Blue Umbrella Ventures

BLUE UMBRELLA

VENTURES

The World’s First Autism Tech Accelerator

Blue Umbrella Logo copy.png
 
 
Unknown.png

Our Mission

Our mission is to speed the adoption of research based technologies and early stage ventures that can have a major impact on the lives of people with autism and special needs.


Featured Companies

Provides job coaches, and a platform for training, monitoring and supporting neurodiverse individuals at work.

Connects companies to a high-quality workforce through its remote work platform.

Education app based on principles of ABA Therapy and a free AAC communication tool for nonverbal children in different languages.

Digital apps to improve autism education and accessibility to community experiences.

Uses a Virtual Reality supplementary teaching method for social and communication skills.

An autism education company that provides a complete ABA based curriculum.


umbrellalogo.png

The Blue Umbrella research team has cataloged and curated a global database of research-based start-ups and emerging companies that have the potential to have a high impact and be self-sustaining.


Recommend a Company

We are looking for companies at all stages of development from “in the lab” to start ups to the more established. Our criteria include: research based, university affiliation/sponsorship, deep autism expertise, investment from professional investors.


How We Are Different

We help autism tech companies tackle two of their biggest challenges: gaining commercial traction and market data.

Traditional accelerators prioritize securing funding and providing advisors and infrastructure building tools.

Screen Shot 2019-01-13 at 9.59.45 PM.png

Accelerating Commercial Traction

Blue Umbrella breaks that mold by driving revenue for our portfolio companies. We focus on securing paid Proof-of-Concepts (POC’s) from our extensive network of corporate partners

Screen Shot 2019-01-13 at 9.59.45 PM.png

Market Data

The Blue Umbrella has cataloged and curated a global database of research-based start-ups and emerging companies that have the potential to have a high impact and be self-sustaining.

Partners


The DXC Dandelion Program is an initiative designed to build valuable information technology skills and careers for people on the autism spectrum.

Untapped’s identifies commercially-compelling opportunities in organizations for neurodiverse teams and uncovering extraordinary individuals to form those teams. 

Get In Touch

Interested in becoming involved with Blue Umbrella? Want to hear more about our mission, our companies and projects? Drop us a line any time.