Incubators

emerging market startups incubators

Startup Incubators Abound!  Here are just a few to check out:

Name: Astia, http://astia.org/ 
Date Founded: 1999 
Cities: San Francisco, New York, London, Bangalore 
Address: Twitter: http://twitter.com/astiasf 
First Class: 2003 
Total Classes: 
Total Companies Graduated: 255 
Notable Graduates: 
Founded by: CEO is Sharon Vosmek 
 

Name: DogPatch, dogpatchlabs.com

Date Founded:
Cities: Cambridge (MA), New York, San Francisco
Addresses:
– Cambridge, MA (222 Third St., 4th Floor)
– New York, NY (36 East 12th Street)
– San Francisco, CA (Pier 38 off Embarcadero)
Twitter: http://twitter.com/DogpatchLabs
First Class:
Total Classes:
Total Companies Graduated: 28
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Polaris Venture Partners
 

Name: Founder Institute, http://global.founderinstitute.com/
Date Founded: 2009
Cities: 16 worldwide (Silicon Valley, San Francisco, New York, Seattle, Los Angeles, San Diego, Denver, Washington DC, Boston, Houston, Singapore, Paris, Brussels, Berlin, Santiago, Bogotá)
Address: Palo Alto, CA 
Twitter: http://twitter.com/founding
First Class: Bay Area Summer 2009 Semester 
Total Classes: 25 
Total Companies Graduated: 250+ 
Notable Graduates: BookBrewer, BreezyPrint, CloudCanvas, Giv.to, Heliograph, KwiqApps, Micromobs, Profitably, Rentcycle, Retailigence, Skimble, Skydera, ShareSquare, Udemy
Founded by: Adeo Ressi
Next Deadline: Los Angeles due February 13. San Francisco due February 20th. San Diego, Berlin, Brussels, and Paris Due March 6th.
Next Class: Los Angeles, San Francisco, San Diego, Berlin, Brussels, Paris, New York, Washington DC, Boston.

Name: H-Farm, http://www.h-farmventures.com
Date Founded: 2005
Cities: Treviso, Italy (HQ), plus London, Mumbai and Seattle
Address: Tenuta Ca' Tron, Via Sile, 41 – 31056 Roncade, Treviso – Italy 
Twitter: http://twitter.com/hfarmventures
First Class: 2008 
Total Classes: 3 (theme based) 
Total Companies Graduated: 22 investments 
Notable Graduates: 
Founded by: Riccardo Donadon

Name: TechStars, http://www.techstars.org/

Date Founded: 2006
Cities: Boston, Boulder, New York and Seattle
Address:
Twitter: http://twitter.com/techstars
First Class: 2007
Total Classes: 7
Total Companies Graduated: 60
Notable Graduates: Socialthing (acquired by AOL acquired), Intense Debate (acquired by WordPress) 
Founded by: David Cohen, Brad Field, David Brown, Jared Polis
 

ARIZONA 

Name: Stealthmode Partners, http://stealthmode.com
Date Founded: 2006
City: Chandler
Address: 260 S Arizona Ave, Chandler, AZ 85225
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=4842894199
First Class:
Total Classes:
Total Companies Graduated:
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Francine Hardaway
 
CALIFORNIA
 
Name: AngelPad, http://angelpad.org/
Date Founded: 2010
City: San Francisco
Address:
Twitter: http://twitter.com/angelpadorg
First Class: Fall 2010
Total Classes: 1
Total Companies Graduated: 8
Notable Graduates: 
Founded by: Thomas Korte, Richard Chen, David Scacco, Vibhu Mittal
Next Deadline: December 1, 2010 
Next Class: Winter 2011 (February-April)
Name: Berkeley Ventures, http://www.berkeleyventures.com/
Date Founded: 2009
City: Berkeley
Address: 727 Allston way, Suite C, Berkeley, CA 94710 
Twitter: http://twitter.com/berkventures
First Class:
Total Classes: 
Total Companies Graduated: 7
Notable Graduates: 
Founded by: Chris Doner
 

Name: Central Valley Business Incubator, http://www.cvbi.org/
Date Founded: 1996
City: Fresno
Address: 1630 E. Shaw, Suite 163. Fresno, CA 93710
Twitter: http://twitter.com/CVBI
First Class:
Total Classes:
Total Companies Graduated:
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Current CEO is Kirk Nagamine
 

Name: The Environmental Business Cluster, http://www.environmentalcluster.org/

Date Founded: 1994
City: San Jose
Address: 10 South 3rd Street 5th Floor, San Jose, CA 95113
Twitter:
First Class:
Total Classes:
Total Companies Graduated: More than 150
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: City of San Jose and the San Jose State University Research Foundation. Executive Director is Melinda Richter
 

Name: I/O Ventures, http://www.ventures.io/

Date Founded: 2010
City: San Francisco
Address:
Twitter: http://twitter.com/io 
First Class: 2010
Total Classes: 1
Total Companies Graduated: 6 
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Aber Whitcomb, Ashwin Navin, Jim Young, Paul Bragiel
 

Name: Palo Alto Research Center, http://www.parc.com/
Date Founded: 1970 
City: Palo Alto
Address: 3333 Coyote Hill Rd., Palo Alto, CA 94304 
Twitter: http://twitter.com/parcinc
First Class: n/a 
Total Classes: n/a 
Total Companies Graduated: Some startup grads here:http://www.parc.com/services/industry-contributions.html?type=1
Notable Graduates: 
Founded by: XEROX
Next Deadline: n/a 
Next Class: n/a
Name: SSE Labs (Stanford University), http://sselabs.stanford.edu/
Date Founded: 2010
City: Palto Alto
Address:  
Twitter:
First Class: 2010 
Total Classes: 1
Total Companies Graduated: 7
Notable Graduates: 
Founded by: Cameron Teitelman
 

Name: The Start Project, http://thestartproject.com/
Date Founded:
City: Mill Valley
Address:
Twitter: http://twitter.com/thestartproject
First Class:
Total Classes:
Total Companies Graduated:
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Narendra Rocherolle, Nick Wilder, Julie Davidson, Josh Feiser, Mike Hirshland
 

Name: Y Combinator, http://ycombinator.com/

Date Founded: 2005
City: Mountain View
Address: 320 Pioneer Way, Mountain View, CA 94041 
Twitter: http://twitter.com/ycombinator
First Class: 2005 
Total Classes: 11
Total Companies Graduated: 208
Notable Graduates: Reddit (acquired by Conde Nast), Loopt, Posterous 
Founded by: Trevor Blackwell, Paul Buchheit, Paul Graham, Jessica Livingston, Robert Morris, Harj Taggar
 

COLORADO
 
Name: Business Incubator Center, http://www.gjincubator.org
Date Founded: 1987
City: Grand Junction
Address: 2591 B¾ Rd, Grand Junction, CO 81503
Twitter:
First Class:
Total Classes:
Total Companies Graduated: More than 200 companies
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Community leaders
 

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
 
Name: iStrategyLabs, http://www.istrategylabs.com/

Date Founded:
City: Washington
Address:
Twitter: http://twitter.com/corbett3000
First Class:
Total Classes:
Total Companies Graduated:
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Peter Corbett

GEORGIA

 
Name: Advanced Technology Development Center at Georgia Institute of Technology, http://atdc.org/

Date Founded: 1980
City: Atlanta
Address: 75 5th Street, NW, Suite 202, Atlanta, GA 30308
Twitter: http://twitter.com/atdc
First Class: 1986 
Total Classes:
Total Companies Graduated: 126
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: General Manager is Nina Sawczuk

Name: Shotput Ventures, http://www.shotputventures.com/

Date Founded:
City: Atlanta
Address:
Twitter: http://twitter.com/shotputventures
First Class: 2009
Total Classes: 1
Total Companies Graduated:
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: David Cummings, Sanjay Parekh, Allen Graber
 

ILLINOIS


Name: Excelerate Labs, http://www.exceleratelabs.com/
Date Founded:
City: Chicago
Address:
Twitter: http://twitter.com/exceleratelabs
First Class: 2010
Total Classes: 1
Total Companies Graduated: 10
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Sam Yagan
 

Name: Illinois Launch, http://business.illinois.edu/ael/illaunch/index.html
Date Founded: 2010
City: Champaign
Address: 270 Wohlers, MC-706, 1206 South Sixth St., Champaign, IL, 61820
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Academy-for-Entrepreneurial-Leadership-University-of-Illinois/298353658242
First Class: Summer 2010
Total Classes: 2
Total Companies Graduated: 13
Notable Graduates:

Founded by: Academy for Entrepreneurial Leadership (AEL) in the College of Business, University of Illinois

 

Name: Lightbank, http://lightbank.com/

Date Founded: 2010
City: Chicago
Address:
Twitter: http://twitter.com/lightbank
First Class: No classes per se but offers guidance and networking. If they believe a product or service is a match, an offer will be given.
Total Classes:
Total Companies Graduated:
Notable Graduates: Groupon
Founded by: Eric Lefkofsky, Brad Keywell
 

Name: Syncubator, http://www.syncubator.com/
Date Founded:
City: Chicago
Address: 322 S. Green Street, Suite 300, Chicago, Illinois 60607
Twitter: http://twitter.com/syncubator
 

Name: Technology Innovation Center,http://www.theincubator.com/dojo/32/index.html
Date Founded: 1986
City: Evanston
Address: 820 Davis St., Evanston, IL 60201
Twitter:
First Class:
Total Classes:
Total Companies Graduated: 350
Notable Graduates: Peapod

Founded by: Incubator Director is Tim Lavengood
 


Name: University Technology Park (IIT),http://www.universitytechnologypark.com/incubator/index.html
Date Founded: Grew out of feasibility study in 2000 by U.S. Equities and Knight Architects Engineers
City: Chicago
 

Name: Research Park at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign,http://researchpark.illinois.edu/
Date Founded:
City: Champaign 
Address: 60 Hazelwood Drive, Champaign, IL 61820
Twitter: http://twitter.com/uiresearchpark
First Class:
Total Classes:
Total Companies Graduated:
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Associate Director is Laura A. Frerichs
 

INDIANA

 
Name: Sproutbox, http://www.sproutbox.com/

Date Founded: 2008 
City: Bloomington
Address: 400 W 7th St #200, Bloomington, IN 47404
Twitter: http://twitter.com/sproutbox
First Class: 2009 
Total Classes: 8 [one company per cycle]
Total Companies Graduated: 8
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Brad Wisler, Mike Trotzke, Marc Guyer

LOUISIANA

Name: Greater New Orleans Inc, http://gnoinc.org/
Date Founded:
City: New Orleans
Address: 365 Canal Street, Suite 2300, New Orleans, LA 70130
 

Name: New Orleans BioInnovation Center, http://neworleansbio.com/
Date Founded: 2002
City: New Orleans
Address: 134 LaSalle St., New Orleans, LA 70112
Twitter
First Class:
Total Classes:
Total Companies Graduated:
Notable Graduates:
Founded by:  President is Aaron Miscenich

 

MASSACHUSETTS
 
Name: Massachusetts Biomedical Initiatives, http://massbiomed.org/

Date Founded: 1985
City: Worcester
Address: Gateway Park, 60 Prescott Street, Worcester, MA 01605
Twitter:
First Class:
Total Classes:
Total Companies Graduated: Over 50
Notable Graduates:

Founded by:  President and CEO is Kevin O’Sullivan
Next Deadline:
Next Class:

 

MICHIGAN
 
Name: Bizdom, http://www.bizdom.com/
Date Founded: 2007
City: Detroit (Cleveland launches in 2011)
Address: 5260 Anthony Wayne Drive, Detroit, Michigan 48202 
Twitter: http://twitter.com/bizdom
First Class: 2007
Total Classes: 4
Total Companies Graduated: 8 launched
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Dan Gilbert
Next Deadline: Accepting applications for 2011 session "within the next few months."
Next Class: Summer 2011

 

Name: Momentum, http://momentum-mi.com/
Date Founded: 2009
City: Grand Rapids
Address: 201 Monroe, NW Ste, 300, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Twitter: http://twitter.com/momentummi
First Class: 2009
Total Classes: 2
Total Companies Graduated: 7 
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Rick DeVos
Next Deadline: February 4, 2011
Next Class: Summer 2011

 

MISSOURI
 
Name: Think Big Partners, http://thinkbigpartners.com/
Date Founded: 2009
City: Kansas City
Address: 1800 Baltimore, 4th Floor, Kansas City, MO 64108
Twitter: http://twitter.com/thinkbigKC
First Class: 2011
Total Classes:

Total Companies Graduated:
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Herb Sih, Tyler Prochnow and Shannon Yarbrough 
Next Deadline:
Next Class: Launches Q1 2011 (the Percolator) 
 

NEW HAMPSHIRE
 Name: Idea Greenhouse, http://www.ideagreenhouse.biz/
Date Founded: 2010
City: Durham
Address:
Twitter: http://twitter.com/ideagreenhousnh
First Class:
Total Classes:
Total Companies Graduated:
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Tom Elliott
Next Deadline:
Next Class:
 

NEW YORK
Name: First Growth Venture Network, http://www.firstgrowthvn.com/
Date Founded: 2009 
City: New York
Address: 1251 Avenue of the Americas, New York, New York 10020
Twitter:
First Class: 2009 
Total Classes: 2 
Total Companies Graduated: 24 
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Executive Committee Chair is Ed Zimmerman 
Next Deadline: Applications open in July for fall 2011
Next Class: Spring 2011


Name: NYC Seed, http://www.nycseed.com/
Date Founded: 2008 
City: New York
Address: NYC Seed, Six MetroTech Center, Brooklyn, NY 11201
Twitter: http://twitter.com//NYCSeed
First Class: 2009 
Total Classes: 2 
Total Companies Graduated: 8 
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Partners include state government and non-profits, including Polytechnic Institute of NYU 

Next Deadline:

Next Class:  


 Name: NYU Polytech Incubators: BEST, Varick Street and NYC ACRE,http://www.poly.edu/business/incubators
Date Founded: 2004 (2009 for Varick Street and NYC ACRE)
City: New York
Address: Six MetroTech Center, Brooklyn, NY 11201
Twitter:
First Class:
Total Classes:
Total Companies Graduated:
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Polytechnic Institute of New York University
Next Deadline: Ongoing
Next Class:
 

Name: Rose Tech Ventures, http://www.rose.vc/incubator/
Date Founded:
City: New York
Address: 30 East 23rd Street – 8th Floor, New York, NY 10010-4439
Twitter:
First Class:
Total Classes:
Total Companies Graduated:
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: David S. Rose
Next Deadline: Applications open
Next Class:
 

NORTH CAROLINA
 
Name: Joystick Labs, http://www.joysticklabs.com/
Date Founded: 2010
City: Durham
Address:
Twitter: http://twitter.com/joysticklabs
First Class:
Total Classes: 1
Total Companies Graduated: 5
Notable Graduate:
Founded by: Juan Benito, Glen Caplan, Justyn Kasierski and Lawrence Steffann
Next Deadline: TBA 

Next Class: Summer 2011 
 
Name: Launch Box Digital, http://www.launchboxdigital.com/
Date Founded: 2007
City: Durham
Address: 334 Blackwell Street, Suite B-005 (American Underground), Durham, NC  27701
Twitter: http://twitter.com/launchboxdig
First Class: 2008
Total Classes: 3 
Total Companies Graduated: 24
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: John McKinley, Mark McDowell, Matthew Jacobson, Steve Lerner, Lee Buck, Chris Heivly
Next Deadline:
Next Class:
 

OHIO
 Name: Youngstown Business Incubator, http://www.ybi.org/
Date Founded: 1995
City: Youngstown
Address: 241 W Federal Street, Youngstown, OH 44503
Twitter: http://twitter.com/ybiTweets
First Class:
Total Classes:
Total Companies Graduated: 9 companies currently incubating 
Notable Graduates: Green Energy TV (acquired by Florida-based private equity firm) 
Founded by: CEO is James W. Cossler
Next Deadline:
Next Class:

 
PENNSYLVANIA

Name: AlphaLab, http://alphalab.org/
Date Founded: 2008
City: Pittsburgh
Address: 2325 East Carson Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15203
Twitter: http://twitter.com/alphaLab
First Class: 2008
Total Classes: 3
Total Companies Graduated: 21
Notable Graduates:
Founded by:  Innovation Works, director is Jim Jen.
Next Deadline: TBA
Next Class: January 4, 2011

 
Name: DreamIT Ventures, http://dreamitventures.com
Date Founded: 2007
City: Philadelphia
Address: PMB 263, 24 North Bryn Mawr Ave., Bryn Mawr, PA 19010
Twitter: http://twitter.com/dreamitventures
First Class: 2008
Total Classes: 3
Total Companies Graduated: 34
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: David Bookspan, Michael Levinson, Steven D. Welch, Kerry Rupp, Steve Barsh
Next Deadline: March 16, 2011.
Next Class: Summer 2011 (in New York) and fall 2011 (Philadelphia).
 

RHODE ISLAND
 
Name: Betaspring, http://www.betaspring.com/
Date Founded:
City: Providence
Address: One Davol Square, Providence, RI 02903
Twitter: http://twitter.com/betaspring
First Class: 2009
Total Classes: 2
Total Companies Graduated: 15
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Allan Tear, Owen Johnson, Jack Templin
Next Deadline: March 22, 2011.
Next Class: Summer 2011
 

SOUTH CAROLINA
Name: NextStart, http://www.nextstart.org/
Date Founded: 2009
City: Greenville
Address:
Twitter: http://twitter.com/sparkchs
First Class: 2009 
Total Classes: 1 (not clear if 2010 class took place) 
Total Companies Graduated: 4 in 2009 
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Public-private partnership
Next Deadline:
Next Class:


Name: Spark Charleston, http://www.sparkchs.com
Date Founded: 2010
City: Charleston
Address: 480 East Bay St, Charleston, SC 29403

Twitter: http://twitter.com/sparkchs
First Class:
Total Classes:
Total Companies Graduated:
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Chris Clark
Next Deadline:
Next Class:
 

TEXAS
 
Name: Austin Technology Incubator, http://www.ati.utexas.edu/
Date Founded: 1989
City: Austin
Address: 3925 West Braker Lane, Austin TX 78759
Twitter: http://twitter.com/ATI_UT
First Class:
Total Classes:
Total Companies Graduated: Over 200
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Dr. George Kozmetsky, director is Isaac Barchas
Next Deadline: Applications ongoing
Next Class:
 

Name: Capital Factory, http://www.capitalfactory.com/
Date Founded: 2009 
City: Austin
Address: 
Twitter: http://twitter.com/capitalfactory
First Class: 2009
Total Classes: 2
Total Companies Graduated: 10
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Joshua Baer, Sam Decker, Bryan Menell
Next Deadline: TBA
Next Class: Summer 2011
 

Name: Houston Technology Center, http://www.houstontech.org/
Date Founded: 1999
City: Houston
Address: 410 Pierce Street, Houston, TX 77002
Twitter:
First Class:
Total Classes:

Total Companies Graduated:
Notable Graduates:
Founded by:  President and CEO is Walter Ulrich
Next Deadline: Applications ongoing
Next Class:
 
Name: Tech Wildcatters, http://techwildcatters.com/
Date Founded: 2010
City: Dallas
Address: 3100 Carlisle St., Suite 209, Dallas, TX, 75204
Twitter: http://twitter.com/techwildcatters
First Class: 2010
Total Classes: 1 
Total Companies Graduated: 5
Notable Graduates: KeyRingApp (Mobestream media)
Founded by: Gabriella Draney and Jon Feld
Next Deadline: January 16, 2011
Next Class: February 28, 2011
 

 
UTAH
 
Name: BoomStartup, http://www.boomstartup.com/
Date Founded: 2010 
City: Canyon Park Technology Center in Orem
Address:
Twitter: http://twitter.com/boomstartup
First Class: 2010
Total Classes: 1
Total Companies Graduated: 10
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: John Richards, Robb Kunz, Jon Bradshaw
Next Deadline: Not accepting applications right now
Next Class:
 

VIRGINIA
 Name: Darden Business Incubator,http://www.darden.virginia.edu/web/MBA/Entrepreneurship/Practicum/Incubator/
Date Founded: 2001 [?]
City: Charlottesville
Address:
Twitter:
First Class:
Total Classes:

Total Companies Graduated:
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: University of Virginia Darden School of Business
Next Deadline: January 24, 2011
Next Class: Summer 2011

 
Name: Entrepreneur Center @NVTC, http://www.nvtc.org/tec/fasttrac.php
Date Founded: 2003
City: Herndon
Address: 2214 Rock Hill Road, Suite 300, Herndon, VA 20170
Twitter: http://twitter.com/EntrepreneurCtr
First Class:
Total Classes:
Total Companies Graduated:
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Director is Kristin D'Amore
Next Deadline: January 21, 2011 for FastTrac® TechVenture
Next Class: March to May 2011
 

WISCONSIN
 
Name: University Research Park & MGE Innovation Center at the University of Wisconsin, http://www.universityresearchpark.org/
Date Founded: 1984
City: Madison
Address: 510 Charmany Drive, Suite 250, Madison, WI 53719
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/pages/University-Research-Park/69722002556
First Class:
Total Classes:
Total Companies Graduated:
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Director is Mark D. Bugher
Next Deadline:
Next Class: 

OUTSIDE THE UNITED STATES
 
AUSTRALIA
Name: Seed Accelerator, http://www.seedaccelerator.com/
Date Founded: 2009
City: Sydney
Address: 
Twitter: http://twitter.com/SeedAccelerator 
First Class: 
Total Classes: 
Total Companies Graduated: 
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Patrick Driessen
Next Deadline: 
Next Class:  

 
Name: StartMate, http://www.startmate.com.au/
Date Founded: 2010
City: Sydney
Address: 
Twitter: http://twitter.com/startmate
First Class: January 2011
Total Classes: 
Total Companies Graduated: 
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Niki Scevak
Next Deadline: TBA
Next Class:  

 

CAMEROON


Name: ActivSpaces, http://activspaces.com
Date Founded:
City: Buea
Address:
Twitter: http://twitter.com/activspaces
First Class:
Total Classes:
Total Companies Graduated:
Notable Graduates:
Founded by:
Next Deadline:
Next Class:

 

CANADA

Name: Extreme Venture Partners, http://www.extremevp.com/
Date Founded: 2008
City: Toronto
Address: 69 Yonge St, Suite 600, Toronto, Ontario M5E 1K3, Canada
Twitter: http://twitter.com/ExtremeVP
First Class: Summer 2009
Total Classes: 2
Total Companies Graduated: 6
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Amar Varma and Sundeep Madra
Next Deadline: TBA
Next Class: Summer 2011

Name: Inno-centre, http://www.inno-centre.com
Date Founded: 1987
City: Montreal and Quebec
Address: 550 Sherbrooke Street West, Suite 200, Montréal, Quebec, H3A 1B9 Canada
Twitter: 
First Class: 
Total Classes: 
Total Companies Graduated: over 150
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: President and CEO is Claude Martel
Next Deadline: 
Next Class:  

Name: Montreal Start Up, http://montrealstartup.com
Date Founded: 2008
City: Montreal
Address: 
Twitter: http://twitter.com/msu
First Class:
Total Classes:
Total Companies Graduated: 15
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Daniel Drouet
Next Deadline: Not investing right now
Next Class:


Name: Year One Labs, http://www.yearonelabs.com/
Date Founded: 2010
City: Montreal
Address: RPM Montreal, 420 Guy St. (just south of Notre Dame), Montreal, QC H3J 2L2
Twitter: http://twitter.com/rayluk, http://twitter.com/byosko
First Class:
Total Classes:
Total Companies Graduated: Invested in two companies
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Raymond Luk, Ben Yoskovitz, Alistair Croll, Ian Rae
Next Deadline: Applications ongoing
Next Class:


CHINA

Name: Chinaccelerator, http://chinaccelerator.com/
Date Founded: 2010
City: Dalian
Address: 
Twitter:  http://twitter.com/chinaccelerator
First Class: 2010
Total Classes: 1
Total Companies Graduated: 6
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Initiative of SOSventures and supported by Sean O'Sullivan and Cyril Ebersweiler
Next Deadline: 
Next Class:  

 
Name: Innovation Works, http://en.chuangxin.com/
Date Founded: 2008
City: Beijing
Address: 
Twitter: 
First Class: 2008
Total Classes: 2
Total Companies Graduated: 8
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Kai-Fu Lee
Next Deadline: 
Next Class:  

 

DENMARK

Name: Startupbootcamp, http://www.startupbootcamp.dk
Date Founded: 2010
City: Copenhagen
Address: Kristen Bernikows Gade 6, 4 sal, 1105 Copenhagen, Denmark
Twitter:  http://twitter.com/bootcampdk
First Class: 2010
Total Classes: 1
Total Companies Graduated: 10
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Alex Farcet and Carsten Kølbek
Next Deadline: May 31, 2011 (applications open January 31)
Next Class: 2011 

 

FRANCE

Name: HEC Incubator, http://www.hec.fr/incubateur-hec/
Date Founded: 2007
City: Paris
Address: 1 rue de la Liberation, 78000 Jouy en Josas, France
Twitter: http://twitter.com/incubateur
First Class: 2008
Total Classes: 8
Total Companies Graduated: 48
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: HEC Paris [university]
Next Deadline: TBA
Next Class: January 2011

Name: Le Camping, http://www.lecamping.org/
Date Founded: 2010
City: Paris
Address: 
Twitter: http://twitter.com/lecamping
First Class: 2011 
Total Classes: 1
Total Companies Graduated: 
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Initiative of Silicon Sentier
Next Deadline: 
Next Class:  


 

GERMANY

 

Name: HackFwd, http://hackfwd.com
Date Founded: 2010
City: Hamburg
Address: HackFwd GmbH & Co. KG, Bleichenbruecke 1-7, 20354 Hamburg
Twitter: http://twitter.com/hackfwd
First Class:
Total Classes:
Total Companies Graduated: 6
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Lars Hinrichs
Next Deadline:
Next Class:

 

GHANA

 

Name: MEST (Meltwater Entrepreneurial School of Technology),http://www.meltwater.org/
Date Founded: 2010 [incubator only]
City: Accra
Address: 19 Banana Street, East Legon, Accra, Ghana
Twitter: http://twitter.com/MESTghana
First Class: 2010 [from the MEST training program]
Total Classes: 1
Total Companies Graduated:
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Meltwater Foundation
Next Deadline:
Next Class: 

 

GREECE


Name: The Open Fund, http://theopenfund.com/
Date Founded: 2009
City: Athens
Address:
Twitter: http://twitter.com/openfund
First Class: 2009
Total Classes: 3
Total Companies Graduated: 5
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Georgios Kasselakis, Georgios Tziralis
Next Deadline: Applications closed December 1
Next Class: Announced in January 2011

 

INDIA
Name: iAccelerator, http://iaccelerator.org
Date Founded: 2008
City: Ahmedabad
Address:
Twitter: http://twitter.com/PranayG 
First Class: 2008
Total Classes: 3
Total Companies Graduated: 14+
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: CEO is Kunal Upadhyay
Next Deadline: August 1st, 2011
Next Class: 2011

Name: The Morpheus, http://themorpheus.com/
Date Founded: 2008
City:
Address:
Twitter: http://twitter.com/fom_morpheus
First Class: 2008
Total Classes: 4
Total Companies Graduated: 26
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Sameer Guglani, Nandini Hirianniah, Indus Khaitan
Next Deadline: Applications for the next batch open March 15, 2011
Next Class:

 

IRELAND

Name: The GreenHouse Start-up Accelerator, http://greenhouselimerick.com/
Date Founded: 2009
City: Limerick
Address: Waterloo Lodge, Coolbawn, Nenagh, North Tipperary, Ireland
Twitter: http://twitter.com/greenhousel
First Class: 2009
Total Classes: 3
Total Companies Graduated: 4
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Evert Bopp and David Kirk
Next Deadline: March 2011
Next Class:

 

ITALY
Name: Working Capital, http://www.workingcapital.telecomitalia.it
Date Founded: 2009
City: 
Address: 
Twitter: https://twitter.com/workingcapital 
First Class: 2009
Total Classes: 2
Total Companies Graduated: 29 in 2010
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Telecom Italia
Next Deadline: 
Next Class: 2012

 

IRELAND

Name: The GreenHouse Start-up Accelerator, http://greenhouselimerick.com/
Date Founded: 2009
City: Limerick
Address: Waterloo Lodge, Coolbawn, Nenagh, North Tipperary, Ireland
Twitter: http://twitter.com/greenhousel
First Class: 2009
Total Classes: 3
Total Companies Graduated: 4
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Evert Bopp and David Kirk
Next Deadline: March 2011
Next Class:

 

JAPAN
Name: Open Network Lab, http://onlab.jp/
Date Founded: 2010
City: Tokyo
Address: 
Twitter: http://twitter.com/on_lab 
First Class: 2010
Total Classes: 1
Total Companies Graduated: 7
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Joichi Ito involved
Next Deadline: 
Next Class: January 2011 

 

JORDAN
Name: Meydan, http://meydanjo.com/
Date Founded: 2010
City: Amman
Address: 
Twitter: http://twitter.com/meydanjo
First Class: 2010
Total Classes: 3
Total Companies Graduated: 15+
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Maher Kaddoura
Next Deadline: 
Next Class:

 
Name: Oasis 500, http://www.oasis500.com
Date Founded: 2010
City: Amman
Address: 
Twitter: http://twitter.com/Oasis_500
First Class: 2010
Total Classes: 
Total Companies Graduated: 5
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Executive Chairman is Usama Fayyad
Next Deadline: 
Next Class:

 

KENYA


Name: iHub, http://www.ihub.co.ke/pages/home.php#
Date Founded:
City: Nairobi
Address: 4th floor of the Bishop Magua Centre on Ngong Rd.
Twitter: http://twitter.com/iHubNairobi
First Class:
Total Classes: 1
Total Companies Graduated:
Notable Graduates:
Founded by:
Next Deadline: December 31, 2010
Next Class: 2011


NETHERLANDS

Name: Venturez – Startup Team, http://www.venturez.com/startupteam
Date Founded:
City: Rotterdam
Address: Weena 695 B07.044, 3013AM Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Twitter: http://twitter.com/dannydewit
First Class:
Total Classes:
Total Companies Graduated:
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Danny de Wit
Next Deadline:
Next Class:


NEW ZEALAND


Name: The ICEHOUSE, http://www.theicehouse.co.nz/
Date Founded: 2001
City: Auckland
Address: Level 2, The Textile Centre, 117-125 St Georges Bay Road, Parnell, Auckland, New Zealand
Twitter: http://twitter.com//iceandy
First Class:
Total Classes:
Total Companies Graduated: Over 2,000 entrepreneurs and business owners
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Partnership between the University of Auckland Business School, The Boston Consulting Group, Telecom and Gen-i, BNZ, Ernst & Young, HP, and Microsoft
Next Deadline:
Next Class:

 

PALESTINE

Name: Palestine Information and Communications Technology Incubator,http://www.picti.ps/
Date Founded: 
City: Al-Bireh
Address: Al Sheikh Commercial Tower, 4th floor, Al-Quds Street, Al-Bireh, Palestine
Twitter: 
First Class:
Total Classes: 
Total Companies Graduated: 
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Four VC firms (Battery Ventures, Proseed, SCP-Vitalife and Vertex)
Next Deadline: 
Next Class:

 

SINGAPORE

Name: Joyful Frog Digital Incubator, http://jfdi.asia
Date Founded: 2010
City: Singapore
Address: 
Twitter:  http://twitter.com/jfdiasia
First Class: Expected 2011
Total Classes: 
Total Companies Graduated: 
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Meng Wong, Soon Loo, Hugh Mason
Next Deadline: 
Next Class: 


Name: Thymos Capital, http://www.thymoscapital.com/index.html
Date Founded: 2007
City: Singapore
Address: 
Twitter:
First Class: 
Total Classes: 
Total Companies Graduated: 
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Team and partners: http://www.thymoscapital.com/team.html
Next Deadline: Applications ongoing
Next Class: 


SPAIN
Name: SeedRocket, http://www.seedrocket.com
Date Founded: 2008
City: Madrid and Barcelona
Address: Llacuna 162-164, 08018 Barcelona, Spain
Twitter: http://twitter.com/seedrocket
First Class: 2008
Total Classes: 4
Total Companies Graduated: 11
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Vicente Arias and Jesús Monleón
Next Deadline: 
Next Class:  


Name: Tetuan Valley, http://tetuanvalley.com/
Date Founded: 2009
City: Madrid and Barcelona
Address: C/ Pinos Baja 89, 28029 Madrid
Twitter: http://twitter.com/tetuanvalley
First Class: 2009
Total Classes: 3
Total Companies Graduated: 36
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Alejandro Barrera, Josep Amorós
Next Deadline: April 1, 2011
Next Class: Spring 2011


TAIWAN
Name: appWorks Ventures, http://appworks.tw/incubator/
Date Founded: 2010
City: Taipei
Address: Keelung Road, Taipei, Taiwan 180, 5F
Twitter:  
First Class: 2010
Total Classes: 1
Total Companies Graduated: 10
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Jamie C. Lin
Next Deadline: March 31, 2011
Next Class: Mid-2011 


 

UGANDA


Name: Appfrica Ventures, http://appfrica.net/blog/
Date Founded: 2008
City: Kampala
Address: P.O. Box 1420, Kampala, Uganda
Twitter: http://twitter.com/appfrica
First Class:
Total Classes:
Total Companies Graduated: Four investments
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Jonathan Gosier
Next Deadline:
Next Class:

 

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

Name: WahaTech, http://www.wahatech.ae
Date Founded: 2010
City: Dubai
Address: 
Twitter: http://twitter.com/wahatech
First Class: 
Total Classes: 
Total Companies Graduated: 
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Fully owned subsidary of Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority
Next Deadline: 
Next Class:  


 

UNITED KINGDOM


Name: The Difference Engine, http://www.thedifferenceengine.eu/
Date Founded: 2009
City: Sunderland (Northeast England)
Address: North East Business & Innovation Centre Enterprise Park, East Sunderland, SR5 2TA, United Kingdom
Twitter: http://twitter.com/DifferenceEngin
First Class: 2010
Total Classes: 1
Total Companies Graduated: 9
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: CEO is Jon Bradford
Next Deadline:
Next Class: January 2011

Name: Entrepreneurs for the Future, http://e4f-blog.bsp-a.com/
Date Founded:
City: Birmingham
Address: No1 Oxygen St, Faraday Wharf, Holt Street, Birmingham, B94AA
Twitter: http://twitter.com/entrepreneurs4f
First Class:
Total Classes:
Total Companies Graduated:
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Birmingham Science Park Aston (BSPA)
Next Deadline:
Next Class:

Name: Seedcamp, http://www.seedcamp.com/
Date Founded: 2007
City: London (with one-day events in other cities)
Address: 8 Clifford Street, London, United Kingdom
Twitter: http://twitter.com/seedcamp
First Class: 2007
Total Classes: 4 
Total Companies Graduated: 33 (from three-month program)
Notable Graduates: Mobclix
Founded by: Partners are Reshma Sohoni and Carlos Eduardo Espinal
Next Deadline: January 12 for Seedcamp London 
Next Class: January 25 (Seedcamp London – one-day event)

Name: Springboard, http://springboard.com/
Date Founded: 2009
City: Cambridge
Address: ideaSpace, Entrepreneurship Centre, 3 Charles Babbage Road, Cambridge, CB3 0GT, UK            
Twitter: http://twitter.com/springboardnews
First Class: 2009
Total Classes: 1
Total Companies Graduated: 4
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: Red Gate Software, Managing Director is Jon Bradford
Next Deadline: February 13, 2011
Next Class: April 2011

 

Name: Start VI, http://startvi.com
Date Founded: 2010
City: Belfast, Northern Ireland
Address:          
Twitter: http://twitter.com/startvi 
First Class: 2010
Total Classes: 1
Total Companies Graduated: 3
Notable Graduates:
Founded by: David Kirk
Next Deadline: 
Next Class: