Combine

 

 

 

 
 

The Combine is NYC Media Lab's accelerator program for early-stage startup teams that are focusing on emerging technologies core to the future of media→

APPLY

Accelerate your startup formation through customer discovery. Current faculty and students at any accredited university located in NYC are eligible to apply. 

MENTOR

Lend your experience and expertise. Mentors are exposed to the latest innovations and gain access to meetings, activities, and events.

The Combine convenes a community of faculty, students, entrepreneurs, media executives and technologists who participate in NYC Media Lab to build a ‘spinoff engine’ from NYC's university ecosystem  

16

Teams formed companies since the Combine launched in 2016.

$2.5M

Additional funds raised by teams in venture capital, SBIR, angel investment and other grants.

THE COMBINE PORTFOLIO

WATCH

Alumni Testimonials: Teams share their experiences as entrepreneurs throughout the program, and how the Combine curriculum and community shaped their business goals. 

Startup Pitches: A yearly Combine Demo Day brings together NYC Media Lab's consortium of media and technology executives, faculty, students, entrepreneurs and investors to hear about the startup teams' lessons learned from customer discovery, market validation and the path forward as a startup. The 2016 and 2017 pitches are available on YouTube. 

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