What is LaunchPad?
The long-awaited INSEAD LaunchPad will be a fantastic hub for INSEAD alumni startups to benefit from both the expertise of the world-class INSEAD entrepreneurship community and the numerous services available within the STATION F ecosystem. The aim is to nurture the next wave of INSEAD entrepreneurial talents while also contributing to the development of Paris as a leading global centre for entrepreneurship.
Deputy Dean, Dean of Innovation
Professor of Strategy
Relive the INSEAD LaunchPad Ignition Event with STATION F on 17 January 2018!
What is Station F?
34,000 m² of startup ecosystem under one roof
Over 30 international startup programmes
3,000+ startup desks designed for collaboration
How can you participate?
LaunchPad for Startups
Apply for one of our 30+ desks and receive customised support to help you scale and extend your global reach.
Global Entrepreneurs Speaker Series
Join one of our exciting STATION F series to hear successful entrepreneurs share insights on the inception and global scaling of their startups.
Learn from world-class INSEAD faculty in an interactive discussion on practical topics designed for entrepreneurs.
Mentor & Invest
Support INSEAD’s next generation of entrepreneurs by advising and funding our startups. Sign up to receive more information.
Apply for Residency!
Startups founded by INSEAD alumni that are ready for or have a MVP. All industries are welcomed and at least 1 INSEAD alum must be onsite at STATION F.
- 2 February: Application deadline
- 23 February: Announcement of finalists
- 9 March: Pitch event
- 2 April: Start date
In the News
Le Monde | 20 January 2018
L’INSEAD a annoncé son partenariat avec Station F en faveur de l’entrepreneuriat, le 17 janvier 2018. L’événement a été l’occasion de présenter le programme INSEAD Launchpad destiné à soutenir les startups fondées par des anciens de l’école et hébergées à Station F. Plusieurs alumni ont également tenu à être présents afin de délivrer quelques conseils précieux à destination de ceux qui se lancent dans l’aventure entrepreneuriale.
Les Echos | 17 January 2018
L'école de commerce lance un programme d'accompagnement pour les startuppeurs du campus parisien, ainsi que pour ses propres étudiants.
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