What will the startups receive after joining the GE Accelerator program?Read More Close
Through the program, startups will have access to the relevant GE market-related information. This could include market opportunity assessments, technological and Domain assessment, mentors from GE and its customers/partners, as well as support on marketing and business development initiatives.
What kind of companies you are looking to work with?Read More Close
The Accelerator will target startups involved in areas that are aligned with GE business units and Domains listed.
We are looking to partner with Singapore-based startups which are fairly mature in their evolution (pre-series A and above), and in a later stage of innovation acceleration. Startup applications should be well evolved from a product/technology readiness perspective and have a proven solution, with clear validation from the industrial community.
How will you decide which companies will be accepted in the program?Read More Close
Applications will be evaluated based on a market assessment of needs, the solutions ability to meet those needs, and its potential for global commercial scalability.
When is the deadline to apply?Read More Close
Interested applicants are encouraged to contact us here . Applicants will be evaluated and accepted on a rolling basis. The Accelerator Program is open to all Singapore-based startups or global startups willing to move their HQ to Singapore.
Will GE Provide funding for these startups?Read More Close
GE Singapore will not be providing any funding directly. However, the startups will get to leverage our ecosystem which comprises of GE-Ventures, Government agencies, VCs, Corporates, Incubators/Accelerators. There will also be opportunities to monetize the solutions via joint go-to-market.
What about protecting my intellectual property – should I be worried about this?Read More Close
GE has a strong track record of ethical business practices. It has several existing partnerships in play with global companies that illustrate this fact.
What will be the role of the funds/investors once the startups join the accelerator?Read More Close
When a startup joins our accelerator program, their existing investors will continue to remain valuable in their portfolio and will continue with their fiduciary, operational, and social objectives.