GIN for international startups


GIN connects your startup with investors, incubators and accelerators


GIN supports you in expanding your business internationally and connects you with experts and investors. We offer opportunities to meet like-minded people to share ideas and experiences. Gain valuable insights, get access to our tailor-made expert program and explore various incentives with goAustria.  



goAustria is a tailor-made acceleration program with the aim to support international startups in setting up a European base in Austria 

Through this initiative GIN offers you:

  • 2-week acceleration program, giving you access to the EU and CEE markets with over 500m customers
  • your individualized internationalization process with goAustria Individual, at any time
  • access to funding schemes (debt or equity), working infrastructure (incubators), experts and corporates via the GIN partners
  • stable networks to establish your business in Austria and the EU

GIN for Austrian startups


GIN connects your startup with investors, incubators and accelerators


GIN looks for Austrian startups that want to cross borders and aim to expand internationally. GIN supports Austrian startups in entering new markets in the target regions (Japan, Mainland China, Singapore, Hong Kong, Israel and South Korea) with the goAsia program.



GIN goAsia is a tailor-made acceleration program for Austrian startups aiming to internationalize to the GIN target regions. 

Through this initiative GIN offers you:

  • needs-assessment through the GIN program management
  • recommendation on further procedure/strategy in the internationalization process
  • get in touch with investors, manufacturing partners, distributors & other stakeholders
  • establish new connections with national and international partners (e.g. Advantage Austria)
  • match with personal startup mentor from the target region


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GIN services for outgoing startups Austrian startups aiming to internationalize to Asia