TechNation is a first class technology firm in Afghanistan aimed at providing institutions and the citizens with cutting-edge IT services and solutions. TechNation helps develop Afghanistan as a technology enabled nation by promoting ICT as a tool for development. 



Afghanistan Legal Services (ALS) provides a comprehensive solution to legal and rule-­‐of-­‐law challenges facing Afghanistan. ALS staff is experienced in both the local and international justice sectors and has provided high-­‐level support to the Afghan public sector, including the Attorney General's Office and legal advice to the Ministry of Finance and Ministry of Women's Affairs.

CodeWeekend is the biggest developer community in Afghanistan, with a mission to share, learn and innovate

Ibtikaar provides physical offices, training, business advisory, support with market and funding access and networking opportunity to technology startups in Afghanistan.


The Founder Institute Launches Newest Location in Lima, Peru

Posted by Jonathan Greechan on 2013-01-24

Today we are excited to announce the launch of our newest location - Lima, Peru!

The Lima chapter is just around the corner, as the 4-month program is slated to start on February 18th. The program is open to existing and prospective technology founders of all kinds - with or without an idea, young or old, and with a full-time job or unemployed. If you or someone you know could benefit from expert training and feedback to launch a technology startup in Lima, click here to apply. Final applications are due Sunday, Feburary 10th.

If you would like to learn more, then join a free event we will be hosting in the coming weeks:


The Lima chapter will be lead by Jorge Jaime, Founder and CEO of Overwave, and Arturo Calle Flores, CEO of Alterlatina. Both are recognized organizers of entrepreneurial activities in the local environment, including Startup Weekend Lima.

Expected mentors of the Lima program include;

  • Adeo Ressi, CEO,
  • Cesar Zevallos, CEO & Founder, Asix S.A.
  • Diana Castañeda, Co-Fundadora Entrepreneurial Action Peru
  • Glen Hellman, Cheif Entrepreneuriator, Driven Forward, LLC
  • Juan Carlos Güímac, Director, Editora Central SAC
  • Ludmila Volodina, MBA, MsC, System Engineer, Universidad de Lima
  • Rolando Cruzado, President & Founder, PDMA Peru
  • Vanesa Kolodziej, Managing Parter, Nazca Ventures and Founder,
  • Ziv Gillat, Co-Founder & VP of Business Development, Eye-Fi
  • and many more to be announced.

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


ATTEND an Event
APPLY to the Program



* indicates required

Feedback Form

We welcome your feedback to improve the Institute. Please contact us using the form below, and we will get back to you promptly.
Your Email Address:
Message to the Institute:
What is ? (enter the answer below):
Close Window