Qualcomm Robotics Accelerator Backs 10 Robotic Start-Ups

Published by , August 14, 2015 11:00 am

(QualcommNews) Ten startup companies from around the world are hoping to revolutionize the robotics industry — with the help of the first Qualcomm Robotics Accelerator, a 16-week mentorship program powered by Techstars who specializes in running mentorship-driven accelerator programs. Each of these innovative robotics startups is provided with $120,000 in funding from both Qualcomm and Techstars, as well as the use of a workspace within Qualcomm’s San Diego headquarters.

Along with the support of a full-time Techstars mentorship team, the companies have access to robot reference designs, Qualcomm mentorship from key executives and robotics leaders, and Techstars’ network of over 3,000 entrepreneurs and investors. On September 10, the startups will have the opportunity to pitch their concepts to robotics leaders, investors, and press.

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