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All startups from Techstars, Seedcamp, Barclays, Station F, and all our top 100 ranked accelerators.

University incubators like Oxford Startup Incubator, UnternehmerTUM, KTH Innovation Pre-Incubator, and many more included.

Curated analysis of early-stage indicators like business model, team, and technology for each company​.

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The Startup Heatmap tracks Europe’s 100 best accelerator programs and their portfolio startups since 2015. Follow investment trends by top accelerators like Techstars or Seedcamp and discover the latest high-tech spin-offs from KTH, Oxford, or the Technical University of Munich. The  portfolio of 100 accelerators tracked by us has collectively raised over 20bn € within five years. The Heatmap Startup List makes sure you will never miss a future unicorn anymore.

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  • Example data with 100 startups from 2020
  • Understand how the Heatmap Startup List works and see how we provide info on investment, equity position, business model, team, and technology.
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  • The latest graduates of 100 curated accelerator​ programs in Europe.
  • See who the best accelerators like Seedcamp, Techstars, or Station F chose from thousands of applicants this quarter.
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  • Track the whole portfolio of Europe’s 100 best startup programs.
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  • Congratulate new graduates from programs on their achievement.
  • Analyze trends in early-stage investment.


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Highlight Data

The Heatmap Startup List provides insights on the best startup businesses selected by Europe´s top accelerator programs.

Check out these graphs as examples for the insights you will get (data from 2021):

  • Top countries by accelerator funding.
  • Top cities with the most startups accelerated.
  • Top accelerators by funding given.
  • Top five accelerator programs by number of participants.

It is also possible to create your own custom-made top selection of high-potential startups that match your interests. For example, check out this list of the 10 best women-led impact startups.

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