Our 5-week pre-accelerator sector specific programme aimed to nurture UCL’s student startup ideas into viable businesses via our ‘idea surgeries’, 1:1 mentoring and the opportunity to pitch at our finale ‘Lift Off’ events for a chance to win £1000.
How it works
Our Healthcare focus covers a wide range of areas: Mobile Diagnostics, Predictive Analytics, Remote Monitoring, Medical Compliance, Personalised Medicine, Disease Treatment, Regenerative Medicine, Nanobiotechnology and Improvements in Early Diagnostic Rates for Major Diseases.
A new addition to the focus areas encompassed by the programme, Fintech is a becoming hugely impactful sector, covering: Cryptocurrencies, Blockchain Technology, Mobile Banking, Internet Banking, Smart Finance Management, Innovative Payment Solutions and Robo-Investing/Advisors.
Our Energy focus covers the development of renewable energy to reducing energy consumption: Energy Data, Modelling, Control, Smart Metering, Decentralised/Off-Grid Energy, Electric Transport, Energy Storage, Renewable Generation and Increasing Efficiency of Renewable Sources.
Our Smart Cities focus aims to catalyse innovation in an ever-growing sector looking at both the micro and macro level of what the city of the future could look like, covering: Buildings, Citizen Engagement, Energy, Mobility, Operations/Infrastructure, Tourism and Urban Planning.
Got an Idea?
Great news, as long as your’re a UCL student or your team is comprised of at least one UCL student, your’re on track. If your a recent graduate and now a alumni of UCL that’s not a problem either. Not got a team? No worries, as long as you’re keen and ambitious we want you onboard.
A sector not covered by us? We support Kickstart London who offer a similar sector agnostic cross-university pre-accelerator programme, co-founded by a former UCL Entrepreneurs President. We sync our cycles so they don’t clash – why not check them out?