$2,000,000 Optics, Photonics, and Imaging Accelerator is Looking for You

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Luminate is a 6-month intensive accelerator program located in Rochester, NY, the imaging capital of the world.

In addition to program sponsors Sony, Thor Labs, IMAX and many others, Luminate brings in outside experts, industry leaders and our world class advisory board to help scale your startup.

Why apply to Luminate?

coaching and mentoring at luminate accelerator

COACHING & MENTORING

Receive advice, coaching, and mentoring from industry leaders and the Luminate staff.

financial investments at luminate accelerator

FINANCIAL INVESTMENTS

$100,000

investment upon acceptance with an additional

$2,000,000

available to the best companies per cohort.

coaching and mentoring at luminate accelerator

INDUSTRY NETWORKING

Access to our extensive network of domain experts, corporate sponsors, and investors.

The world’s largest optics, photonics, and imaging accelerator accepts teams worldwide.  Our portfolio companies span the globe.

Meet The Advisory Board

Our board is actively involved with our portfolio companies.  You can view the whole team here.

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