Welcome to Furnace, an exciting incubator programme hosted at the DMC, open to anyone with a tech idea or innovation.
As the name suggests, Furnace is where your ideas in tech are ignited, and forged whilst joining a successful growing community over a 6 month period worth over £6,000.

Have a browse at what you'll get for free whilst on the incubator programme.

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Innovative incubation

Want to join?

What is the Furnace journey?

What happens after the 6 months?

Join the melting pot

Home for your business

Build your network, meet your peers and have a dedicated workspace in the DMC Co-working space. All for free during the programme

Mentoring and Networks

We're the thought leaders in tech and digital economic growth. We'll connect you to those who can understand and help solve your challenges.

Funding opportunities

We're connected in the regional funding landscape. We'll bring funders to you on this project! We'll prep you and help plant the seeds for your growth.


Get access and technical support in our DMC 02 MakerLab - Perfect for prototyping, testing, and tinkering


Get ready to make you and your service or product stand out with access to our audio and visual creative space.


The DMC is wrapped in community. We believe in it, and we believe that by joining it, you can only benefit. There's always somebody there to help.


An incubator for everyone to feel at home

Whatever stage of startup you're at, we're here to make you feel at home, a safe space to take you to your next level, whatever that means for you. Our innovation spaces are there to help you test and innovate, our networks and support can help with everything from access to finance, finessing your pitch, or guide you through business management.

Ready to take your startup to the next step?

We're regional thought leaders in tech and digital ecosystem growth, with a desire to see our community succeed by supporting those who want to innovate.

Why the DMC Incubator?


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Find your Home from Home at the DMC.

The DMC difference is our commitment to making this space your own — as well as providing support and guidance for your business, if you need it.