Innova Up-3rd generation

Take your startup to the next level

INNOVA UP’s Program for Acceleration and Acceleration of Business (INNOVA UP) aims to support the development and acceleration of technological and non-technological base ventures, which are innovative and with high potential for scaling, through a proposal based on pre-acceleration, mentorship, networking for financing, commercial management, legal and financial advice, acceleration and capital raising.

This program is implemented in the framework of the activities of the Program of “Dynamization of the Ecosystem of Entrepreneurship and Innovation in Bolivia”. managed by CAINCO through its Innovation Agency “Santa Cruz INNOVA”, the same one that has the financing of the IDB Lab.


INNOVA UP is a private business accelerator that is born in the year 2020 in the framework of the initiatives of the Innovation Agency “Santa Cruz Innova” of CAINCO.

INNOVA UP promotes the development of enterprises and startups that generate impact through innovation in various sectors of the Bolivian economy, aiming to diversify the productive matrix of the country, enhancing the talent and generating sources of employment for Bolivians, thus contributing to the country’s social development.

Among its services INNOVA UP makes available to enterprises and startups programs of pre-acceleration and acceleration, spaces of Co Work, laboratories of Fab Lab, in addition to connecting them with large corporations affiliated to CAINCO, international cooperation entities, networks of mentors and networks of investors, which translates into opportunities of integration for the startups in the market.


For the selected entrepreneurs, the program offers:


Provides trainings and tools to develop value propositions and high-potential business models


Mentors will engage with members of the startup to support them, developing a customized work plan


The program promotes the link between Startup and networks of private investors or investors


March 3, 2021
Program dates Feb 4, 2021
Organizer Santa Cruz Innova
Website Visit website
Targets Bolivia
Sectors Sector agnostic
SDG (1)
1. No Poverty