Ideas Elevated

An immersive experience designed to elevate the next generation of media, entertainment and connectivity companies.

Comcast NBCUniversal Lift Labs Accelerator, Powered by Techstars

Comcast NBCUniversal has partnered with Techstars, a trusted leader in the startup ecosystem, to offer a 13-week program for startups working in media, entertainment and connectivity.

Startups selected will receive one-on-one mentoring from Techstars’ worldwide network that supports entrepreneurs through access to mentorship and capital, and will work directly with mentors and product experts from across Comcast NBCUniversal’s businesses this summer in Philadelphia.


Be part of the LIFT Labs Accelerator, powered by Techstars.


Applications Open


Applications Close


Class Announced


Program Begins

OCT 11

Demo Day

Areas of Focus

Connected Life

Connected Life

Empowering users to connect with the people, places and things that matter most

Digital Health

Digital Wellness

Enabling better healthcare outcomes through enhanced communication and connectivity

Smart City

Smart “City”

Advancing the intelligence of shared spaces through their assets, resources and services (i.e. stadiums & theme parks)

Next Gen Marketing

Next Gen Marketing

Transforming marketing and advertising to meet shifting consumer behavior in digital world

Entertainment Everywhere

Entertainment Everywhere

Connecting consumers with engaging content in any form, on any device, anywhere