Why XStarter

With XStarter, you are becoming a part of an ecosystem hyper-focused on bringing new ideas and technologies to life.
There are three steps to our jouney:
STEP 1
Apply to XStarter
STEP 2
We will provide you with unprecedented access to world-class mentoring, resources, and facilities to help shape and refine your ideas
STEP 3
If your idea has potential to solve Shell’s pain points, we will bring you into our pilot program to accelerate your path to a commercial pilot
WHAT YOU GET
Pilot Program
Online Community
Join our community to mingle with like-minded energy innovators online.
Pilot Program
Mentor & VC network
Connect with top mentors and VCs through our master contact list.
Pilot Program
Resources and perks
Access cloud computing credit and vendor discounts through our partners.
Pilot Program
Guides and templates
Learn everything you need to know to take your ideas from 0 to successful exit.
Pilot Program
State-of-the-art studio
Get shared access to our coworking studios globally.
Pilot Program
Dedicated Advisors
Receive valuable feedback from our advisors on a regular basis.
Pilot Program
Mentoring & Social Events
Join our mentoring and social event to learn new skills and widen your network
Pilot Program
Pilot Proposal Support
Showcase your pilot idea every quarter and get help with proposal and procurement processes
Pilot Program
Dedicated Workspace
Assigned workspace in our state-of-the-art studio in Austin, Texas
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