IoT Tribe SG: Deeptech Accelerator

Application Closes: 31st August 2020
Cohort Commences: 19th October 2020

About the Programme

IoT Tribe’s Deeptech Accelerator programme targets global deep tech startups that are
looking at expanding in Asia, using Singapore as a springboard into the region. We will
support startups in developing their Proof of Value and expose them to the IoT Tribe
networks in Singapore, and across Asia & Europe, in order to prepare them for market


1. Proven track record in their domestic market

2. Product or solution should have demand in Asia

3. Look to scale in Asia by using Singapore as a springboard

4. Ideally have received at least pre-seed funding

5. Able to temporarily relocate to Singapore for 4 weeks, for the entire duration of the soft landing

The Programme

Phase 1A: Capacity Building (8 weeks; Online)
19 October 2020 - 11 December 2020

This 8 week online capacity building will encompass various aspects of developing your startup which includes risk management, market entry into Asia, product strategy, and fundraising fundamentals among other topics.

Christmas & New Year Break (4 weeks)
12 December 2020 - 10 January 2021

Phase 1B: Soft Landing in Singapore
(4 weeks; Face-to-Face)
11 January 2021 - 5 February 2021

The 4 weeks in Singapore is primarily focus on business development programmes to establish and develop your presence in Singapore and Asia. Frequent networking sessions will be conducted throughout the 4 weeks for you to meet with corporates, investors, clients and partners in the region.

The soft landing, and the accelerator programme will conclude with a “Demo Day” for startups to pitch their product and solutions to corporates and VCs.

Programme Features

Capacity Building Workshops, Panels & AMAs

Access to Partners’ Labspace

Collaboration with Research Entities

Investors’ Engagement

Partner, Client & Supplier Introductions

Dedicated Workspace in Singapore

Business Coaching

Perks from Ecosystem Partners

Business Development & Marketing Support


Networking Events

6 Months Follow-Up Post Programme

Apply Now

Applications are now open till 31st August 2020, and the new cohort will commence on 19th October 2020.

We are equity-free and there are no fees for participants. However, founders would have to bear the costs associated with the 4 weeks of soft landing in Singapore (which includes your travel, accommodation and other living expenses).

For more information, please contact or refer to our FAQ.