Workspace & Accelerators
The Accelerator provides up to $170,000 in funding and mentorship. The Incubator is a year-round community for edtech entrepreneurs, faculty and students at NYU.
Anchored at NYU Abu Dhabi, startAD supports the entrepreneurship ecosystem through education initiatives and the creation of startups.
Twice a year YCombinator invests $120K in a large number of startups (recently 105). The startups move to Silicon Valley for 3 months, during which YC works intensively to get them into the best possible shape to refine their pitch to investors.
WeWork provides shared workspace, community, and services for entrepreneurs, freelancers, startups and small businesses.
Located on the Brooklyn waterfront, 1776 Members become part of a vibrant community of mission-driven innovators and benefit from workshops, mentors and workspace.
Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator (ERA) combines seed capital, hands-on help and a co-working location with an expert team to positively impact the trajectory of early-stage startups. ERA runs two, four-month programs per year.
The 500Startups 4-month seed programs provides participants with mentorship, hands-on sessions with startup experts, and a shared office space with other founders.
Expa works with proven founders to develop and launch new companies. After 10 years designing and building consumer services, the Expa team has identified many techniques that help create successful companies.
Raise startup funding and gain critical insight to help launch your business through the startup accelerator and development program at Techstars
The R/GA Accelerator is designed for startups developing connected hardware products and software services with the goal of helping them to build businesses and brands that can scale. It is a three-month, immersive, mentor-driven program.
XRC Labs is an innovation accelerator for the next generation of disruptors in the retail and consumer goods sectors.
URBAN-X guides founders in design, manufacturing, engineering, marketing, community building and branding. Urban-X connects startups with the leading community of founders, investors, companies and city officials.
Game Innovation Lab:
The Game Innovation Lab brings together faculty and students from NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering doing research focused on games as an innovation challenge. The Lab’s emphasis is on the technical/engineering/science side of games and simulations.
Urban Future Lab:
Programs include ACRE, a business incubation program for pre-seed to series A startups, PowerBridgeNY, a proof-of-concept center commercializing research from local universities, and Clean Start, an advanced diploma from NYU for people seeking a transition into the cleantech sector.
Digital Future Lab:
This is a 12-24 month program for early stage companies in digital media, augmented and virtual reality, video, and cloud computing.
Data Future Lab:
This is a 12-24 month program for early stage companies using artificial intelligence, machine learning, or building intelligent agents, or data/AI for industry ventures.
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