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Transforming Smart City Visions into Reality by Providing Connections

Prasetia Dwidharma, in partnership with Digital Hub at BSD City and Sinar Mas Land are looking to select startups working to solve the challenges of urbanization, sustainable energy, mobility, parking system, property tech and retail industry by leveraging and optimizing data analytics and better management of supply and demand in urban life activities.

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About The Program

As part of the Prasetia Dwidharma and Digital Hub ecosystem, Escalate is an accelerator program designed to help enterprises connect with an ecosystem of providers to help deliver greater efficiencies, cost savings, safety, and sustainability.

We believe now is the right time to engage with the cutting-edge smart city related technologies that bring impact and have the opportunity to become a driver of urban planning and innovation.

Although each program lasts a few months, anyone who is selected to participate in our program automatically becomes a lifelong member of a community of mentors, entrepreneurs and industry experts. With an exceptional track record and a deep understanding of innovation, our goal is to find and empower talented founders in Indonesia.

Do you have a groundbreaking idea? 

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Our focus areas include:


Mobility: urban integrated means of moving people and goods

Parking System

Parking System:  tech-enabled solutions for parking management solutions

Property Tech

Property Tech: sustainable, efficient and digital innovation to address the needs of the property industry

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Energy & Sustainability

Energy & Sustainability: scarce resource management and optimization of resource usage

Data Analytics

Data Analytics: analytics to draw connections across disparate sources to reveal useful information for city planners

Retail Industry

Retail Industry: technologies that help customers’ shopping experience better

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Our Program


Tailored Mentoring

Escalate connects startups with mentors, top experts from the most relevant industry. Each startup has leverage to have their own Follow Up Mentor, who helps startups with their most challenging aspects of their business. Startups will be encouraged to request mentoring sessions with specialists from fields such as strategy, digital marketing, legal, and more.



Escalate Program kicks off with 6 days of online workshops taught by renowned “practitioners” (founders, investors, hackers).  Startups will receive basic business courses in subjects such as founding legal strategy, accounting and projection, growth hacking, and more.

Female Developers


Escalate provides access for startup to explore pilot project possibility with our corporate partners to test est their theories and vision, qualify feasibility and viability, and develop their business alongside professionals who have done it time and time again.

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Why Us?

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Tailored Mentorship

Over 30 carefully selected mentors from Smart City industry who provide hands-on support and valuable introductions

Improved time-to-implementation

Connection access to the leading corporates for pilot projects, and partnership opportunities to accelerate the realization of the startups vision

Increased business opportunities

Focus on nurturing joint business opportunities among Escalate’s ecosystem. Members also receive priority access to comarketing opportunities to help build awareness of the advances made possible through our collaboration

Important Schedule

September 10th, 2021

Submit your application now and our team will be in touch with you! Click the APPLY button below.

Registration Deadline

October - December 2021

Workshop & Mentoring Program

Selected participants will get access to our mandatory workshops & flexible private mentoring sessions with the industry experts.

January - February 2022


Selected participants will get a chance to be introduced to BSD Smart City and Digital Hub's ecosystem to test their theories and vision and qualify their products' feasibility and viability.

March 2022

Demo Day

Participants will get a chance to present some of their achievements during the program and meet potential investors and customers.

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