Scaling up innovative projects with high growth potential
Our offer  is to accelerate the development of your business by providing a favorable environment, personalized support, and access to various networks (resources, experts, customers, investors) depending on your business’s growth objectives.

Our goal is to help you identify and enhance your intellectual capital to build a sustainable venture.

Our client are enterprises (for profit & non for profit) working in creation, production, distribution, or in the development of tools for the cultural and creative industries sector. We are interested both in techno-creative profiles, digital and cultural enterprises in the performing arts. And we encourage in this regard the complementarity and cross-pollination between our members. 

 

TESTING THE WATERS PROGRAM

A first 4-month program to get to know each other and see if there is a mutual fit. This is for anyone who has a creative project: cultural, visual, interactive, playful. 

Selection criteria are based primarily on the innovative nature of the project (which can range from new business models, processes to technology integration). And, we want to know what proof of concept  in the form of a minimum viable product you have built and the traction you’ve got so far (validated Beta client).  

What will we work on among other subjects ?
Customer validation & creation, business model optimization, revenue generation, governance & IP,…

What is the cost of the program ?
Your engagement to produce sweat equity in your project!
So, did we mention, it’s completely FREE ?

What are the activities ?
The program includes workshops & training sessions, personalized coaching from La Piscine team, peer mentoring, and the access to a dedicated space (LP LAB) to work on your project and exchange with other creative entrepreneurs. 

What happens next ?
It’s time to try the deep dive program

 

THE DEEP DIVE PROGRAM

A 6-month program designed to accelerate the growth and to go global. This program is fitted for startups that went through the Testing the Waters program and for established creative companies who are looking to expand their reach outside of their comfort-zone. 

What will we work on among other subjects ?
International market reach, scaling up strategy, financing, revenue generation, governance & IP,…

What is the cost of the program ?
It depends on your needs. It starts at 475$/monthly

What are the activities ?
The program includes: workshops & training sessions, personalized coaching from La Piscine team, experienced entrepreneurs, investors and experts, access to a dedicated space (LP LAB) to work on your project and exchange with other creative entrepreneurs, and connections with other incubators/accelerators to access other markets.

What happens next ?
There is an option to renew 4 months.