Due Date: June 30, 2019

Applications are open for the FbStart Accelerator Program 2019 for Trainees and Start-ups The FbStart Accelerator at NG_HUB is a 6-month deep-tech focused accelerator program for visionary and ingenious groups utilizing innovative innovations to fix issues in our society and develop options for the future.

The accelerator supplies these groups with the assistance they require to develop and enhance worth driven items and match them with resources from Facebook and CcHUB. The research study and mentorship-driven program supplies groups with technical & service assistance and financing required to enhance their item for development. It is created for start-up and trainee groups developing options that make use of any of these innovations; Expert system, Data Science, Web of Things, Enhanced Truth (AR) and Virtual Truth (VR).

Classifications

The program is created to support groups in 2 classifications:

  • Onsite Velocity for Start-up Teams: Developed for start-up groups with existing items who have clients or are market-ready.
  • Virtual Velocity for Trainee Groups: Developed for Nigerian and Ghanaian trainees (BSc, MSc or PhD) with working models or the technical competence needed to develop desired options.

Advantages

Onsite Accelerator: Start-up Teams

Start-ups that are accepted into the program will get the following:

  • Equity-free financing: Start-up groups would get $20,000 in equity-free financing.
  • Hands-on assistance: Item advancement, service method & structure, monetary management and financial investment preparedness.
  • Access to technical specialists and service coaches from Facebook and CcHUB’s network
  • A workplace with high-speed web, conference room & more.

Virtual Accelerator: Trainee Teams

Trainee groups that are accepted into the program will get the following:

  • Equity-free financing of $10,000
  • Hands-on assistance: Item advancement, Service method & Structure, and Financial investment preparedness.
  • Access to technical specialists and service coaches from Facebook and CcHUB’s network
  • Possible access to workplace and high-speed web at partner centers.
  • A versatile program created with factor to consider to your scholastic commitments.

Eligibility

  • Onsite Accelerator: Start-up Teams

    • Have a practical item leveraging among these innovations; Expert system, Web of Things, Data Science, Enhanced Truth or Virtual Truth
    • Have actually acquired some users/customers.
    • Have a technical lead and creator (s) that are totally dedicated to business.
    • Have the prospective to interrupt or considerably boost their focus markets.
  • Virtual Accelerator: Trainee Teams

    • Be a BSc., MSc. or PhD trainee in a Nigerian/Ghanian greater organization as at July 2019.
    • Have an MVP (Minimum Viable Item)/ Model or have the ability to show that you have the capability to develop your desired service. Your service should utilize among these innovations; Expert system, Web of Things, Data Science, Enhanced Truth or Virtual Truth
    • Have a technical lead and creator (s) that are totally dedicated to business.

Application

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