gALPHA Detroit




gALPHA is a free, four-week venture-creation workshop designed to help entrepreneurially minded students and technologists create high-growth startups. gALPHA provides product ideas, mentorship and coaching to teams of students and technologists, and then works with them one-on-one for one month to help them develop an innovative and marketable product or solution. gALPHA is a program of the nationally ranked startup accelerator gener8tor.


Who Can Apply?

  • Entrepreneurially-minded individuals who have technical skills in computer science, engineering, design and emerging technologies
  • Team members of those listed above

Deliverables During gALPHA Include:

  • Product Development: Participants will ideate, validate and build minimum viable products (MVPs).
  • Culture: Participants will experience first-hand the challenges, but also tremendous benefit, of iterating quickly with minimal resources in solving business problems.
  • Methodology: Participants will come away with a roadmap for testing new ideas through the design of an MVP.

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The Program

The gALPHA Detroit program is coming soon. Please email  with any questions and/or to learn more about gALPHA.


gALPHA Office Hours

Work with our team on your startup interests or idea, and learn more about the gALPHA program. We hold office hours throughout the year to meet one-on-one with entrepreneurs and anyone interested in getting involved.



440 Burroughs Street
Detroit, MI 48202

Stella Safari
Director, gBETA Detroit