Launchpad Studio

A fully-tailored product development acceleration program that matches top machine learning startups and experts from Silicon Valley with the best of Google - its people, network, and advanced technologies - to help accelerate applied ML and AI innovation.

Applications are accepted across verticals on a rolling basis.

The program

Based in San Francisco, at Google Developers Launchpad Space, Launchpad Studio works with startups to successfully complete an ML-focused project during the term of the program. Studio portfolio companies receive:
  • All-expenses-paid training at Google HQ in Silicon Valley

  • Fully customized tracks per industry

  • Personalized mentorship from Google, Silicon Valley, and industry experts

  • Equity-free support

  • Google Cloud credits

  • Access to hardware and datasets

  • Ongoing support and community engagement after project completion

Our advisors

Launchpad Studio offers access to a global community of advisors and mentors who are widely-recognized AI thought leaders, including:

Peter Norvig

Research Director, Google


Dan Ariely

Co-Founder and Partner, Irrational Ventures


Yossi Matias

Vice President, Engineering, Google


Barak Hachamov

Co-founder & Chairman, SeeTree