We work on big, hard-to-solve problems where we can see a way for software to create 

a ton of value for society.

Software can solve 

big problems.

Would you like to receive occasional 

updates about our progress?


We are an evidence-driven research lab and startup foundry applying social science

iterative experimentation, and careful analysis 

to create socially beneficial software companies from scratch.


After we build a promising version 1.0

of a product idea, we recruit a highly driven, passionate, resourceful CEO who shares our values. We then launch the product together as a new company.

accelerating social science  

improving decision-making

calming anxiety

reducing depression 

enabling behavior change

increasing learning speeds

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Spark Wave is a startup foundry (a.k.a. a startup studio or company builder) with sights set on making our world better.