Empowering the Next Wave of Tech Innovators

Where Innovation Meets Collaboration
Since its inception in 2018, NEC X has helped launch, grow and continues to support more than 100 startups. Setting the pace for the future, our dynamic portfolio of innovators and visionaries are already revolutionizing the world around us.

What’s New with Our Portfolio?

Qualitative Intelligence debuts predictive analytics for real-time message testing and risk assessment, with NEC’s semantic model technology

Consumer insights and personalization platform Qualitative Intelligence (QI) today unveiled advanced new social sentiment analysis and brand risk management capabilities, powered by NEC’s Semantic Model Technology. QI’s Voice of Customer AI SaaS solution, VoxQI, can now rapidly identify and analyze hundreds of multi-channel videos, images and texts in minutes, empowering brands to accurately predict audience […]

NEC X Opens Applications for BATCH 12 of  Elev X! Ignite venture studio program

Palo Alto, CA – June 4, 2024 – NEC X, the Silicon Valley innovation accelerator backed by NEC’s portfolio of advanced technologies, is once again accepting applications for Elev X! Ignite, its venture studio program that transforms early-stage founders into seed-ready startups.  Startups have until July 7, 2024, to apply for the upcoming cohort, Batch […]

NEC X Invests in Agtech Startup Verdi, Integrates AI-Powered Platform with NEC’s CropScope Smart Farming Initiative

Verdi Partners with NEC X to Rapidly Scale Its Groundbreaking Platform for Farm Automation. Palo Alto, CA – May 22, 2024 – NEC X, the Silicon Valley innovation accelerator backed by NEC’s portfolio of advanced technologies, today announced a new investment in Verdi Expeditions Inc., the world’s first scalable platform for farm automation and personalized […]

NEC X Invests in Public Safety Startup Multitude Insights, Scaling AI-Powered Collaboration and Information Sharing for Law Enforcement

Launched at MIT and Harvard, Multitude Insights Joins Elev X! Boost, NEC X’s Accelerator Program for Rapid Growth & Collaboration. Palo Alto, CA – May 7, 2024 – NEC X, the Silicon Valley-based innovation accelerator and venture studio backed by global IT leader NEC, today announced a new investment in Multitude Insights, the provider of […]

NEC X Unveils Next Wave of Tech Disruptors, Elev X! Ignite Cohort Batch 11

PALO ALTO, Calif., April 25, 2024 — NEC X, the Silicon Valley-based innovation accelerator and venture studio backed by global IT leader NEC, today unveiled the standout startups selected to join Elev X! Ignite cohort Batch 11. The seven new startups were handpicked from more than 250 qualified applicants for their potential to disrupt and lead […]

Office Relocation: A New Chapter in Innovation

Dear NEC X Community, We are delighted to inform you that NEC X is moving to a new office location. This relocation marks a significant milestone in our journey as we strive to enhance our capabilities and better serve startups. New Address:  490 California Ave., 105, Palo Alto, CA 94306 The decision to move to […]