Program
Pre-acceleration
Industry-focused
Industry-focused pre-acceleration program for tech founders: crafting new hardware products with Infineon Technologies
3 months
online + offline
(Demo Day in AUSTRIA)
EnglisH
FREE of charge
Bridgio x Infineon Technologies
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REGISTRATION DEADLINE FOR startup teams:
June 28
Matchmaking of the solo participants and final selection of the participants:
JUNE 10 – JULY 5
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REGISTRATION DEADLINE FOR SOLO PARTICIPANTS
(engineers and entrepreneurs):

June 13
Explore industrial focuses and discover potential use case scenarios, upon which new products can be developed:
* You can choose the use case among those we suggest OR you can suggest your own use case within the industrial focuses of the program

* If you startup OR idea are not within the industrial focuses of the program, but you believe it's worthy — email Bridgio team!
Let's connect;)
Make it REAL with FREE KITs of Infineon Technologies, equipped with cutting-edge AI tech, sensors, and microcontrollers!
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About the Program
Accelerate your product development
Benefit from free prototyping samples and receive personalized technical consultations from Infineon Technologies engineers.
Access to the global VC network
Gain access to the pipeline of the VCs eager to invest in hardware startups at your stage.
Expand your network
Infineon Technologies will become your customer, supplier, and partner. Engage directly with key Infineon and Bridgio decision makers, accessing global sales and marketing channels.
Demo Day showcase in Austria
Present your results at the Demo Day of the program on October 2nd. Network with key decision-makers from Infineon Technologies and invited VCs.
Win a spot at Infineon Munich's startup night!
Showcase your product on a global stage.
One-year innovation program
For the crème de la crème, the journey continues! Gain access to a joint one-year innovation program of Bridgio and Infineon Technologies to keep growing and fundraising.
Why should you apply?
Solo participants:
Participants profile:
1. Entrepreneurs with innovative product ideas within the specified industries
2. Hardware/firmware engineers proficient in executing the technical aspects of the startup
3. Firmware/software engineers adept at integrating software solutions within hardware frameworks
Startup teams:
1. Early-stage hardware startup teams
2. Early-stage software startup teams ready to incorporate pre-existing hardware solutions into their products
Including following stages:
• Ideation
• Prototype development
• MVP development
hardware
software
engineers and entrepreneurs
Requirements:
Apply as a solo participant to form a team during the matchmaking activities of the program
NOTE!
Only teams will proceed further
Apply as a startup, noting that the final product must contain the Infineon Technologies provided to all participants
Willingness to dedicate proper time to educational activities of the program
2. Pre-selection process
For startups
For solo participants
Meetings and Q&A sessions with industrial experts
*online
June 17: Mobility
June 18: Healthtech
June 19: Industrial Automation & Robotics
June 20: Energy
Matchmaking process
Matchmaking process
June 25
Participant showcase event: engineers listen to the ideas pitch from entrepreneurs, take notes, and select your TOP 3

June 27
Matchmaking: engineers meet with their TOP 3 chosen entrepreneurs, delve deeper into their ideas, and form teams

June 28
Catch-up meeting with formed teams
*obligatory
*if there is a need to complete the team with a lacking engineer/ enterpreneur)
Program
1. Info session about the program
13 June
With Bridgio and Infineon Technologies teams
+ SUPER special guest;) *tbc
3. Selection process
Participating teams, that were formed during matchmaking as well as applied startups present themselves to the Infineon Technologies and Bridgio teams on July 5
4. Execution
July — September
Receive the hardware from Infineon Technologies
• Get technical consulting from Infineon Technologies (FROM technical-specification TO the ready-made product)
• Get business consulting from Bridgio (FROM value proposition TO pitching in front of the invited VCs)
• Develop your product
• Validate your product idea on the market
5. Results
October 2
DEMO DAY in AUSTRIA

The winner is invited to pitch at the startup night at Infineon Technologies Munich
6. What's next?
The best teams get into the 1 year innovation program of Infineon Technologies and Bridgio
Infineon's PSoC™ 6 Artificial Intelligence Evaluation Kit
is a hardware platform focused on Edge AI. It enables customers to evaluate Infineon's Machine Learning platform IMAGIMOB Studio, ready-to-deploy ML models, and other software products.
Meet the KIT
Easy to use & lowcost
Evaluation board with efficient form factor for easy prototyping (35mm*45mm)
Easy creation of ML models
Sensor fusion-, ML-, acoustic-, time series- and radar models
Connect easily & continuously improve models
Wired & wirelessly
Fast time to market at minimal development cost
Direct launch for PSoC™ 6 & AURIX™
End-to-end
Collect data, create, train, evaluate & deploy your ML models fast
The best of Hardware, Software & ML
Solution approach with PSoC™ 6, QSPI Flash & multi-sensor input: radar, microphone, pressure & 6-axis motion sensor