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Accelerator

Partner up with Merck!

We are looking for real partners so that we can work together in shaping the future. With programs in our headquarters in Germany, in China and our Satellites events in Africa, startups can find their perfect fit and connect to our global network for collaboration. Are you ready to partner with Merck?

From October until the end of January 2019 we will be looking for startups to join our Accelerator Program in China. Come to our Innovation hub in Shanghai to connect with industrial decision-makers and get access to the Chinese market by winning Merck as your business partner. Take your chance to extend your stay in our Innovation Center in Darmstadt and succeed in building up a global network.

Show us how you want to change the industry and take the chance to be a part of our next Accelerator Program. We can’t wait to partner up with you!

Does your heart beat for one of these fields?

Healthcare

These field comprises prescription and over-the-counter pharmaceuticals, as well as solutions in the allergy and biopharma fields.

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Life Science

Innovative tools and laboratory supplies for the life science industry that make research and biotech production easier, faster, and more successful.

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Performance Materials

Specialty chemicals and functional materials, such as liquid crystals, chemical surface solutions, surface modification and functionalization, or high-tech materials for electronics.

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Additional Search Fields

Future technology products leveraging the fields of bio-sensing & interfaces, clean meat and liquid biopsy. These nascent areas are part of the innovation fields which we are exploring for new business opportunities.

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Take your chance!

The Merck Accelerator – a world of possibilities for your startup! Check out our programs in our headquarters in Germany, Africa, and China to find your perfect fit! Join the global Merck network and connect with over 50,000 experts and alumni across 66 countries all over the world.

We are currently evaluating applicationsfor our Accelerator HQ Program that will start in January 2019 in our Innovation Center in Darmstadt.

If you want to apply for our upcoming Accelerator Program in China, applications are open until the end of January. Don´t miss your chance!

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Big bang startups
Startups with the potential to reshape their industries

These are just three of the startups we are supporting through the Merck Accelerator program. Make sure to explore all our startups via the button below!

Agranimo

A software to track, analyse and forecast field conditions in real-time by tracking location specific sensor data.

Biotx.ai

A machine learning platform that identifies significant patterns in biomedical data to create innovative diagnostics and therapies.

ChemAlive

A machine learning software designed to enable non-experts to perform cheap and fast state-of-the-art quantum chemistry solutions.

We are part of GAN!

We belong to the Global Accelerator Network. When you choose a GAN Accelerator, you know you’re joining a program with an incredible track record of supporting startups.

Any questions?

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