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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.

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.


Begin Your Entrepreneurial Journey at a Free Startup Event

Posted by Jonathan Greechan on 2017-04-24

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
2017-04-24 6:30 PM London
United Kingdom
Founder Institute Information Session
2017-04-25 6:00 PM Chicago
US
Team Building 101 - Keys to Success
2017-04-25 7:00 PM Atlanta
US
Making the Leap from Employee to Entrepreneur
2017-04-25 7:30 PM Seoul
Korea
직원에서 기업가로 도약하기
2017-04-26 6:00 PM Buenos Aires
Argentina
Dando el salto de empleado a emprendedor
2017-04-26 6:30 PM Bangalore
India
Startup Ideation Bootcamp
2017-04-26 6:30 PM Hong Kong
Hong Kong
Raising Capital for Your Idea: Advice from the Lawyers
2017-04-26 6:30 PM Cincinnati
US
Frontier Founders Forum: Smart Cities
2017-04-26 7:00 PM Silicon Valley
US
Silicon Valley Graduate Showcase & Networking Event
2017-04-27 10:00 AM Hong Kong
Hong Kong
How to Raise Funding for Your Startup in Asia (Online Event)
2017-04-27 10:00 AM Penang
Malaysia
How to Raise Funding for Your Startup in Asia (Online Event)
2017-04-27 11:00 AM Tokyo
Japan
How to Raise Funding for Your Startup in Asia (Online Event)
2017-04-27 2:30 PM Kabul
Afghanistan
Founder Institute Graduate Showcase & Networking Event
2017-04-27 6:30 PM Dublin
Ireland
Startup Pitch Bootcamp
2017-04-27 6:30 PM Madrid
Spain
Startup Office Hours: Get Business Advice from Experts
2017-04-27 7:00 PM Berlin
Germany
Startup Legal 101 IP Protection with Jan-Dierk Schaal (KPMG Law)
2017-04-28 5:30 PM Copenhagen
Denmark
Learn About Founder Institute - #cphstartup101
2017-05-02 6:00 PM Buenos Aires
Argentina
Como obtener capital para tu idea
2017-05-02 6:30 PM Rio de Janeiro
Brazil
Making the Leap from Employee to Entrepreneur
2017-05-02 6:30 PM New York
US
Starting A Company For Under $1,000
2017-05-03 6:30 PM Cordoba AR
Argentina
Startup Pitch Bootcamp
2017-05-03 6:30 PM Orange County
US
Startup Funding 101: How to Raise Capital for Your Idea, with Fred Thiel
2017-05-03 6:30 PM Cincinnati
US
Founder Institute Information Session
2017-05-04 6:30 PM Vienna
Austria
Finding the Right Startup Business Partner
2017-05-04 6:30 PM Dublin
Ireland
Founder Institute Information Session
2017-05-04 6:30 PM Dayton
US
Engineer to Entrepreneur: Startup Basics for Techies
2017-05-05 6:30 PM Hong Kong
Hong Kong
Cash or Coding: Which Comes First?
2017-05-06 12:00 PM Philadelphia
US
Startup Pitch Bootcamp
2017-05-08 6:30 PM Hong Kong
Hong Kong
Founder Institute Information Session
2017-05-09 6:00 PM Buenos Aires
Argentina
Sesión Informativa del Founder Institute
2017-05-09 6:00 PM Helsinki
Finland
Founder Institute Finland Demoday
2017-05-09 6:30 PM Atlanta
US
Startup Ideation Bootcamp
2017-05-10 6:30 PM Cordoba AR
Argentina
Startup Office Hours: Get Business Advice from Experts
2017-05-11 6:00 PM Perth
Australia
Start Up CEO Insights - What it takes to win
2017-05-11 6:30 PM Yerevan
Armenia
How to Start a Startup in Silicon Valley
2017-05-11 6:30 PM Dayton
US
Founder Hotseat: Pitch Your Ideas to Startup Mentors
2017-05-11 7:30 PM Seoul
Korea
엔지니어에서 기업가로 : 기술자가 유념해야 할 스타트업의 기본
2017-05-15 6:30 PM Hong Kong
Hong Kong
Founder Institute VIP Semester Launch Mixer
2017-05-16 6:30 PM Rio de Janeiro
Brazil
Startup Funding 101: How to Raise Capital for Your Idea
2017-05-16 6:30 PM Sao Paulo
Brazil
Startup Funding 101: How to Raise Capital for Your Idea
2017-05-16 7:30 PM Seoul
Korea
파운더 인스티튜트 안내 세션
2017-05-17 6:00 PM Perth
Australia
Starting Up in Perth and Raising Capital in Perth
2017-05-17 6:30 PM Philadelphia
US
Making the Leap from Employee to Entrepreneur
2017-05-17 6:30 PM Tokyo
Japan
雇われの身から起業家へ転身しよう
2017-05-18 6:00 PM Helsinki
Finland
Startup Pitch Bootcamp
2017-05-23 6:30 PM Rio de Janeiro
Brazil
Founder Institute Information Session

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