R3’s Venture Development team is dedicated to accelerating and cultivating multi-party CorDapps built by early-stage startups to shorten their time to market.
Your Success is Our Success
Resources and support for every stage of the journey
We offer a variety of resources and support for every stage of the blockchain journey—from workshops and educational content to access to an ecosystem of industry experts, mentors and investors. We are continually evolving our program to keep pace with the rapidly growing number of startups building on our platform, Corda.
A gateway into R3’s ecosystem
The Venture Development Program matches each startup with a regional lead who will connect them to our corporate partners and enterprise customers building on Corda. Participation includes comprehensive benefits.
A global network of 200+ industry experts and investors
Sponsored industry challenges that open up PoC opportunities with industry leaders
Tap into our partnerships with dozens of high-quality incubator and accelerator programs
Venture Development Portal
Access self-service educational content, technical support and other resources on the portal
Weekly events, workshops and office hours hosted by industry leaders
The potential to receive over $200,000 in perks and discounts from R3’s ecosystem participants
Find out if you’re eligible
Join the Venture Development program and scale your business
Pre-seed to Series A startups working on an enterprise (B2B) solution using distributed ledger technology are eligible to participate in the Venture Development Program—regardless of your application stage. Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis.
INTERESTED IN BECOMING A MENTOR?
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Mentors are the backbone of our program and serve as one of the biggest value-adds for our startups. As a mentor, you’ll share your experience and expertise to support these early-stage startups along their blockchain journey. Our current mentors are industry SMEs, functional experts, former founders and investors.