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Mountain Ridge

Program Criteria

Interested participating ventures should possess the following characteristics:

  • Founders graduated with a STEM doctorate or had worked in a university lab.

  • Going to commercialize cutting-edge science from the research work of the founders.

  • Possessing or getting ready to obtain intellectual property of strong commercial value.

  • Have developed a working prototype or proof of concept and intend to raise their seed round of funding, at the Technology Readiness Levels of 4 or above.

DTL will interview founders and selected ventures that we believe to have the most to gain from the program and the greatest potential to scale. Details will be announced in late August. Interested parties are more than welcome to contact us for enquiry.

Program Timeline


22 September 2023

Kick-off Ceremony

8 December 2023

Briefing Session cum Reception


9 December 2023

Venture-Mentor-Student Meet-up

January-February 2024

Virtual Review Meeting(s)


Early-March 2024

Final Presentation

March-June 2024

Continuous Incubation

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