Our Programs

Live your passion. Learn from the best. Start building your success in 4 months!

Who are we?

dtac Accelerate is Thailand’s no.1 accelerator hothouse that empowers early-stage startups through mentorship and financial support. We are home to Thai startup entrepreneurs in various fields whose passion is to build something innovative and valuable. Our former 4 programs have been a great success. And now comes Batch 5!

What is dtac Accelerate Batch 5?

dtac Accelerate Batch 5 is our intensive 4-month bootcamp that will help you reach your true potential and build a successful company. We provide investment support and business opportunities while you enjoy all the best we have to offer: high-powered mentorship by founders and experts in a home-like environment, access to a vibrant and tight-knit community of new-breed entrepreneurs, and a great opportunity to scale your startup into a thriving company. The bootcamp will be running from May - August 2016

What we offer?

Get seed funding up to 1.5 million THB/team

Join 4-month bootcamp with a high-powered Silicon Valley curriculum

Have one-on-one mentoring with startup entrepreneurs

Get free access to HANGAR Coworking Space
(5 seats/team)

Get an opportunity to pitch to local and regional VC’s

Get commercialization and legal support from dtac

Be a member of Thailand Tech Startup Association

Join a network
of startup entrepreneurs
and experts


Shhh It’s a surprise, but I assure you it’s going to be awesome.


Now - 31 March 2017

Submit an application online

11 April 2017

Announce top most promising teams to pitch

24 April 2017

- Selected teams pitch
- Announce finalists to join the bootcamp

May - August 2017

Intensive 4-month bootcamp

August 2017

Demo Day

Who are we looking for?

  • Early-stage startups who are primed to scale
  • A solid team of up to 5 members with passion and full commitment
  • People of any gender, age, nationality, religion and education background

Eligible Startup Ideas

Clean Tech
Cloud Service
Financial Service
Internet of Things
Mobile Application
Mobile Commerce
Social Enterprise


Get inspired by the success stories of our alumni


Learn from awesome startup entrepreneurs

  • Tiwa York

    Tiwa York

    Head Coach, Kaidee

  • Somwang Luangphaiboonnsri

    Somwang Luangphaiboonnsri

    Thailand Country Lead, Pay Pal

  • Natavudh Pungcharoenpong

    Natavudh Pungcharoenpong

    CEO & Founder, Ookbee

  • Patai Padungtin

    Patai Padungtin

    CEO & Founder, Builk Asia

  • Kittinan Anuphan

    Kittinan Anuphan

    CEO & Founder, Claim Di

  • Ariya Banomyong

    Ariya Banomyong

    Managing Director, LINE Thailand

  • Shannon Kalayanamitr

    Shannon Kalayanamitr

    Founder & Group CMO, ORAMI

  • Juthasree Kuvinichkul / <br class="visible-sm">Maneerat Anulomsombat

    Juthasree / Maneerat

    Ex-Director & Co-Founder, Grab (Thailand) /
    CEO, Garena Online (Thailand)


Meet seasoned entrepreneurs and investors worldwide

  • Ruangroj Poonpol

    Ash Maurya

    Creator of Lean Canvas

  • Nir Eyal

    Krating Poonpol

    CEO & Managing Partner, 500 TukTuks

  • Khailee Ng

    Nir Eyal

    Author of “Hooked”

  • Jon Yongfook

    Bjorn Lee


  • Bill Reichert

    Kulawat Wongsaroj

    Managing Director, Lean In Consulting

  • Jeffrey Paine

    Justin Nguyen

    Monk's Hill Venture

  • Karun Warapongsittikul

    Karun Warapongsittikul

    Co-Founder, UX Academy


Top notch judges for the most intense Demo Day in Thailand

  • Andrew Kvalseth

    Andrew Kvalseth

    Chief Digital Group Officer, dtac

  • Krating Poonpol

    Krating Poonpol

    CEO & Managing Partner, 500 TukTuks

  • Justin Nguyen

    Justin Nguyen

    Monk's Hill Venture

  • Koichi Saito

    Koichi Saito

    CEO & Founder, KK Fund

  • Thanachat Tangsriwong

    Thanachat Tangsriwong

    Cyber Agent Ventures

  • Carmen Yuen

    Carmen Yuen

    Senior Executive Director, Vertex Ventures

  • Tee Suraphongchai

    Tee Suraphongchai

    Ventura Capital