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CanAx is a 10-week accelerator program, designed to upgrade the skills of startups developing novel solutions in any technological arena. CanAx is intended to take startups to the next level through professional mentoring, advanced laboratories, co-working space, international networking, and VC funding.

The CanAx program is free of cost and without equity dilution

Innovative solutions in all technological arenas

CAN grow in the NEGEV – at CanNegev!

Acceptance Criteria

Your project will be evaluated by a panel of industry experts. If there is an innovative aspect that meets a clear need, as well as an approach that could lead to a breakthrough product - it will be accepted to the Accelerator Program.

Future Opportunities

Graduates of the program will be evaluated by CanNegev Incubator steering committee, and if selected might continue to CanRe program, offering up to 100K INS funding (equity free) or/followed by CanUp offering up to 1.25M INS (for equity).

Benefits of The CanAx Program


The program is conducted virtually and physically (Hybrid) at CanNegev Incubator in Yeruham
over 10 sessions with a rich syllabus and professional speakers, including a Demo Day.

Yeruham is a growing town in Israel’s Negev region, currently expanding its foothold in the technological arena. CanNegev is building a unique ecosystem that includes
researchers, scientists, inhouse laboratories, collaborations with other R&D infrastructures nearby, and – coming soon -production facilities.

Program Director

Tal Catran is a prominent figure in the global innovation ecosystem, widely known as a veritable Guru on building accelerators, hubs, and startup ecosystems. Since 2012 he has founded 19 startup accelerators both in Israel and worldwide, conducting 70 cohorts that hosted close to 1,000 startups in his accelerators. Here at CanNegev Tal has successfully directed our first CanAx cohort!

Tal Catran



Launch call out for applications

First Stage


Screening best-suited applications by steering committee

Second Stage


Launching the acceleration program

Third Stage


End of program by Demo Day

fourth Stage


Screening top graduates for the CanRe / CanUp programs

Fifth Stage


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