your ingenuity, plus
unrivaled access to intellectual property
ISF incubates and accelerates the creation of new startups at Intellectual Ventures
We create disruptive companies by blending our unrivaled portfolio of homegrown intellectual property with working capital and visionary entrepreneurs. With state of the art in-house laboratories and experienced hands-on mentorship, we will help you build a successful business.
What makes us different
We engage with passionate entrepreneurs that are interested in bringing innovative and disruptive products to market. We create new companies funded with working capital to be led by these select entrepreneurs with access to our wide portfolio of patents.
Tools for take-off
We are uniquely equipped to help entrepreneurs accelerate the building of product prototypes, gain early access to customers, take advantage of world-class executive mentoring, and access investors and capital to speedily launch startup companies.
Our operation style is to work closely with our portfolio companies and be proactive in providing help when needed. Our experienced team is available to provide mentorship, guidance, and advice on topics ranging from product design, business plans, pricing strategy, recruiting the team, fundraising and marketing.
We ’ve got labs
The types of technologies and companies that we are interested in creating are
early-stage and game-changing. At ISF Incubator, we seek to launch very-early stage companies based on our intellectual property and led by visionary founders.
What we look for
We seek self-starting entrepreneurs that are capable of building their own product and business in core new technologies or new industries. We engage with entrepreneurs that understand the importance of building a long-term sustainable solid business based on new products, customers, and revenue.