Who is TINC for?

Your start-up is a good fit for TINC if most of these descriptions fit you: 

  • Nordic technology company, working on a real problem for which you have a solution

  • Strong entrepreneur team with the skills to succeed

  • Entrepreneurial DNA. Driven, open to learn, humble and able to execute

  • High potential. We look for substantial market potential and scalable products

  • Product uniqueness compared to competition

  • The top management and/or founding teams. We recommend two people from each company

Is your start-up ready for TINC? 

Your start-up is ready for TINC if most of these descriptions fit you: 

  • You have momentum in the market/traction

  • You have a product to work with: Have minimum MVP or prototype

  • You have a reason to be here: A strong desire to engage Silicon Valley to learn and to build valuable relationships

  • The timing fits: the right time to take four weeks to both focus on supercharging your business and preparing yourself and your company for long-term sustainable growth.

  • Financing allows: Your company have basic financing in place and is in a sound situation where you are able to validate and follow up from the program

What you should expect

  • A reality check and mind changing experience

  • To be challenged in a way you have never been before

  • To validate your technology and business model in a highly competitive market

  • Mentoring from World Class mentors

  • Expanding your network and building valuable relationships

  • To never be the same again! 

What we expect

  • That you make the most out of the program

  • That you participate. Show up for workshops, participate, give input and feedback and make each other good

  • That you listen, learn and are open to input and feedback and further development

  • That you work actively with what you learn

  • Network! Silicon Valley is all about Serendipity & Network effect

  • “Silicon Valley is a mindset not a location”: Work hard – play hard!

See the framework of the 4-week program here!

TINC challenged me in so many ways, and I learned a lot about myself, my role and ultimately the direction I want to take our company in. TINC makes available the mindsets and experience that propel change, and I’m very fortunate to have been part of it.
— Magnus Slørdal, CEO Headshed