Italian lifestyle accelerator program

Closed call
Expired on 18 February 2024
Florence, IT
Ecosystem, Innovation Center, startup

The acceleration program for startups that promotes excellence and strengthens the ecosystem of innovation in the Florentine territory. The program will take place in Nana Bianca at the Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Firenze Innovation Center.

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Description of the Italian Lifestyle program

Created by the Intesa Sanpaolo Innovation Center, Fondazione CR Firenze, Nana Bianca e Fondazione per la Ricerca e l’Innovazione dell’Università di Firenze, the Italian Lifestyle Acceleration Program is dedicated to the search for innovative startups and SMEs that offer digital solutions in the tourism sectors, fashion, food..

The program focuses on the support of innovative digital companies and on the opportunities for integration and synergistic work with companies with a view to open innovation. A 12-week acceleration path with a strong socio-economic impact that will see the selected startups grow, in Florence, through mentorship, training and networking in a dedicated high-level space.


  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Big Data analysis
  • Blockchain
  • Cloud computing
  • Cyber security
  • Mobile app
  • Augmented reality and virtual reality
  • 5G e Internet of Things

These technologies are considered transversal to technology transfer to companies belonging to the driving sectors of the economy of the metropolitan city of Florence (Food, Tourism and Fashion).

Applications expire on February 18th 2024.


NOVEMBER 22nd 2023 - FEBRUARY 18th 2024
22/11/23 - 18/02/24

Candidate Collection

APRIL 11TH 2024

Program Kick off

JULY 11TH 2024

End of the program    

JULY 11TH 2024