4 April 2013 – Venture Lab, a recent NDRC-supported accelerator, is seeking applications for a new mentoring programme initiative. Venture Lab provides a tailored technology accelerator dedicated to commercialising novel technology and engineering advances. Its services seek to grow opportunities for promising start-ups, specifically geared towards large or new markets, in research commercialisation of the ICT space. Venture Lab acts as a transformational service taking the outputs of EI, SFI, EU Framework programme and research centres and preparing them for various channels of investment.
Venture Labs services include:
- Access to an intensive accelerator programme
- The opportunity to work alongside the Venture Lab team
- Peer to Peer learning
- IP Licence provision
- Access to a network of investors and potential corporate strategic partners
- Various other services tailored towards researchers, academics, entrepreneurs and venture teams
Venture Lab is oriented at university and research-originated, IP-heavy, ICT start-ups. It is aiming to build selective relationships with high-capability teams with the potential to be ready for funding within 6-9 months.
For more information about Venture Lab and its application process, contact email@example.com