Our Mission

ACEin supports potential young entrepreneurs and researchers in order to turn their innovative entrepreneurial ideas or scientific research results into a sustainable business model and subsequent a start-up company as well as large organisations to tackle specific business problems by collaborating with start-ups and tech-talented people.

Our Competences

End-to-end proven methodology

Breaking down the innovation cycle into manageable steps (e.g., ideation, business model design, prototyping, market validation)

Sourcing of creative problem solvers

Open up access to motivated, creative, and talented groups, including scientists, professionals, entrepreneurs and start-ups

Build the Innovation Case

Use of idea generation and collective research with a multi-stakeholder community, including users and experts from all points

Highly Experienced and Trained Facilitation Team

PhD-educated experts facilitate the innovation process and innovation coaches take part in the acceleration process

Research Commercialization

Boost the connection between research and industry and gain access to new technologies in their earliest stages

Proof of concept (PoC)

Test new collaboration and business models in ‘living labs’ for PoC projects

Meet the Team Behind ACEin

Katerina Pramatari

Scientific Coordinator

Marianna Galani

Project Manager

Elli Diakanastasi

Network and Operations Manager

Stratos Baloutsos

Business Development anager

Vasiliki Chronaki

Communications Officer

Nefeli Vasiou

Administrative Staff

Meet the Awesome Volunteers

Our Workplace

ACEin is situated near the center of Athens. We have created friendly and relaxing open co-working spaces for work, meetings and events that inspire and connect people.