A global acceleration program that helps startups build and scale great products by matching them with the best of Google - its people, network, and advanced technologies.


For: Growth-stage tech startups from emerging ecosystems.

Join a six-month acceleration program and elite community that includes mentorship, equity-free support, and access to Silicon Valley experts.


For: Product-focused artificial intelligence and machine learning startups.

Join a full-service AI / ML acceleration program that provides tailored technical and product support in industry-specific tracks.


Regional initiatives

For: Select top local startups.

Participate in regional programs including exclusive events, mentorship opportunities, and accelerators tailored to local markets.



For: All interested startups, mentors, and partners.

Participate in and/or host a variety of technology events at our physical space in San Francisco.

Google restricts access to some of its services in certain countries or regions, such as Crimea, Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Sudan, and Syria.

Our mentors

Hear from our current mentors about their experiences with Launchpad and why they give back to the startup community.