Smart City Accelerator


Kinect Capital, U.S. Ignite, Salt Lake City Corporation

Who Should Apply

Entrepreneurs who are supporting the nation’s infrastructure, energy, mobility, resilience, and security initiatives and are located in Salt Lake City.

Register here.

Applications accepted through March 3.




Up to 7 companies will be accepted into the program.


12 weeks of mentoring by trusted experts and service providers who understand both technology acceleration and funding preparation. Expect 3 hours work/ week.


Group mentoring and pitch critiques. Each week brings in different experts to help hone business plan and technology. Those who graduate present their company and innovation at a Demo Day. 


The Demo Day provides exposure and networking opportunities to business leaders who are improving the city.

We are excited to announce the launch of our upcoming Smart Cities Accelerator Cohort. This is a unique opportunity for startups and entrepreneurs to work with industry leaders and develop cutting-edge solutions to improve the sustainability, efficiency, and livability of cities.

The Smart Cities Accelerator Cohort is an intensive program designed to provide participants with the tools, resources, and support they need to grow their businesses and bring their innovations to market. Throughout the program, participants will have access to mentorship and training from experienced industry experts, as well as opportunities to network and collaborate with other entrepreneurs.

We are looking for startups and entrepreneurs who are working on solutions that can help cities become more sustainable, efficient, and livable. This includes, but is not limited to, areas such as energy, transportation, waste management, water management, and more.

If you are a startup or entrepreneur with a passion for improving cities and a commitment to sustainability, we encourage you to apply for the Smart Cities Accelerator Cohort. This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to work with industry leaders, develop your business, and make a real impact in the world.