Q: Do I have to implement SSI technology to apply?

The purpose of the incubator is to strengthen the SSI community by building a robust, technology-agnostic, and interoperable ecosystem. SSI Incubator was created to support the adoption and growth of SSI. That being said, if you feel your company may not fit the mold...

Q: Do I have to own a company to apply?

Yes, you must be a founder of a company to apply. For our purposes, owning at least 10 percent equity makes you a founder. Please reach out if you feel an exception should be made.

Q: How can I make my application stand out?

Startups that show the following will stand out: Strong team: While we will consider solo founders, it is extremely difficult to do everything it takes to start a business by yourself. A strong CEO is also an important element. Technical talent: In the early days of a...

Q: How are decisions made?

After considering your team, your idea (including the problem you are solving, the market you will play in, etc.), and the landscape of other startups who’ve applied, the Application Review Committee will meet and discuss. The committee will decide who becomes a...