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.


Attend a Free Founder Institute Event and Learn from Top Startup Experts

Posted by Jonathan Greechan on 2017-01-09

The Founder Institute hosts thousands of free startup events across the globe each year, in over 155 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
2017-01-09 6:30 PM Washington DC
US
Making the Leap from Employee to Entrepreneur
2017-01-10 6:30 PM Zurich
Switzerland
Startup Legal 101: Key Legal Concepts for Starting a Company
2017-01-10 6:30 PM Los Angeles
US
Startup Branding & How to create a Customer Acquisition plan
2017-01-10 6:30 PM Chennai
India
Engineer to Entrepreneur: Startup Basics for Techies
2017-01-11 6:30 PM Belgrade
Serbia
Startup Legal 101: Key Legal Concepts for Starting a Company
2017-01-11 6:30 PM Vancouver
Canada
Founder Hotseat: Pitch Your Ideas to Startup Mentors
2017-01-12 6:30 PM Madrid
Spain
Founder Institute Information Session
2017-01-12 6:30 PM South Florida
US
How to Start a Startup in South Florida
2017-01-16 6:30 PM Washington DC
US
Founder Institute Information Session
2017-01-16 6:30 PM Los Angeles
US
Startup Female Founders: How to Get Ready for Funding
2017-01-17 6:00 PM Stockholm
Sweden
Making the Leap from Employee to Entrepreneur
2017-01-17 6:30 PM Zagreb
Croatia
Founder Institute VIP Semester Launch Mixer
2017-01-18 6:30 PM Belgrade
Serbia
Engineer to Entrepreneur: Startup Basics for Techies
2017-01-18 6:30 PM Vancouver
Canada
Startup Founder 101: Successful Start-up Business strategies for 2017
2017-01-19 6:30 PM Ottawa
Canada
Founder Institute Graduate Showcase & Networking Event
2017-01-19 6:30 PM Curitiba
Brazil
De Funcionário para Empreendedor, dúvidas e motivações.
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 Companys 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
2017-01-26 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
2017-02-01 6:00 PM Belgrade
Serbia
Founder Institute VIP Semester Launch Mixer
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

Attend a Free Founder Institute Event and Learn from Top Startup Experts

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