It’s a project created by the Vice Presidency of the Government, Employment and Business Competitiveness, through the Regional Center for Handicrafts.
It is the first incubator in the Azores to support projects and business ideas in the area of handicrafts, especially in the areas of weaving, wool, pottery, ceramics, among others. It is located in the center of the city of Ponta Delgada in a rehabilitated historical building, with work spaces to welcome the entrepreneurs.
We offer fully equipped spaces, tailor-made training and consulting, access to financing solutions and support for the marketing of products and services. It is a space and a community designed to develop your creativity and grow your business through a complete set of services and unique conditions.
The AZORES CRAFTLAB incubator is a place created to welcome companies/projects, identifying opportunities and turning them into lucrative businesses, offering a structure configured to stimulate, facilitate and favor their development.
INCUBATION AND MENTORING
It offers a set of incubator services, training, support in accessing funding sources, through partnerships and also mentoring services provided by experts to help those starting out, all within an adequate range of infrastructures.
AZORES CRAFTLAB offers a large cowork room where entrepreneurs can share their experiences in a dynamic and common work space.
Designed to welcome entrepreneurs, we have created small offices that guarantee more individualized and private work to create your project.
We virtually incubate companies and entrepreneurs, who can benefit from coaching actions, specialized business consulting, participation in events and complementary activities.
Adapted to welcome the entrepreneurs for trainings, meetings and events, we have a meeting room, a training room, a cowork room, a canopy, a lounge and a promotional space. They are ideal spaces that we think about in your business and in the community.