HUB71 Aerospace Accelerator

The Starburst – Hub71 Accelerator is leading the startup revolution by redefining and accelerating the future. Our mission is to identify, support, and scale leading early-stage technology companies in order to successfully participate with the Global Aerospace, Aviation and Defense Industry.

Participating companies will be:

  •   •  Educated and mentored by world class business executives, entrepreneurs, and investors
  •   •  Networked into the Global Space, Aerospace, and Defense Innovation Ecosystem
  •   •  Tested to enable a business model and plan which will be immediately successful in the Industry
  •   •  Resourced with $120k for a negotiated equity return, and prepared and networked for successful seed/series A round
  •   •  Given access to the highly advantageous economic environment in Abu Dhabi

Hub71 is a global tech ecosystem which launched in March 2019 strategically based in the financial heart of Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates. Driven by Mubadala Investment Company and backed by the Abu Dhabi Government’s economic accelerator program, Ghadan 21, Hub71 is also supported by key strategic partners SoftBank Vision Fund, Abu Dhabi Global Market and Microsoft as well as world-leading accelerators Techstars, Starburst, and Plug&Play ADGM.

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Applications Open        NOW!
Application Deadline        Aug 1, 2019
Start of the Program        Sept 15, 2019
Demo Day        Nov 26, 2019

Location: Hub71, Abu Dhabi Global Market Square, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates


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