Funds up to $25K per team
Takes 4% equity
Offers 5 Mentors
Funds 12 startups per year
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SMART CITY WORKS is the world's first BUSINESS ACTUATOR, a new class of business accelerator that can more rapidly move early stage ventures to commercialization, reduce risk for downstream investors, and improve likelihood of product uptake in the marketplace. We have a proven track-record of graduates and ventures growing and scaling the marketplace (see our website www.smartcityworks.io).

Our mission is to accelerate innovation and speed commercialization of solutions that improve the livability, operations, and resilience of cities. We are uniquely focused on urban tech -- infrastructure, the built environment, and on changing the way we design, build, live in and operate cities. Our Spring and Fall sessions are designed to propel graduating companies into the marketplace, endowed with proven products, and equipped with the skills to grow and compete for funding and market share. Graduating CEOs from our cohorts are our best validators of our value.

PROGRAM. Our 3-month ...
SMART CITY WORKS is the world's first BUSINESS ACTUATOR, a new class of business accelerator that can more rapidly move early stage ventures to commercialization, reduce risk for downstream investors, and improve likelihood of product uptake in the marketplace. We have a proven track-record of graduates and ventures growing and scaling the marketplace (see our website www.smartcityworks.io).

Our mission is to accelerate innovation and speed commercialization of solutions that improve the livability, operations, and resilience of cities. We are uniquely focused on urban tech -- infrastructure, the built environment, and on changing the way we design, build, live in and operate cities. Our Spring and Fall sessions are designed to propel graduating companies into the marketplace, endowed with proven products, and equipped with the skills to grow and compete for funding and market share. Graduating CEOs from our cohorts are our best validators of our value.

PROGRAM. Our 3-month intensive boot camp program begins with you. We work with you and your team to create a unique actuation plan tailored to the specific needs, challenges, and demands of your business. We connect startups with the best and most relevant mentors, investors, and partners from around the world for targeted courses and training, to support your specific corporate needs and commercial growth. We focus on business fundamentals and understanding the market, but also on overcoming technical hurdles. We also work to place the companies in pilots, test-beds, or with customers to validate and grow your business. You will participate in Thought Leadership Events, client events, city & community events, and other opportunities to improve your exposure to the market and help acquire customers and partners.

Each programĀ culminates with Demo Day, a 1-day event with investors, end-users, and corporations to help you move to testbeds and pilot projects, and scale your business.

Rolling admission for our Fall 2019 cohort begins May 14 - with applicants selected on a first come, first serve basis until the cohort is full. Our Fall program begins September 24.

APPLY NOW: We are the best at what we do and look to partner with the best IoT/ urban tech companies to make a real and lasting impact and grow great companies and change the world with meaningful and significant outcomes. Apply or write to us now.
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Staff

Dan Woolley
Admin
Dan Woolley Director, Cohort Ops
David Heyman
Admin
David Heyman Co-Founder and CEO
Gregory Sauter
Admin
Gregory Sauter Co-Founder
Robert Mazer
Admin
Robert Mazer Co-Founder
Charles Gold
Admin
Ric Fleisher
Admin
Ric Fleisher Advisory Board
Tiffany Hosey
Admin
Tiffany Hosey I am an innovator, risk taker and self-believer. I created the vision of the company and designed and directed the software development.

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