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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.

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.CO is the web address where the world’s innovators, entrepreneurs, businesses and brands come together to build and grow their ideas and organizations online.

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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.

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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.


The Founder Institute hosts hundreds of free startup events across the globe to help aspiring founders improve their ideas and entrepreneurial skills, all in a low-pressure environment.

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Date Time City Event
2017-08-15 6:00 PM Stockholm
Sweden
Making the Leap from Employee to Entrepreneur in Stockholm
2017-08-15 6:00 PM San Francisco
US
Startup Funding: How to Raise Money in San Francisco
2017-08-15 6:30 PM Rio de Janeiro
Brazil
Founder Institute VIP Semester Launch Mixer (New Date)
2017-08-15 6:30 PM Sacramento
US
Founder Institute Information Session
2017-08-15 6:30 PM Vancouver
Canada
Startup Funding 101 with Adeo Ressi, CEO of Founder Institute: How to Raise Capital for Your Idea
2017-08-15 6:30 PM Accra
Ghana
Startup Legal 101: Key Legal Concepts for Starting a Company
2017-08-15 7:30 PM Moscow
Russia
Как запустить стартап в Москве?
2017-08-16 6:30 PM Atlanta
US
Founder Night Out: Network with Local Entrepreneurs!
2017-08-16 6:30 PM Philadelphia
US
Frontier Founders Forum: Solving the Biggest Problems of Humanity
2017-08-16 6:30 PM Boston
US
Startup Pitch Bootcamp: Learn How to Pitch from Top Entrepreneurs
2017-08-16 6:30 PM Cincinnati
US
Startup Funding 101: How to Raise Money for Your Idea in Cincinnati
2017-08-17 5:30 PM Dublin
Ireland
Founder Institute Virtual Info Session, with Co-Founder of FI (Online Event)
2017-08-17 6:30 PM Londrina - Maringá
Brazil
Levante investimento para sua ideia
2017-08-17 6:30 PM Taipei
Taiwan
Startup Office Hours: Get Business Advice from Experts
2017-08-17 6:30 PM Vienna
Austria
Founder Institute Virtual Info Session, with Co-Founder of FI (Online Event)
2017-08-17 6:30 PM Berlin
Germany
Founder Institute Virtual Info Session, with Co-Founder of FI (Online Event)
2017-08-17 6:30 PM Warsaw
Poland
Founder Institute Virtual Info Session, with Co-Founder of FI (Online Event)
2017-08-17 7:00 PM Columbus
US
Founder Night Out: Network with Local Entrepreneurs!
2017-08-17 7:30 PM Helsinki
Finland
Founder Institute Virtual Info Session, with Co-Founder of FI (Online Event)
2017-08-17 7:30 PM Nicosia
Cyprus
Founder Institute Virtual Info Session, with Co-Founder of FI (Online Event)
2017-08-17 7:30 PM Sofia
Bulgaria
Founder Institute Virtual Info Session, with Co-Founder of FI (Online Event)
2017-08-17 7:30 PM Moscow
Russia
Bootstrapping . v. Fundrasinig, разговоры с основателями
2017-08-17 8:30 PM Yerevan
Armenia
Founder Institute Virtual Info Session, with Co-Founder of FI (Online Event)
2017-08-22 6:00 PM Buenos Aires
Argentina
Lanzamiento VIP del semestre del Founder Institute
2017-08-22 6:00 PM San Diego
US
Startup Pitch Bootcamp
2017-08-22 6:00 PM Stockholm
Sweden
Founder Institute Information Session
2017-08-22 6:00 PM San Francisco
US
Challenges of Fundraising for Female Entrepreneurs
2017-08-22 6:30 PM Accra
Ghana
Startup Office Hours: Get Business Advice from Experts
2017-08-22 6:30 PM Montreal
Canada
Founder Institute VIP Semester Launch Mixer (ONLY for ACCEPTED & ENROLLED Founders)
2017-08-22 6:30 PM Mexico City
Mexico
How to Start a Startup in Mexico City
2017-08-22 6:30 PM Vancouver
Canada
Startup Office Hours: Get Business Advice from Experts
2017-08-22 6:30 PM Chennai
India
Startup Workshop: Get Business Advice from Experts
2017-08-22 6:30 PM South Florida
US
Making the Leap from Employee to Entrepreneur in South Florida
2017-08-22 7:30 PM Moscow
Russia
“Лидер и племя” - Деловая игра по методологии Джона Кинга Tribal Leadership
2017-08-23 6:30 PM Atlanta
US
Founder Institute Information Session
2017-08-23 6:30 PM Denver
US
Female Founder Roundtable: How to Get Ahead in Entrepreneurship
2017-08-23 6:30 PM Cincinnati
US
Graduate Startup Panel & Networking Event
2017-08-23 6:30 PM Austin
US
The Power of Storytelling for Entrepreneurs
2017-08-23 6:30 PM Virginia Beach
US
Startup Ideation Bootcamp
2017-08-24 6:30 PM Columbus
US
Startup Pitch Bootcamp: Learn How to Pitch from Top Entrepreneurs
2017-08-24 6:30 PM Londrina - Maringá
Brazil
Bate papo com experts
2017-08-24 7:30 PM Seoul
Korea
글로벌 스타트업 리소스에 접근하기
2017-08-29 6:00 PM Stockholm
Sweden
SUP46 Masterclass - Startup Funding 101: How to Raise Capital in Stockholm
2017-08-29 6:30 PM Vienna
Austria
Startup Pitch Bootcamp
2017-08-29 6:30 PM South Florida
US
Founder Institute Information Session
2017-08-29 6:30 PM Sacramento
US
Frontier Founders Forum: Solving the Biggest Problems of Humanity
2017-08-30 6:30 PM Atlanta
US
Startup Funding 101: How to Raise Money for Your Idea
2017-08-30 6:30 PM Austin
US
Founder Institute Information Session
2017-08-30 6:30 PM Philadelphia
US
Female Founder Roundtable: How to Get Ahead in Entrepreneurship
2017-08-31 6:30 PM Columbus
US
How to Start a Startup in Columbus
2017-08-31 7:00 PM Taipei
Taiwan
Startup Funding 101: How to Raise Capital for Your Idea
2017-09-06 6:00 PM Stockholm
Sweden
SUP46 Masterclass - Business and Pitch Advice for Aspiring Entrepreneurs
2017-09-06 6:30 PM Atlanta
US
Founder Institute Information Session
2017-09-06 6:30 PM Denver
US
Veteran Pitch Bootcamp
2017-09-06 7:00 PM Sofia
Bulgaria
Making the Leap from Employee to Entrepreneur in Sofia
2017-09-07 6:30 PM Columbus
US
Founder Institute Information Session
2017-09-07 6:30 PM Boston
US
Founder Hotseat: Pitch Your Idea to Boston Startup Experts
2017-09-12 8:00 AM Stockholm
Sweden
Founder Institute Information Breakfast
2017-09-12 6:30 PM South Florida
US
Founder Institute Graduate Showcase & Networking Event
2017-09-13 6:00 PM Virginia Beach
US
Startup Funding 101: How to Raise Money for Your Idea in Hampton Roads
2017-09-13 6:30 PM Philadelphia
US
Founder Hotseat: Pitch Your Idea to Philadelphia Startup Experts
2017-09-13 6:30 PM Denver
US
Startup Office Hours: Get Business Advice from Experts
2017-09-13 6:30 PM Austin
US
Startup Funding 101: How to Raise Money for Your Idea in Austin
2017-09-13 6:30 PM Atlanta
US
Female Founder Roundtable: How to Get Ahead in Entrepreneurship
2017-09-13 7:00 PM Sofia
Bulgaria
How to Start a Startup in Sofia?
2017-09-14 6:30 PM Londrina - Maringá
Brazil
Founder Institute Mentor Gathering & VIP Launch Mixer

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