We Transform
AI Concepts
AI Forge is an intensive 12-week hybrid (online + in person) incubator, accelerating AI company creation for real-world problem solving.
[ London & Miami ]

How We Do it

Mapping the AI Forge Process

The AI Forge journey, tracing the path from your initial application to launching a thriving startup.

Application Stage

Over 1,000 applicants compete for a spot in each AI Forge cohort, setting the stage for a highly competitive process.

Average Applications
1000+ for each cohort

Pre Program Selection

150 of these applicants are carefully selected for the pre-program stage, identifying startups with promising AI concepts.

Shortlisted Companies
150 for 3 weeks

Core Program Acceptance

The final 50 startups enter the core program, gaining focused mentorship, extensive resources, access to investors, and significantly enhanced chances of securing funding. This stage is pivotal in transforming their AI innovations into market-ready solutions.

Core Program
50 for 12 weeks

Tailored with Care

Our Program

AI Forge is an intensive 12-week program that is conducted online and offline in various cities around the world. Our well designed program was created to provide a hands-on experience, where participants engage in daily collaboration to maximize the benefits of their journey.

Ideation
Use our in-house entrepreneurs, AI and industry experts to gain inspiration, brainstorm new ideas, and even pivot your existing AI project to new heights.
Mentor Matching
Connect with experienced mentors in the AI industry to guide you through the incubation process.
Business Plans & Financial Model
We will create a very granular Financial Model to determine the viability of the business idea.
Pitch Decks
Create a compelling pitch deck to showcase your AI project and attract potential investors.
PoC Building
Use the 100 supplied developer hours to support building a Proof of Concept product (PoC) to test your AI idea and gather feedback from users.
Investor Week
Through a series of dinners, events and a main Demo Day you will showcase your company to around 300 investors.
Networking Events
Attend networking events to connect with other entrepreneurs, investors, and experts in the AI industry.
Funding Opportunities
Access funding opportunities and resources to help finance your AI project and grow your business.

Week by Week

The Schedule

Our AI incubator program provides a unique opportunity for startups and entrepreneurs to grow their AI-based business ideas. With access to cutting-edge technology and expert mentorship, participants can develop their ideas into viable products and services that have the potential to revolutionize industries. Say goodbye to the conventional incubator model and join us in shaping the future of AI innovation.

Welcome Day

Legal incorporation

Massey Playbook

Team speed-dating

Finding your Co-Founder / Team

Week 1 - Pre-Program

Problem Solution Fit / Lean start-up

Brainstorm product ideas / strategy

UX and UI / features / PoC

Market size / competitor analysis

User Surveys

Week 2 - Pre-Program

Deep dive on AI Strategy

AI Tools & Models

AI Researchers

Subject matter experts

Mentor Meetup Week

Week 3 - Pre-Program

Database building

Customer Development 1

One-Pager instant snapshot

Client / Corporate Outreach

Client discovery research

Week 4

Tech deep dive

PoC tech creation

Developer allocation for 100 x hours FREE coding

Week 5

Financial Modelling

B2B / B2C / SaaS

Face to face with Corporates

Securing feedback loop

Week 6

Customer Development 2

Creative Marketing / PR

Explainer Animated Videos

Growth hacking

Week 7

Understanding Investors

Event Networking

Brand Story / Audit

HR / Accountancy / Cashflow

Week 8

Pitch Deck Creation

Legals / AI Governance

IP Strategy / Patents

Grants and How to Secure Them

Week 9

Pitch Training

Investor Deck Creation

Securing Pilots

Planning the Investment Journey

Week 10

Develop PoC

Practise Practise Practise

Pitches at London meet up events

Refine / Complete Investor Deck

Week 11

3 x Investor Dinners (150 investors)

1 x Showcase Events (150 investors)

Research investors

Wrap Party

Week 12

Our Offer

We believe in transparency to create valuable companies.

Direct Investment
£6,000
Program Value
£50,000
Service Credits
£135,000
Development Support
100 Hours
60% Chance to Raise £200,000
Access to 110 Mentors
Design Support
30 Hours

Our ask to turn your idea into an amazing company.

Equity
6%
High Motivation
Strong Founder Team
An AI Solution

What People Say About Us

We have a long track record of hard work and total commitment to our business partners.

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Apply Today
Put your project to the test and earn your spot in the next cohort by challenging our gatekeeper AI Annalese.
Application Deadline: 7th of Feb 2024