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.


Learn from Successful Entrepreneurs & Get Feedback. Attend a Free Event in Your City

Posted by Jonathan Greechan on 2017-01-30

The Founder Institute hosts thousands of free startup events across the globe each year, in over 150 cities across six continents. These events are designed to help aspiring entrepreneurs improve their ideas and entrepreneurial skills, all in a low-pressure environment.

At Founder Institute events, you can meet and learn from successful entrepreneurs, get feedback on your ideas, come up with new ideas, recruit potential co-founders, and more. They are the perfect starting point for beginning your entrepreneurship journey.

We have several events coming up in the next few weeks, which are listed below.  Don't see an event in your city? Then sign up for our Local Updates List, because chances are we will be in your city soon!

Here are our upcoming events:

Date Time City Event
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 parte de expertos
2017-02-01 5:30 PM Belgrade
Serbia
Startup Finance 101 - Building Financial Models for Success
2017-02-01 6:30 PM Cincinnati
US
Founder Institute Graduate Showcase & Networking Event
2017-02-01 6:30 PM New Delhi
India
Founder Cafe at Café Coffee Day - East Of Kailash
2017-02-02 6:30 PM New Delhi
India
Founder Cafe at Café Coffee Day - Star City Mall
2017-02-03 4:00 PM Accra
Ghana
How to Start a Startup in Accra
2017-02-04 11:00 AM New Delhi
India
Founder Cafe at Café Coffee Day - East Of Kailash
2017-02-04 11:00 AM New Delhi
India
Founder Cafe at Café Coffee Day - Star City Mall
2017-02-04 6:30 PM Florianopolis
Brazil
ABSS & AEMED Event - Founder Institute Information Presentation
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 Zurich
Switzerland
Founder Institute Information Session
2017-02-09 6:30 PM South Florida
US
Startup Ideation Bootcamp
2017-02-13 6:30 PM Paris
France
Start a Company: The Leap to Entrepreneurship
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 5:30 PM Belgrade
Serbia
Market Research And Growth Hacking Tactics For Startups
2017-02-15 6:30 PM Marseille
France
Founder Institute Information Session
2017-02-16 6:00 PM San Francisco
US
Startup Pitch Bootcamp with Women Who Code
2017-02-17 6:30 PM Curitiba
Brazil
How to Start a Startup in Curitiba
2017-02-20 6:30 PM Paris
France
Startup Ideation Bootcamp
2017-02-20 6:30 PM Florianopolis
Brazil
Founder Institute Information Session
2017-02-21 6:30 PM Washington DC
US
Female Founder Roundtable: How to Get ahead in Entrepreneurship
2017-02-22 5:30 PM Belgrade
Serbia
Engineer to Entrepreneur: Startup Basics for Techies
2017-02-22 6:30 PM Tokyo
Japan
How to Start a Startup in Tokyo
2017-02-23 6:00 PM Chicago
US
Startup Funding 101: How to Raise Capital for Your Idea
2017-02-23 6:00 PM Stockholm
Sweden
Startup Office Hours: Get Business Advice from Experts
2017-02-27 6:30 PM Paris
France
Founder Institute Information Session
2017-02-28 6:30 PM Marseille
France
Startup Ideation Bootcamp

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