H2 Innovate connects emerging startups with advice, capital and connections across the H2 network. Participating companies are based in major entrepreneurial hubs around the world with strong potential to build regional or global scale businesses. The program is supported by advisors who are domain experts from our global member community and partners from our global partner network


The H2 Innovate program community consists of the following core groups:


  • Startups: leading early stage (pre-Series A) companies in top global entrepreneurial hubs
  • Advisors: industry leaders and domain experts from H2's global member network
  • Partners: top investors, corporates and technology services firms from H2's partner network

Participating Startups are companies that are invited to join from global nominations received from H2 Members and Partners.


Program Offering

Participation in H2 Innovate provides participating companies key benefits as follows:


  • Advisor Platform: curated access to qualified global community of senior industry execs for advisory board roles
  • Global Summit: participation in our annual summit hosted in Silicon Valley, including pre-Summit event for H2 Innovate companies
  • Industry Connections: introductions to relevant companies and organizations to aid company growth 


Global Tracks

H2 Innovate utilizes the concept of Global Tracks consisting of priority industry sectors around which to develop its program community and Startup representation globally. Initial supported Global Tracks include:  




Financial Services

Health & Fitness

Media & Entertainment








To learn more about our program offering and engagement opportunities in H2 Innovate, please review our FAQ page.