Corporate Accelerators: What Startups Should Know


Amanda Cashin

Illumina Accelerator

George Watt

CA Technologies

Joshua Henderson

Springboard Enterprises

Every executive today wants to boost innovation beyond what comes out of in-house R&D. Increasingly, companies are setting up corporate accelerators to nurture start-up companies, aiming to tap into new ideas and technologies. But these accelerators can differ from independent accelerators, and entrepreneurs should understand that difference. This panel seeks to deconstruct the "black box" of corporate accelerators to highlight their metrics of success, and what makes them effective.

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