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Last Chance to Apply to the First-Ever Bangkok Founder Institute

Posted by Jonathan Greechan on 2013-11-30

Join us this Winter and launch a company with the Bangkok Founder Institute!

Sunday (2011-10-02) is the Final Application Deadline for the Winter 2013 Bangkok Founder Institute. If you or someone you know could benefit from expert training and feedback to launch a technology startup in Bangkok, then click here to apply today.

In the Founder Institute's four-month, part-time program, promising startup entrepreneurs “learn by doing” and launch a company through structured training courses, practical business-building assignments, and expert feedback from a large network of business mentors. Plus, aspiring founders are not required to quit their day job to participate, so they can begin building a business around their ideas without putting their livelihood at risk. 

The 4-month program will be meeting on Monday evenings from December 10 to March 26, and will be led by local leaders Benjamin Ranck (CTO, Jetabroad), Charle Charoenphan (MD, Hubba Co., Ltd.), and Krating Poonpol (Strategic Advisor to CMODTAC).

Helping our founders in Bangkok with critical feedback and guidance are;

  • Aaron Patzer: Founder and CEO, & Fountain
  • Ada Van Der Veer Vergeer
  • Alexander Ribbink: Partner, Prime Ventures
  • Alvin Khodabaks: Partner, Clifford Chance LLP
  • Bart Jan Van Genderen: CEO, CMI
  • Bert Nijmeijer: CEO, Technology Circle Twente
  • Christiaan Kraaijenhagen: Founder and CEO, Helio Hub
  • Diederik Stols: Partner, Boekx Advocaten
  • Floris Van Alkemade: Managing Partner, Solid Ventures
  • Frans Nauta
  • Geldolph Heyning: Managing Director
  • Hendrik Halbe: Co-founder and Managing Partner , Halbe&koenraads
  • Jaspar Roos: Founder, Incubator Exchange and Dutch Valley
  • Jeroen Bertrams: Online Marketing Consultant
  • Jim Stolze: Founder, TEDxAmsterdam
  • Joris Van Heukelom: Partner , Makerstreet
  • Kees Zegers: Founder and CEO, Dialogue Company
  • Lucien Engelen: Founder and Curator, The Future of Health at Radboud University Medical Centre
  • Lucien Burm: CEO, Kimengi
  • Maarten Lens Fitz Gerald: Founder
  • Marc Van Der Heijden: CEO, Tonson Enterprises BV
  • Michiel Westermann: CEO, Motek Medical & Motek Entertainment
  • Michiel Muller: Advisory Board Member, Amsterdam Center for Entrepreneurship
  • Michiel Buitelaar: COO, Sanoma Media NL
  • Oscar Kneppers: Founder, Rockstart
  • Peter Van Gorsel: Educational Business Developer, University of Amsterdam / Serendip
  • Pieter Bas Leezenberg: CEO and Co-founder, Hansje Brinker BV
  • René Hofma: Partner, Result Executive Search
  • Rick le Roy: Partner, UNITiD
  • Roland Van Kralingen: Founder, Marketing Fund
  • Ronnie Overgoor: Co-founder , Social Chiefs
  • Sheila Struyck: Enterpreneur, Chimaera Ventures
  • Simone Brummelhuis: Founder, The Next Women
  • Ton Aan De Stegge
  • Valentine Van Der Lande: CEO,
  • Veronique Pauwels: Partner, Bain and Company
  • Yuri Van Geest: Founder and CEO, Trend8

In only 6.5 years of operation, over 1,850 graduate companies across 100 cities have used the Founder Institute to validate their idea, develop their plans, refine their product, build an advisory board, prepare for seed funding, and more.

We hope you will join us in Bangkok and launch a company in 2013.


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