Acabiz is a crowdsourcing platform, which allows academics (PhD and above) to provide direct consultancy services to companies.
For companies (SMEs, large corporations, NGOs), Acabiz is a way to source Knowledge & Know-How from extremely qualified experts, while for academics it is a way to monetise their knowledge and get in touch with businesses interested in their research.
Registering and posting Knowledge Requests on Acabiz is free.
Company contact details
Via Cesare Battisti, 1
20122 Milan, Italy
Brief business history
Acabiz S.r.l. was formed in April 2010
www.acabiz.com was lanched in April 2011
Currently, Acabiz working language is English.
Seed Investment from Finlombarda: Eur 65k
Success to date
Since its launch, Acabiz has grown into a well developed crowdsourcing platform with a large number of highly qualified academics (more than 2,500 across most subjects and geographies) and companies.
Excellent media coverage, including a featured article on Forbes
Good users' feedback (we are currently working on the next site release)