the first time that Google organizes the StartUp Growth Lab in Portugal, an acceleration program from Google for Startups. In all, the company selected eight startups that will have access to mentoring and workshops, with the aim of accelerating their growth, over two months.
The areas of Portuguese startups are diverse, from a fintech in the insurance sector to a sustainable fashion marketplace. All of them will gain more knowledge about promotion tools, measurement and results analysis, video and sprint design focused on mobile and user experience, explains Google for Startups in a statement.
Nuno Pimenta, industry head of the startup, retail and travel areas at Google, explains that the goal is that "selected startups finish the program with the necessary knowledge and skills so that their business grows even faster. that is, the event has the help of portuguese startups and market specialists who will share their knowledge and encourage the exchange of information between the participants.
At the end of 2019, Google announced its first acceleration program for startups with social impact ideas, developed in a sustainable way. In the case of Google for Startups Accelerator: Sustainable Development Goals, the program guarantees chosen companies access to the best of Google: the people, the network and all its technology.