Columbia University

Technology Ventures

DEADLINE: Applications for Urban-X Accelerator

November 29, 2016

Focusing on the convergence of Smart Cities, Connected Real Estate, Resilient Energy Systems, and the Future of Mobility, Big Data, and Digitalization of Urban Infrastructure, Urban-X is looking for pre-seed startups, founders, and hungry risk-takers working on technology for intelligent cities, urban hyper-growth, and society-scale challenges.

Applications are now open for Urban-X’s cohort 02, which will kick off in October in NYC. Operated by MINI and SOSV HAX, Urban-X invests in and accelerates startups through a 4 month program, with hands-on mentorship, customer development, hardware engineering, design, partnerships, and fundraising help. Our network of over 100 mentors, prospective partners, customers, and policymakers is incredibly deep. Applications are competitive.

Chosen startups will receive $60,000 USD in seed capital investment plus significant in-kind software, hosting, and legal services, as well as the opportunity to hone your solution at HAX’s facilities in Shenzhen and BMW / MINI’s global operations in Munich.

Apply here