What is Mediapolis Accelerator

"Our primary goal for participating in the accelerator was networking with production companies. Here we succeeded beyond our expectations - thanks to Maccelerator and to those those who participated in the program. We have now sowed the seeds of a multi-streaming content ecosystem." - Marko Suoknuuti, Illuminated Rocks Oy
Fostering Start Ups

Fostering Start Ups

Mediapolis Accelerator is created to foster the work of start ups so they are successful quicker and will attract investments. Mediapolis Accelerator is commissioned by City of Tampere and operated by Digital Media Finland Oy.

Building Networks

Building Networks

Mediapolis Accelerator builds up a network of contacts and helps companies implementing plans. Its actions are quick and relevant.

Growth and Financing

Growth and Financing

Accelerator provides the tools for attaining growth and financing, guiding you through product development and marketing processes. In the accelerator program you work together, benefiting from each other’s experience.

 WHO IS ACCELERATOR FOR?

WHO IS ACCELERATOR FOR?

Mediapolis Accelerator is created for start up companies in the media field. Acceleration covers all aspects of content creation, delivery and consumption. It is meant for agile companies in digital media and media business related services, who aim for international market and rapid growth. The focus is on companies based in Pirkanmaa region but companies from elsewhere are eligble, too.

"Maccelerator has provided us with a great facility to produce the pilot version of our game, Skábma - Polar Night. Besides the facility the program has offered us great tools to develop our business model and strategies."
- Pekka Sorri, Marjaana Auranen & Sahin Cengiz, Red Stage Entertainment Oy
(Photo by Mikko Karsisto)

WHAT DOES ACCELERATOR OFFER?

Accelerator offers monthly speaker series, share-outs, regular development reviews and demo opportunities with the investors. If you want to immerse yourself and your company in a creative, collaborative culture, designed to help you be a successful creator you were meant to be, join Mediapolis Accelerator.
14 COMPANIES ARE CHOSEN
14 COMPANIES ARE CHOSEN
For the first period
APPLICATIONS FOR THE SECOND PERIOD ACCEPTED FROM 15.1.2018
APPLICATIONS FOR THE SECOND PERIOD ACCEPTED FROM 15.1.2018
The acceleration period lasts seven months - second period starts 16.4.2018
YOU WORK IN MEDIAPOLIS
YOU WORK IN MEDIAPOLIS
Each month there will be several days of workshops, team meetings and other activities

Participating companies will...

”Maccelerator has helped us in numerous ways. Especially we have profited from the advice and company specific consulting from the Maccelerator professionals. In addition they have effectively used their networks and contacts to further our business. I don’t think there is a better media accelerator in Finland!” - Topias Takkinen, Newspek Oy

Latest news