ImpacTech 2018 – Startup Accelerator
Singapore & Thailand
ImpacTech 2018 program empowers for-profit, impact-driven founders in building startups that solve meaningful problems. The program is suitable for founders who believe solving pressing problems can sit hand-in-hand with building a successful company.
– Applications Open August 15th, 2018
– Application Deadline October 10th, 2018
– Start of the Program End of October, 2018
– Demo Day January 2019
Among the program focus areas: Education, Empower people with disabilities, Aging population, Environment, Food waste, Wellness and sports-tech, Social Inclusion, Social Inequality, Smart city/country, Transportation, Healthcare and another impact related areas.
Program Like No Other
ImpacTech’s acceleration programs starts by scouting for relevant startups and by defining each team’s goals and milestones. The selected startups will gain access to workshop and content sessions that not only help to build the foundation of their enterprise, but also inspire unique ideas and push the limits of their imagination. The startups will also enjoy mentoring sessions with mentors which will be closely assigned to them, according to their progress, needs and technical domain.
Join ImpacTech’s unique cross-cultural cohorts and experience possibilities like never before!
The sessions will run once a week, snacks and refreshments will be provided
Most sessions will start in the afternoon in SG (17:00) and lunch time in TH (13:00), excluding special workshops and events. You will know in advance the timings of each session.
After each session, you will be able to meet the domain expert, consult and schedule with her/him on any matter
The program is divided into ~12 weekly sessions
Weekly meeting with your mentor/s
ImpacTech directors are always available to help and assist you in any matter
Lifetime access to the ImpacTech worldwide network of entrepreneurs including, investors and partners
Government Grant and Investors
IN SINGAPORE: Startup SG Founder aims to provide funding to first-time entrepreneurs with an innovative business idea. The scheme provides up to $30,000 by matching $3 to every $1 raised by the entrepreneur. ImpacTech has been identified as Accredited Mentor Partner (AMP) for the Startup SG Founder grant. ImpacTech will submit eligible startups in the accelerator for the $30k grant.
Read more about the SG Founder grant
IN THAILAND: ImpacTech Thailand is a valued partner of the NIA (National Innovation Agency). Suitable startups can apply for an NIA grant with an endorsement from ImpacTech. NIA is also an official partner and supporter of the ImpacTech Thailand April 2018 cohort.
The program provides multiple opportunities to build relationships with leading investors and venture funds. The startups will engage in special sessions with investors and VC’s, meetings with influential and leading companies, participate in networking events and attend the final “Demo Day” when the startup will be presented to investors, VCs and various stakeholders.
We help you scale faster and higher
We expose you to industry leaders, mentorship and funding opportunities
We provide you with new commercial and business models
We expose you to different ways of thinking
We create leaders and success stories through working on the soft skills of the entrepreneurs and empower them with unique practical capabilities