EIT Urban Mobility Accelerator Programme SPECIAL: COVID-19
"We got network opportunities with investors and other startups in the programme, knowledge from the industry experts that were our mentors and exposure for social media platforms, and we’re grateful for this opportunity."

Eligibility criteria

  • Scalable solution related to sustainable city logistics
  • Less than € 1 million revenue to date (accumulated over startup lifetime)
  • Startups must be incorporated in EU or Horizon Europe-associated countries. The registration certificate will be required to participate in the programme. No more than max. 5% of your shares are held outside the eligible EU or EU associated countries (no detailed cap table needed)
  • A team with a least 2 FTE (not a single founder): minimum 1 team member pursuing the startup fulltime (not necessary connected to monetary compensation)
  • Founders and employees (e.g., ESOP) should still own more than 70% of shares

Important moments

20 February – 21 April 2023

Open call for applications

22 April – 10 May 2023

Evaluations of applications

12 May 2023

Communication of shortlisted start-ups

May 2023


June 2023

Communication of selected start-ups for the programme

June – December 2023

Execution of the accelerator programme


Futurebox is the leading deep tech incubator in Denmark. Futurebox supplies strong mentors, business developers, tech advisors, investors, acceleration programs, access to fundraising, and DTU (Technical University of Denmark).
Technion Drive Accelerator
As an integral part of the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology innovation and entrepreneurship ecosystem, DRIVE provides the entrepreneurs with funds, mentoring, workshops, working space, and a huge network of alumni, investors, and corporates.
TUM – Technical University of Munich
The Technical University of Munich, 2019, again confirmed as a “University of Excellence” by the German government, provides access to thought leaders in academia and its excellent network of industry contacts.
UnternehmerTUM (UTUM) is Europe's largest entrepreneurship centre. With 240 experienced entrepreneurs, scientists and investors, UTUM offers a complete service: from the development of an initial idea to IPO.
ISBAK Istanbul IT and Smart City Technologies
ISBAK is affiliated to the technology section, especially in the field of Intelligent Transportation Systems, of Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality. Its solutions are implemented across Turkey and abroad.
PoliHub, the Innovation District & Start-up Accelerator of Politecnico di Milano, supports high innovative startups with scalable business models, and fostering cross-fertilisation processes among university, startups, and consolidated innovation companies.
AZO Anwendungszentrum Gmbh Oberpfaffenhofen
AZO offers strategy/technology consulting, innovation advisory, support for entrepreneurs for institutions and industry in the Space domain, from the ideation, product development to successful market entry.

Selected startups from our batches


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Process & Contact

For more information, reach out to: business.creation@eiturbanmobility.eu