Making your creative tech ideas a reality

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Collaborate with our experts insights ready for a competitive marketplace.

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Our Support

Co-funded by the European Regional Development Fund, ACE IT supports London's startups to conceptualise, research and develop groundbreaking immersive technologies.

Each startup receives an individual pathway based on their stage and ambitions, creating the time and space to build key business skills, groundbreaking products, and to futureproof their business.
£1.4m
Funding Available
70+
Businesses to support
20+
Brand new Products
35
Long-term collaborations

Not just your regular
design agency

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The future of design starts with you

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We make the magic happen every day

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Business Support
Innovation Sprints
Product Development

Bootcamps & Bespoke Training

Lead by London South Bank University, our two-day bootcamps are designed to provide businesses with the fundamentals necessary to be successful.

Each event focusses on a particular area, enabling attendees to supercharge their learning and leave with knowledge and skills that can be implemented immediately. Topics include:
  • Marketing and communications
  • Digital skills
  • Business growth
  • Selling and negotiation
  • Business planning and pitching
  • Finance and funding

Innovation Sprints

London College of Communication will be hosting a series of one-day events designed to tackle a specific immersive tech issue.

Attendees are able to work directly with academic and technical teams to review and develop their concepts leading to a more efficient development cycle.
  • Access academic experts
  • Technical support on hand
  • Tackle your development challenges
  • Meet and network with your immersive tech peers

Prototyping and Product Development

Prototyping is an essential element of taking a product to market, and is fundamental to your journey as an innovator.

Our prototype modelling process is unique to the local product design landscape. You'll receive expert advice on the development of your product, for free, and keep 100% of the IP.
  • Product and user testing
  • Meeting legal standards and  requirements
  • Planning, conducting and evidencing
  • Producing your pitch deck and perfecting your pitch

Upcoming Events

3.3.2020
12:00 pm

Uni to Unicorns with Digital Maker Collective and UAL

LCC and LSBU are partnering to run an exciting programme of events at Tate Exchange exploring the realm of creative tech for SME's.
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30.3.2020
9:30 am

Fundraising and Investment for Immersive Tech SMEs

Avoid the economic pitfalls that cause the failure of 60% of UK businesses with this engaging two-day Bootcamp for Immersive Tech SMEs.
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Get the development you need— all free of charge

Get access to specialist workshops and one-to-one consultations with experts. Receive the freedom to innovate, the structure necessary to succeed, and academic guidance along the way.

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Danyl Barker
Lead Academic
"It's important to get the right support at the right time. We can help businesses at every stage of their development journey"
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Case Studies

Examples of the impact our support has provided SMEs.

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