WSGR
Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati is the premier legal advisor to technology, life sciences, and other growth enterprises worldwide. We represent companies at every stage of development, from entrepreneurial start-ups to multibillion-dollar global corporations, as well as the venture firms, private equity firms, and investment banks that finance and advise them. The firm's broad range of services and practice areas are focused on addressing the principal challenges faced by the management, boards of directors, shareholders, and in-house counsel of our clients.

CodigoDelSur
CodigoDelSur is a designer and developer of digital products. Having worked with Founder Institute startups in the past, they come as a highly recommended Founder Institute referral. They are composed of highly skilled software, web, and mobile app developers, who are excited to incorporate the latest technologies into the applications they develop.

Xero
Xero is everything you need to run your business financials. Work with a beautiful small business accounting software complete with accounting, invoicing, payroll, inventory and more. Xero seamlessly integrates with over 500+ business apps, including CRM, point-of-sale, time tracking, ecommerce, just to name a few. Join the 700,000+ businesses using Xero in more than 180 countries.

Vet-Tech
Vet-Tech is America's Veteran-led Startup Accelerator headquartered in Silicon Valley. With over 100 military veteran startups in our community, Vet-Tech's top 20 portfolio companies have raised over $10 Million in funding and have been accepted into world class programs like Tech Stars and Founder Institute.

Startup Weekend

 

Through the Startup Weekend Fellowship, members of the Startup Weekend Community who want to start a technology company can apply to the Silicon Valley Founder Institute chapter for free, and the best overall applicant will be invited to participate in the Founder Institute's step-by-step startup launch program for free as well.



Eligibility: In order to be eligible for the Startup Weekend Fellowship for the upcoming semester, you must complete your application and admissions test by Sunday, December 11th, 2016, using this link.


Grant: The recipient of the Startup Weekend Fellowship will be awarded within 5 days after the deadline.


Click here to apply for the Startup Weekend Fellowship.


The Founder Institute hosts hundreds of free startup events across the globe to help aspiring founders improve their ideas and entrepreneurial skills, all in a low-pressure environment.

Don't see an event in your city below?  Then sign up for our Local Updates List.

Date Time City Event
2017-01-23 6:30 PM Zurich
Switzerland
How to Start a Startup in Zurich
2017-01-23 6:30 PM Ottawa
Canada
How to Start a Startup in Ottawa
2017-01-23 6:30 PM Los Angeles
US
MVP - Building & Testing Your Company's Set of "Must Have" Features
2017-01-23 6:30 PM Warsaw
Poland
Warsaw Fall 2016 Semester - GRADUATION
2017-01-24 6:30 PM South Florida
US
Founder Institute Graduate Showcase & Networking Event
2017-01-24 6:30 PM Chennai
India
Startup Office Hours: Get Business Advice from Experts
2017-01-24 6:30 PM Campinas
Brazil
Making the Leap from Employee to Entrepreneur
2017-01-24 6:30 PM Lima
Peru
Founder Hotseat: Presenta tu idea de startup frente a expertos
2017-01-25 6:30 PM Tokyo
Japan
Startup Pitch Bootcamp
2017-01-26 6:00 PM Stockholm
Sweden
Startup Pitch Bootcamp
2017-01-26 6:30 PM Curitiba
Brazil
VIP Mentor Gathering with Curitiba FI Directors
2017-01-30 6:30 PM Washington DC
US
How to Start a Startup in Washington DC
2017-01-30 6:30 PM Los Angeles
US
Founder Institute Information Session
2017-01-30 6:30 PM Ottawa
Canada
Founder Institute Information Session
2017-01-30 6:30 PM Florianopolis
Brazil
Making the Leap from Employee to Entrepreneur
2017-01-31 12:30 PM Montreal
Canada
Frontier Founders Demo Day: Solving the Biggest Problems of Humanity
2017-01-31 6:30 PM Marseille
France
How to Start a Startup in Marseille
2017-01-31 6:30 PM Stockholm
Sweden
Founder Institute Information Session
2017-01-31 6:30 PM Lima
Peru
Startup Office Hours: Obtén consejos para tu startup de expertos
2017-02-01 6:30 PM Cincinnati
US
Founder Institute Graduate Showcase & Networking Event
2017-02-06 6:30 PM Washington DC
US
Graduate Startup Panel & Networking Event
2017-02-07 6:30 PM Chennai
India
Startup Funding 101: How to Raise Capital for Your Idea
2017-02-07 6:30 PM Marseille
France
What is Entrepreneur DNA, and How Can You Cultivate it in Marseille?
2017-02-07 6:30 PM New York
US
Startup Pitch Bootcamp
2017-02-07 6:30 PM Campinas
Brazil
Startup Funding 101: How to Raise Capital for Your Idea
2017-02-08 6:30 PM Curitiba
Brazil
Founder Institute Information Session
2017-02-09 6:30 PM South Florida
US
Startup Ideation Bootcamp
2017-02-13 6:30 PM New York
US
Founder Night Out: Network with Local Entrepreneurs!
2017-02-13 6:30 PM Ottawa
Canada
Startup Funding 101: How to Raise Capital for Your Idea
2017-02-13 6:30 PM Florianopolis
Brazil
Startup Funding 101: How to Raise Capital for Your Idea
2017-02-14 6:00 PM Stockholm
Sweden
How to Start a Startup in Stockholm
2017-02-15 6:30 PM Marseille
France
Startup Founder 101: _________
2017-02-21 6:30 PM Zurich
Switzerland
Founder Institute Information Session

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