In collaboration with Facebook, Hyderabad based T-Hub has kick started ‘India Innovation Hub Accelerator Program’ to discover the best amongst startups working in the field on AR/VR in India.
The programme plans to aid the startups with cutting edge technology to scale using innovation programs, global outreach and technology depth.
“We understand the challenges startups face to get their ideas off the ground and we are committed to paving the way for the next generation of startup success in the country. Through our Accelerator Program with T-Hub, we want to provide the right support, training and mentorship they need to explore the potential of emerging technologies” said Satyajeet Singh, Head of Platform Partnerships, Facebook India and South Asia.
What’s In Store For The Participants?
The initiative is looking for the AR/ VR startups catering to the needs in segments such as healthtech, industrial manufacturing, education, corporate learning & development, hardware and accessories positioning, gesture and eye tracking, mobile hardware and enablement, video processing, developer tools, camera, and capture technology.
The startups which will be selected in this programme will work and scale up under the aegis of Facebook. The startups will have to develop Proof of Concept (PoC) on the prioritised solution and showcase their PoC to key executives of Facebook and T-Hub during the ‘Demo Day’ at T-Hub Hyderabad.
Also, the qualified startups will be directly accepted to the Fb Start program and access T-Hub’s network of mentors, industry experts, investors, service providers, and community/ecosystem.