Academic Start-up Incubator

INiTS is Vienna’s top high-tech incubator owned by the Vienna Business Agency, Technical University Vienna, and University of Vienna.

INiTS has gained a reputation as one of the leading start-up incubators worldwide since its establishment in 2002. According to the Swedish research Initiative UBI Global, it is the number one incubator of its kind in the German-speaking world.

Its pre-incubation and incubation programs are designed to help entrepreneurs with an academic background to set up and successfully develop their own business.

During the incubation phase, the incubees receive tailor-made consulting services, cutting-edge training and mentoring; benefiting from the vast network of mentors, investors, and corporates that INiTS has built up over the years.

Additionally, INiTS is continuously challenging its start-ups by means of the unique “Collaborative Business Modelling” approach and supports the best of them with „Startkapital“, the smart funding program for top start-ups.