APPLY FOR RLAB'S ACCELERATOR FOR EARLY-STAGE XR STARTUPS!
The RLab Accelerator program kicks off in September 2019 in the Brooklyn Navy Yard.
Applications are open until July 26, 2019.
WHO SHOULD APPLY
We are searching for the best early-stage augmented reality and virtual reality startups from every corner of the globe to join us at RLab, NYC’s new hub for spatial computing. Startups working in any industry are invited to apply, and we aim to build a diverse cohort of companies working on challenges from health to entertainment, enterprise, education, manufacturing or transportation.
RLab is a destination for startups, corporations, and investors who want to join the next wave of spatial computing. The RLab Accelerator with Super Ventures can help you take your startup to the next level with best-in-class mentors and experts, the smartest capital in XR, and a vast network of potential corporate partners from across every industry in NYC’s thriving global economy. Our community is a place where entrepreneurs can connect with like-minded XR innovators and get access to cutting-edge devices, emerging applications and use cases, and business trends.
WHAT THE PROGRAM INCLUDES
The 3-month RLab Accelerator program will run from September 13 - December 13, 2019. This program includes:
Dedicated work space at RLab in the Brooklyn Navy Yard
Potential equity investment from Super Ventures
Access to world-class mentors including leading AR & VR technology leaders and heads of industry and innovation
1:1 meetings and office hours with Super Ventures partners, and top mentors and experts in the field
Introductions to corporate partners seeking innovative XR technology and solutions
Programming that includes access to RLab trainings and workshops, and AWE events worldwide
RLab Accelerator Demo Day
Opportunity to pitch at AWE events, the world’s #1 XR event series with the largest gathering of global investors and commercial partners
Director of Corporate Innovation & Entrepreneurship, RLab
Investor, Samsung Next
CEO, Co-Founder, InsiteVR
Medical Virtualist, Clinical Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine, NYU Medical Center
Co-founder, NY Creative tech Week
Program Manager, Google AR/VR
Executive Director, RLab
Investor, Comcast Ventures
General Partner, White Star Capital
Director, Emphatic Computing Lab
Partner, Holmes Weinberg, Former Council, Magic Leap
Managing Director, General Catalyst VC
Founder, Managing Partner, Super Ventures
Chief R&D Officer, Mozilla
EdTech and Growth Strategist
Partner, VR Fund
Advisor & Mentor, Super Ventures
Writer, WorldBuilder, Immersive Experience Director/Designer, Founder, Tenfold Gaming Initiative
Head of AR/VR, Unity3D
Partner, Lux Capital
Sign up to attend an information session, which will take place online and in locations around New York City. Information sessions include a presentation about the Accelerator and Bootcamp programs, plus a Q&A.
Tuesday, July 9 at 8pm EDT. Registration closed.
Thursday, July 11 at 8am EDT. Registration closed.
Monday, July 15 at 8pm EDT. Register to join (online only).
Tuesday, July 23 at 5pm EDT.
Thursday, July 25 at 10:30am EDT. Register to attend in person at Columbia University.
Thursday, July 25 at 3:30pm EDT. Register to attend in person at Columbia University.
FAQ & MORE INFORMATION
Click here for frequently asked questions about the RLab Accelerator.
Questions? Please email accelerator[@]rlab.nyc.