IBM Alpha Zone

We are currently accepting applications for class 9 of IBM alpha Zone Accelerator.

Click here for more details about the program

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Who are the founders?


First Name *

Last Name *

Email *


Role *

Cell Phone*

Please tell us about each yourself and your past achievements:

Founder 2:

First Name

Last Name




Cell Phone

Please tell us about each yourself and your past achievements:

Founder 3:

First Name

Last Name




Cell Phone

Please tell us about each yourself and your past achievements:

Company details

Company Name *

Year of foundation *

Phone number to be contacted *

Company website:*

Company Linkedin:

Company Facebook:

Company ID number (ח.פ) in the Companies Register (רשם החברות)*

Company formal registered name in the Companies Register *

Country of registration: *



Has the company already raised funds? If yes - how much (in USD)? *

Who invested in your company? *

Solutions & Industry

Please describe your business in 140 characters:*

Please select the relevant Industry for your solution: *

What is your solution architecture? *

Public cloudHybrid cloudPrivate (on premise)

Are you using or planning to use one or more of the following services: (it could be more than one): *

Web & Application InfrastructureData & AnalyticsCognitive servicesMobile InfrastructureIOT

Is your solution based on open source? (for example: Node.js, Python, PHP, Java, Java Script, etc.) *


If yes, please specify:

If Watson Technologies can promote your solution, what integration synergy do you see with Watson APIs? *

More details

What is the team size (including founders, full time employees only)? *

How many R&D team members? (only full time employees, not 3rd party): *

Please describe your business model. How will the company make money? *

Please select current product status:*

What is your revenue estimation for the upcoming 2 years?

Please describe your market: *

Please name your main competitors: *

Can each of the founders attend the entire program (February-August 2019), or do some of you have other obligations during that time frame of the program? If not, please explain: *

What challenge or issue are you proposing to solve during the program (20 weeks)? *

What do you expect to gain from participating in the program? *

Why should we choose your company for the program? *

Please attach relevant company files (executive summary, company overview presentation, one pager, etc. Max file size: 5MB):

For Healthcare Companies

Are you interested in expansion to the UK market and in cooperation with NHS?


Dangoor Health Initiative is a cooperation between IBM Alpha Zone, UK Israel Tech Hub and DigitalHealth.London to streamline the best of Israeli digital health innovation into British healthcare. Startups accepted on to the program will benefit from in-depth acceleration support from the IBM technological and business development team; Programme series delivered by DigitalHealth.London on market access into UK healthcare and the NHS; Immersive trip to the UK.

Please indicate which area of digital health the company operates in (Select all that apply):

Telehealth/Care: Activity/fall monitoring, Remote medication management, Long term condition monitoring, Video consultationmHealth – wearables/applications: Wearables, Medical applications, Wellness fitness applicationsHealth Analytics: Genomics, Precision medicine, Data analyticsDigitalised Health Systems: Patient held digital records, Provider held digital recordsDevices and Diagnostics

Other Digital Health (please indicate):

How will your solution will benefit the UK health and care system (maximum 500 words)
Please specify the key benefits, particularly where it improves either the patient experience, clinical outcomes of the population or reduces per capita costs of healthcare. Please quantify and give any evidence that support your statements.

Your elevator pitch (video Optional): Please link to a 90 second video describing the specific health and care challenge you are tackling and how your innovation is uniquely placed to solve it. This can be done through the main application page or within the text box for URLs. Please ensure your video clearly articulates the USP, the problem and the solution. Please note that both text and video may be used in communications and publicity about the Programme.

Competitors: Who would you say are your main competitors in the UK health system? (300 words max.)

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Important – While we review your application, please register to the IBM Cloud Program for startups ( as it is a mandatory criterion for a start-up in order to be accepted in the program.

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** Application for IBM Alpha Zone is designated for Israeli startups only. **