GIN for international startups


GIN connects your startup with investors, incubators and accelerators

The Global Incubator Network (GIN) supports you in expanding your business internationally. GIN 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.


GIN offers you:

  • Support in setting up your European base in Austria with a 2-week incubation program, giving you access to the EU and CEE markets with over 500mn customers
  • 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

The Global Incubator Network (GIN) is the single contact-point for startups, investors and incubators aiming to internationalize your businesses. GIN supports Austrian startups with entering new markets in the target regions (Japan, Singapore, Hong Kong, Israel and South Korea) with the goInternational program.

GIN incubator program:

  • Needs-assessment through the GIN program management
  • Recommendation on further procedure/strategy in the internationalization process
  • Establishing contact with national and international partners (e.g. Advantage Austria)


Tailor-made support:

  • Needs-assessment through the GIN program management
  • Recommendation on further procedure/strategy in the internationalization process
  • Establishing contact with national and international partners (e.g. Advantage Austria)

Find out more about the goAustria programs:

  • Current program taking place in June 2017 (Application open).
  • Next goAustria program is scheduled for October 2017. Application period starting in February 2017.
  • For information on the previous goAustria programs please have an insight


Find out more about the GIN goInternational programs:

  • This year, there will be two international programs: goHongKong (taking place June 19 - July 12) and goTelAviv (from May 5-to May 26)
  • The first goTelAviv program took place in May 2016 with 10 Austrian startups in Tel Aviv.

Overview of GIN services for startups coming to Austria:

GIN services for startups