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Want to Discover Startup Ecosystem in Azerbaijan?

We've built Azerbaijan Startup Ecosystem (ASE) which is an online guidebook for aspiring entrepreneurs on Azerbaijani Startup Ecosystem (tax, incorporation, patent, license; incubators, techools, co-working spaces, competitions; funds, VCs; top startups and more).

Visit ASE here.

Want to take your idea to the next level?

You have a innovative startup idea and you want to fast track your idea to the next level? Then you are in the right address. Apply to ClimateLaunchpad and VentureBattle accelerators to achieve initial traction and showcase your product to potential investors at international arena.

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The World's Largest Green Business Idea Competition - ClimateLaunchpad

ClimateLaunchpad Azerbaijan 2017 National Final
We have successfully completed the national chapter of the world's largest cleantech competition - ClimateLaunchpad Azerbaijan 2017!

Last Saturday, on 5th August, we hosted the startup event of the year, ClimateLaunchpad Azerbaijan FINAL Pitch Show where 13 startups showcased their innovative products to the Jury after 2 months of intensive training and mentorship to get into top-3 startups. Winners of the competition were:

1st Prize Winner: Catalyser (
2nd Prize Winner: Emwaes
3rd Prize Winner: Sh2ower (

The top-3 startups will represent Azerbaijan in the Grand Final of ClimateLaunchpad on 17th & 18th of October, in Cyprus, Limassol.

In Grand Finale:
Top-10 winners in Grand Final win direct access to
18 months accelerator program in Switzerland with €95,000 investment
- Grand Final Winner: €10,000
- Second Prize: €5,000
- Third Prize: €2,500

Social Innovation Lab is the main organizer and official partner of ClimateLaunchpad in Azerbaijan.


Our main local supportors are AMEA Yüksək Texnologiyalar Parkı (gold sponsor) and Barama Innovation & Entrepreneurship Center (bronze sponsor).


We have been lucky to have the support of the main players in the startup ecosystem of Azerbaijan who are SUP Accelerator, NEXT STEP Innovation Center, Bakı Mühəndislik Universiteti, BEU Technopark, Global Startup Hub. Official media partners of the program are and Technote.

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Posted by ClimateLaunchpad Azerbaijan on Monday, August 7, 2017

One of the three women entrepreneurs Ivanka Trump mentioned at GES 2017

Ivanka Trump about Azerbaijani young woman entrepreneur Reyhan...Ivanka Trump recognizes efforts of 15 years of young woman entrepreneur, Reyhan Camalova, from Azerbaijan in 2017 Global Entrepreneurship Summit in India.

Reyhan Jamalova built her first startup, Rainergy in ClimateLaunchpad Azerbaijan 2017 pre-accelerator program organized and run by Social Innovation Lab to support local cleantech entrepreneurs on building their innovation and having access to global opportunities.

We would like to recognize and send our warm regards to our beloved woman entrepreneur and mentor Leyla Tagizade for her endless support and contribution to ClimateLaunchpad program in Azerbaijan!

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Posted by Social Innovation Lab on Tuesday, November 28, 2017

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