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Google Accelerator program selects Brazilian startups which may foster next generation of unicorns

Bothub, Caju, DeOnibus, GoFind, Isportistics, Jobecam, Loft, Neomed, Promobit and Real Valor are the staturps that have been selected

The giant tech Google announced the Brazilian startups that will be part of Google Launchpad Accelerator group program. Photo: Shutterstock

Google announced the Brazilian startups that will be part of the Google Launchpad Accelerator program: Bothub, Caju, DeOnibus, GoFind, Isportistics, Jobecam, Loft, Neomed, Promobit and Real Valor.

The program is directed to top growth-stage Brazilian startups. Google’s aim is to find and develop leaders who will foster the next generation of Brazilian unicorns. Based at Google’s Campus in São Paulo, these startups will now have specialized product support, as well as access to Google’s AI/ML, Cloud, Android, and Web experts.

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The companies that successfully applied to the program will have three months of personalized and individual mentoring, credits on Google products and access to the network of startups that have already gone through Google for Startups programs. Mentoring sessions with experts start today.

We are very excited to contribute to the innovation capacity of the Brazilian startup ecosystem, helping companies to make their processes even more intelligent and efficient, and thus scale their business

Rodrigo Carraresi, Google for Startups Accelerator manager in Brazil, to CanalTech

It will be the 5th edition and because of the coronavirus pandemic, it will be held online. More than 30 Brazilian startups that have grown and established themselves in the Brazilian market have already gone through the program, including Loggi, Grupo Zap and Nubank.