Watch BlockStart’s Q&A Webinar to learn more about the project and how to apply to our Open Call #3

In this Webinar, Nadine Teles and João Fernandes, part of the team behind BlockStart, presented BlockStart’s Acceleration Programme and the guidelines and procedures when applying for its Open Call #3, the final one. They showed the steps future applicants should take to apply and tips to choose the right track, based on lessons learned from Open Call #1 and #2.

Former alumni from BlockStart’s 1st Pilot stage –, startup developer, and Latitudo40, SME adopter of blockchain technology – were also invited to provide their testimonials of what is like to be part of the teams selected and how their companies have grown with the programme. Krzysztof Radecki, CEO of, spoke about his journey as a blockchain developer in BlockStart and how our mentors have provided a spot on support to help is company achieve its technology and business goals. Gaetano Volpe and Mauro Manente, CEO and CTO of Latitudo40, also provided a very interesting feedback on their experience in the programme as an SME adopter and very insightful tips on how to overcome some challenges related with the application process and the programme itself.

At the end of the Webinar, there was time for Q&A, where several future applicants’ questions were answered. As this will be BlockStart’s last Open Call, preparation is key when applying to our Acceleration Programme, as this will be blockchain startups and end-user SMEs willing to implement blockchain last chance to apply!

If you have not been able to join us on the 14th of April, you can watch the video recording of the Q&A Webinar for more information. We will also have a 2nd Webinar, that will be held on the 12th of May at 11am CET (Brussels Time) and you can register here. Don’t miss this chance to ask your questions live!


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If you think BlockStart may be a good fit for you:


Applications are open until 26 May at 5pm CET (Brussels Time). Read the Guidelines for Applicants and visit our FAQ section to ensure that you know everything there is to know about BlockStart before applying and, if you have any questions, send us an email to We will be happy to help!