Accelerators & Networks

Programmes and incubators that can help you develop your idea and get it off the ground - fast!

Accelerator Programmes

Looking to take your idea to the next level, fast? Accelerators are a great way of getting seed investment as well as a programme of activity to keep you on track.

Creative Destruction Lab

Creative Destruction Lab (CDL) is a nonprofit organisation that delivers an objectives-based program for massively scalable, seed-stage, science- and technology-based companies.


MathWorks Accelerator helps startups advance their development and ELab startups can get technical support and guidance from domain experts, plus free access to industry-proven software. 


Each year, Techstars choose over 500 early-stage companies to join one of our 3-month, mentorship-driven accelerators, investing $120K and providing hands-on mentorship and access to the Techstars network for life.

Y Combinator

Twice a year Y Combinator invest $500,000 per company in a large number of startups. They work intensively with the companies for three months, to get them into the best possible shape and refine their pitch to investors.

Incubators & Networks

Take your business from fledgling to high-flyer with a industry-specific programme of support and access to valuable networks.

Indie Bio

Indie Bio’s mission is to turn scientists into entrepreneurs who can save lives and the planet. It’s the world’s first accelerator devoted to startups that use biology to solve the world’s largest problems.

South East Health Technology Alliance (SEHTA)

SEHTA provides business support to its members who represent health technology SMEs, health professionals, care providers and academia. And it’s free to join!