The Facebook Accelerator London, at LDN_LAB, runs a 12 week programme to support talented startups who are building technology to create impact at scale.
The LDN_LAB is a dedicated space for startups, located in our London Rathbone office. They leverage the knowledge and experience within Facebook to support the most impactful technology startups across the UK, Europe, Africa, and the Middle East.
For this programme Facebook is especially interested in those on a mission to expand digital connectivity around the globe.
The following is offered during the Accelerator program:
Facebook’s pool of employees act as specialised mentors. They include product managers, data scientists, marketers, recruitment specialists, engineers, entrepreneurs and industry experts.
Training & Workshops
Facebook will run 3 bootcamps in London, which include practical workshops in product, engineering, growth, and impact. Startups working to improve digital connectivity will receive travel sponsorship.
Free office space at LDN_LAB, based in the heart of our Facebook office.
Facebook Products and Technologies
Facebook have a family of products and technologies geared to help your business grow, and we have deep expertise in connectivity technology.
Community and Connections
Become a part of a vibrant startup and developer community. Access their rich network of global operators, industry and government partners.
Facebook has partnered with world-class organisations to bring you the best network and advice. This includes Facebook Connectivity, our division for improving internet connectivity, and Founders Intelligence, a global network of leading tech entrepreneurs and investors.
Facebook provides equity-free support in return for helping them make impact.
Facebook is offering unrivalled access to her technical and business gurus. The mentors include previous CEOs, successful startup founders, and technology experts with 20+ years of experience.
Facebook is looking for ambitious startups who:
- Use pioneering technology to create positive impact on the world
- Have a skilled and focused team in place
- Demonstrate progress in product, growth and revenue
- Are interested in learning how to scale their business through Facebook
Wednesday 18 September – Friday 18th October at midnight.
Facebook will review and select startups for interviews on a rolling basis, and strongly encourage early applications.
Monday 28th October – Friday 1st November
Part 1: Monday 18th November – Friday 13th December
Part 2: Monday 6th January – Friday 28th February
You will need to be available for the bootcamps at LDN_LAB on the following dates;
Bootcamp 1 : 18th – 22nd November
Bootcamp 2: 6th – 10th January
Bootcamp 3: 24th – 28th February
How To Register:
Facebook welcome applications across the UK, Europe, Middle East and Africa. Remote participation are allowed; however, we require all startups in the programme to attend 2 – 3 bootcamps in London.
Join/follow our various online channels for updates:
Deadline: 8th October at midnight