Silicon Valley Beautytech Acceleration Program

Past event


Full datetime event: 

Thursday, May 31, 20180:00


Silicon Valley HQ
GSV Labs, 585 Broadway, Redwood City, CA 94063


Combining forces, igniteXL and Draper University are introducing the Silicon Valley’s first fully immersive BeautyTech Acceleration Program to support fast-growing beautytech companies from all around the world. Ten ​early-stage promising startups with a working prototype will be selected to join the program from June 24th to July 12th for a 3-week intense immersive program to accelerate their development and growth.

Who should apply:
• Beautytech startups with unique product innovations in beauty, fashion, health, and well-being
• Technology startups that have specific capabilities in the following sectors: augmented reality, virtual reality, artificial intelligence, machine learning, and social commerce
• Early-stage companies that are focused on digital services in beauty including devices, diagnostic tools, product personalization and customization, and service platforms (booking engines, social-selling marketplaces, etc.)

• Housing for the duration of the program
• Co-working space for the duration of the program
• Individual pitch coaching by SV’s legendary VC Tim Draper & Jesse Draper
• Custom-designed beautytech focused program
• Access to industry’s best practice through workshops and panels
• Access to mentors with vast expertise of the beauty and related industries
• Exposure to tech and beauty industry media and brands
• Exposure to vast network of early-stage investors
• Global network of startup founders and professionals
• Access to Draper’s startup acceleration program throughout the program
• Access to beautytech networking events throughout Silicon Valley
• Basic US incorporation service by a top Silicon Valley law firm, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati

We look forward to hearing from you!