Looking for the CEE Future Makers

Future Makers is a start-up incubator for future-oriented business ideas. In its 4th edition, Future Makers is aimed at young people aged between 18 and 30 and will engage 50 teams from 11 countries in Central and Eastern Europe. The digital incubator includes international mentorship; business, tech and foresight workshops & masterclasses; access to a global community of changemakers in Futures Space; feedback sessions and investment pitches with CEE Investment Funds and 20.000 euro in awards.

Social Innovation Solutions, the organizer of Future Makers is an organization offering consultancy and support for NGOs, corporations & policymakers on social impact, future trends, and innovation. SIS manages educational programs and business competitions like Social Impact Award, Future Makers & Future Accelerator, conversation platforms like Future Summit, Future Talks & Future Magazine, the Future Youth Fellowship as well as executive education in foresight through Future Lab.

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Future Makers

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We connect a CEE network of youth entrepreneurs to investors, policy makers & global organizations.


We support 50 early-stage business ideas to become market-ready & investable


We motivate youth to become entrepreneurs and professionals, by promoting success stories in the field.


The Future Makers project is organized by Social Innovation Solutions with support from Raiffeisen Bank Romania and ENEL Romania, in collaboration with the Global Shapers Bucharest Hub.

Organizers & Partners

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