Cicada Innovations validates and accelerates deep tech ventures through highly specialised, mentor and domain expert driven accelerator programs providing pipeline into our incubator for longer term support post program. We recognise that deep tech ventures need time to bring their products and services to market and we are in it for the long run.
Our programs are mentor and expert driven which means that they provide direct access to a carefully selected pool of business mentors who have backgrounds as entrepreneurs and domain experts. Our business mentors have built successful companies, raised venture capital, and sold companies. In addition, many of our mentors are themselves active investors.
Our unique program driven incubator model, provides successful program graduates priority entry into our incubator where flexible office and lab space is offered at highly subsidised rates as well as long term support from a collaborative community of like minded peers.