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Demo Day of the METRO Accelerator for Hospitality: new, innovative solutions excite investors

12/12/2017

  • Ten startups introduced themselves at the third Demo Day of the METRO Accelerator for Hospitality powered by Techstars 
  • Digital solutions for hotels and restaurants presented to a panel of around 100 international investors and experts
  • 4th round of the successful Accelerator program in 2018

The Demo Day marks the highlight of the three-month Accelerator program for which the ten selected startups have worked intensively over a period of three months. With extensive mentoring and coaching from industry experts under the direction of METRO and Techstars, the startups honed their business models at the co-working space in Berlin in order to convince investors of their business idea on the Demo Day. The focus of the Accelerator for Hospitality is on new, digital solutions for the hotel, restaurant and catering industry.

This year the motto of the program was "Test your product in 500 restaurants and hotels". Six startups had the opportunity to test digital solutions for their value added and acceptance with restaurateurs in 500 pilot businesses in Berlin, Paris, Milan and Vienna.

For further information, please see the press release.