• The Startup Factory
    We help startups grow into successful enterprises

What We Do



We are a startup accelerator based in Rome, Italy, and certified by the Italian Government. We are operated by LVenture Group, a publicly listed venture capital company that provides our startups with funding and network. Twice a year, we select a new batch of early-stage startups for our acceleration program.


Micro-seed funding (€30K cash + €50K facilities) in return for 9% equity.


Two weeks sprints, demo days, business checks and 9 startup management seminars.


50+ international executives along with partners, sponsors and network of investors.


Latest Updates

  • banner trento-02 Security Challenge: Startups wanted – TRENTO - Security Challenge is a unique startup program aimed at building cyber security companies from scratch. The program is run by our accelerator and promoted by Cisco Systems and the venture capital firm LVenture Group. One-of-a-kind startup accelerator for cybersecurity In 2015, the global cyber security market reached a value of $75 billion...
  • open space nuovo 5 tips to get into our next Startup Acceleration Program - You still have about 2 months to apply to get into our startup accelerator in 2017! In five months, we will help your startup go to the market and reach explosive growth through a micro-seed investment and a balanced mix of management courses, hands-on support and business insights provided by our...
  • techfounders_fb Atooma is among TechFounders startups - Atooma, a startup in LVenture Group’s portfolio, which has operated in our Accelerator for a long time, has been selected to take part in the TechFounders international Acceleration Program in Munich, Germany. Atooma is an artificial intelligence system dedicated to companies which creates proactive automations based on the user’s life....
  • Qurami-July-16 Great news! Qurami closes a new investment round - Qurami, the startup that has created the popular app allowing to queue remotely and book a wide range of services through smartphones, closed a major investment round. After the last round of 590 thousand Euros from Unicredit, LVenture Group SpA and IAG, the fund R204 Partners S.p.A., led by Italian...
  • Le Cicogne luiss enlabs aucap News from the Accelerator: Le Cicogne raised €355k in seed funding - Le Cicogne, startup that enables parents and babysitters to get in touch easily and quickly, just closed a new round of funding of €355k. The investment was made by LVenture Group, Bertoldi Holding, Club Acceleratori, Club Italia Investimenti, PiCampus, and some business angel from the platform SiamoSoci.com According to Monica Archibugi,...
  • call acceleration program loghi 3 essential requirements to get into our Startup Acceleration Program - A couple of weeks ago we have opened our call for startups. We are looking for disruptive digital startups to support in their go-to-market strategy, achieve traction and generate initial revenues. If you’d like to apply, here’s 3 essential requirements you must have to increase your chance to get into...
  • open space nuovo Why you should apply to our Startup Acceleration Program - Are you ready to put yourself on the line and become the next winning entrepreneur but are wondering what the benefit of an acceleration program is? If your answer is yes, keep reading! In less than five months, the LUISS ENLABS Acceleration Program supports startups in their go-to-market strategy, achieve...
  • call acceleration program loghi Application Open for our Startup Acceleration Program: Apply now! - The day has finally come: the application for our next Acceleration Program, powered by Startup Europe within the Twist program, is now open! Are you ready to take a chance, put yourself on the line, work hard 24/7 and live one of the most engaging experiences of your life?   APPLY...
  • “Doing new things is easy. What is hard is doing them well. This is what we learned at LUISS ENLABS. #keeppushing”

    Roberto Macina - Qurami, CEO

  • “They say a kick in the ass is the best way to learn something. True! During the acceleration program you get 5 months of it and… it works!”

    Monica Archibugi - Le Cicogne, CEO


via Marsala  29 H, 00185 Roma


+39 06 4547 3124



A unique #startup program aimed at building #cybersecurity companies even from scratch. Apply now: https://t.co/DzOV7htpba
Join us on 06/09 at @EIT_Digital in Trento to discover our #startup program Security Challenge and pitch your idea! https://t.co/xHrPstJ0KT
È aperta la call per la #SecurityChallenge powered by @CiscoItalia. Scopri di più: https://t.co/RU6dFKa6ZT https://t.co/fdaHo86VbG

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