About CanAx Accelerator

CanAx is a 12 sessions acceleration program, over 3 months period, designed to upgrade the skills of early stage startuppers, located in the Negev region, developing innovative technologies in variety of verticals, from example: Biotech, Pharma, Foodtech, Drones, App Development, Green Energy, Medical Cannabis, Cleantech, Nanotech, IoT, Robotics & other tech solutions, that can benefit from professional mentoring, advanced laboratories and co-working space, international networking and funding.

The program is conducted Hybrid, virtually and physically at CanNegev Incubator in Yeruham, with a rich syllabus and professional speakers and mentors, as well as pitching to investors.

Graduates of the program will be evaluated by CanNegev Incubator management, and if selected might continue to CanRe program, offering up to 100K INS funding (equity free) or/followed by CanUp offering up to 3M NIS (for equity).

CanAx Accelerator Benefits :

• Participation is free of charge and no equity is taken
• Exclusive network of dedicated mentors in both technical and business aspects
• Access to Universities, Hospitals and Industry
• Prominent partnering companies, offering mentoring, networking and funding
• Venture Capital funding via CanNegev and Israel’s Innovation Authority
• Perks and credits from our tech partners

About CanNegev Incubator

CanNegev Incubator is the home for entrepreneurs and startups, aiming to transform Yeruham and the Negev region into a center of knowledge, research, development, and technological innovations.

CanNegev offer financial and professional support along with the right mentoring and guidance that includes laboratories and supportive working environment, to grow your company at the most optimal way with the highest likelihood for success. We also offer VC funding, international access to the partners, and extensive networking.

Our Partners

Israel’s largest medical cannabis company

A leading global healthcare company

The world’s leading crowdfunding

Yeruham Local Council

Israel Innovation Authority

2nd Cohort Startups

CanAx is calling

Entrepreneurs and startuppers with early-stage technologies to submit your applications in the following vertical (but not only):



App Development

Green Energy

Medical Cannabis




Watch our 1st cohort graduates pitch to investors

Prerequisites for Admission

A startup with technological or functional innovation.

A startup with full intellectual property rights for development and usage.

A startup which doesn’t participate at the same time in another program of the Israeli Innovation Authority.

Willingness to develop and operate the startup in Yeruham city or Negev region.

Residents of Yeruham or Negev region- Preference.

Team of 2 or more- Preference

Apply Now

For questions write to Tal Catran – CanAx Accelerator – Program director

[email protected]
Mobile: 050-5349858


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