Accelerator Programmes

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Eagle Lab Flight lands in Reading

A core part of Innovation Catalyst are the Accelerator programmes open to businesses with the potential for high growth.
We’re pleased to announce the launch of the Eagle Lab Flight, a comprehensive business and leadership accelerator for early-stage high-growth companies.
We’re recruiting now for companies to join the Accelerator programme, which will be delivered in partnership with VitalSix and Henley Business School.
What is Eagle Lab Flight?
It's a business accelerator programme for entrepreneurs to benefit from a rigorous four month training and support programme combining comprehensive business and leadership education with mentoring, support and expert advice from experienced business people who have started, grown and sold their own businesses. Our programmes will include:

Who should apply?                 Eagle Flight - Apply Now

High growth businesses working on smart cities and digital connectivity technologies, particularly in the following sectors, should apply now to join our 16-week accelerator programme:
Environment | health and well-being | transport and logistics | data applications

We’re looking for ambitious high growth businesses in these sectors with:

  • the knowledge and drive to build a scalable business
  • an experienced and skilled team
  • a growing addressable market
  • the potential for sustainable growth of at least than 20% p.a.
  • an innovative market- leading or disruptive technology/product/service
  • revenue (or close to generating revenue)
  • a strong value proposition and competitive advantage
  • a commitment to develop your business and be based full-time at the Eagle Lab in Reading for the duration of the programme.

What is your commitment?

We ask that you commit to being based full-time at the Eagle Lab Reading for the duration of the 16-week programme (starting in April 2018). Each successful company will pay £1,500 (plus VAT) to confirm their commitment to the programme. A nominal fee of £395 (plus VAT) will be charged for each additional participant from the same company up to a maximum of 2 additional participants per company.

The programme begins with a two day Strategic Foundations workshop on 16 & 17 April 2018 at Thames Valley Science Park, Shinfield.

Successful applicants will be invoiced monthly over four months from April 2018.

The value of the support you will get from the programme far outweighs your financial commitment.

Click here to appy for our first Eagle Lab Flight. To discuss your eligibility for a place on this programme, or for more general enquiries please give us a call on 0118 935 7115
Register here for an Eagle Lab Flight taster session to discover what we can do for your business.