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Washington DC Autumn 2013
Sessions: 2013-11-19 - 2014-03-04
Our vision is to Globalize Silicon Valley by creating and fostering local startup ecosystems in promising markets across the globe. We aim to help launch 1,000 technology companies per year in over 75 cities worldwide.
In this talk by Gabe Zichermann (Director, New York Founder Institute) Zichermann shares critical advice for getting your startup off the ground. "If you’ve already started working on your idea” he says, “you’re ahead of 99 percent of people who want to start a company."
This week, Cashtivity, a graduate of the Sydney Founder Institute, announced it has been awarded a prestigious Commercialisation Australia grant by the Australian Government to help with its expansion into the US. Cashtivity is an online place for collaboration and conversations around anything financial – for families, groups and classrooms.
Watch the video after the jump to hear the inspiring story of how this female entrepreneur lives as Mom and Executive in New York City, without compromising a thing.
The Founder Institute has helped launch over 1,000 new technology companies across 55 cities and six continents.
Atlanta has some serious bragging rights when it comes to business and innovation. The ‘Capital of the South’ boasts one of the world's busiest airports, houses several major universities, and is home to some of the world’s most notable companies.
However, until recently, Atlanta was seriously lacking in resources for its entrepreneurs. To help meet those needs, a number of established CEOs have stepped in to help out.
The Founder Institute’s Predictive Admissions Test has been featured in the The New York Times, CNN, and Forbes because of it’s ground-breaking ability to identify people with “entrepreneurial personality traits.” Typically this test is only available to applicants, and the results are kept private.
However, for a limited time, we are offering an "Entrepreneur DNA Profile" analysis for successful entrepreneurs who take the test, regardless of your location.
Founder Insight gives you feedback from the startup trenches.
The following post is by CodeGuard CEO, and Atlanta Founder Institute mentor, David Moeller. An experienced startup founder, Moeller offers advice to new founders on how to survive the challenges of launching a new company. "Don’t give up", he says. "It has to be tough. And you wouldn’t want it any other way."
Rob Frohwein is well aware of the challenges new business owners face, particularly when it comes to funding. His Atlanta-based company, Kabbage Inc., is tackling this problem head on, providing business owners access to working capital. In this interview with MSNBC, Rob offers suggestions to getting funding.
To hear more from Rob, join him this Winter where he will be mentoring for the Atlanta Founder Institute. Click here to learn more and apply today.
The Founder Institute hosts thousands of free startup events across the globe each year, in over 55 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. Learn more...
The Founder Institute startup accelerator first launced in Southeast Asia in 2010, and since then, it has helped launch nearly 150 new technology companies. While all of our grads are exceptional, there are a few who stand out.
Read on to see Southeast Asia's top startups of 2013.
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