Try our new website

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.

.CO
.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.

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.


Learn from Successful Entrepreneurs & Get Feedback. Attend a Free Event in Your City

Posted by Jonathan Greechan on 2017-07-17

The Founder Institute hosts thousands of free startup events across the globe each year, in over 170 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
2017-07-18 6:00 PM San Francisco
US
Startup Pitch Bootcamp, featuring Adeo Ressi & John Graham
2017-07-18 6:30 PM Rio de Janeiro
Brazil
Startup Pitch Bootcamp
2017-07-18 6:30 PM Accra
Ghana
Founder Institute Information Session
2017-07-18 6:30 PM New York
US
A Simple Framework for Early-Stage Startups, featuring Jonathan Greechan ($5)
2017-07-18 6:30 PM Sacramento
US
How to Start a Startup in Sacramento
2017-07-18 6:30 PM Vancouver
Canada
How to Start a Startup in Vancouver
2017-07-18 6:30 PM Dublin
Ireland
Founder Night Out: Network with Local Entrepreneurs!
2017-07-18 6:30 PM Austin
US
Startup Pitch Bootcamp: Learn How to Pitch from Top Entrepreneurs
2017-07-18 7:30 PM Seoul
Korea
스타트업 펀딩 101: 자본을 어떻게 유치할 것인가
2017-07-19 6:30 PM Philadelphia
US
How to Start a Startup in Philadelphia
2017-07-19 6:30 PM Denver
US
Startup Co-Founder 101: How to Find the Right Partner in Denver (NEW LOCATION)
2017-07-19 6:30 PM Cincinnati
US
Startup Co-Founder 101: How to Find the Right Partner in Cincinnati
2017-07-20 6:00 PM San Francisco
US
Veteran Startup Office Hours: Get Business Advice from Experts
2017-07-20 6:00 PM Perth
Australia
Graduate Startup Panel & Networking Event
2017-07-20 6:30 PM Belo Horizonte
Brazil
Founder Institute Information Session
2017-07-24 6:30 PM New York
US
Founder Institute Graduate Showcase & Networking Event
2017-07-25 10:00 AM Vancouver
Canada
Canada Founder Institute Online Demo Day
2017-07-25 1:00 PM Montreal
Canada
Canada Founder Institute Online Demo Day
2017-07-25 1:00 PM Toronto
Canada
Canada Founder Institute Online Demo Day
2017-07-25 6:30 PM Rio de Janeiro
Brazil
Startup Legal 101: Key Legal Concepts for Starting a Company
2017-07-25 6:30 PM Vancouver
Canada
Graduate Startup Panel & Networking Event
2017-07-25 6:30 PM Londrina - Maringá
Brazil
Comece seu negócio encontrando líderes do ecosistema
2017-07-25 6:30 PM South Florida
US
How to Start a Startup in South Florida
2017-07-25 6:30 PM Chennai
India
Engineer to Entrepreneur: Startup Basics for Techies
2017-07-26 6:30 PM Denver
US
Startup Accelerator Panel with: Hauler CEO, Ben Matsuura; Cataworx CTO, Adolpho Perez-Duran; LifeDot CEO, David Guillen
2017-07-26 6:30 PM Cincinnati
US
Startup Legal 101: Advice from Top Startup Lawyers in Cincinnati
2017-07-27 6:30 PM Austin
US
Founder Institute Information Session
2017-08-01 5:30 PM Montreal
Canada
Augmented Reality & Internet of Things in the Enterprise
2017-08-01 6:00 PM San Francisco
US
Founder Institute Graduate Showcase & Networking Event
2017-08-01 6:30 PM Rio de Janeiro
Brazil
Startup Office Hours: Get Business Advice from Experts
2017-08-08 6:30 PM Vancouver
Canada
Engineer to Entrepreneur: Startup Basics for Techies
2017-08-08 6:30 PM South Florida
US
Startup Pitch Bootcamp: Learn How to Pitch from Top Entrepreneurs
2017-08-09 6:30 PM Cincinnati
US
Team Building 101 Event - Keys to Success
2017-08-09 6:30 PM Denver
US
How to Launch a Startup Without Quitting Your Day Job
2017-08-10 6:00 PM Stockholm
Sweden
Startup Ideation Bootcamp
2017-08-10 6:30 PM Belo Horizonte
Brazil
How to Start a Startup in Belo Horizonte
2017-08-15 6:00 PM Stockholm
Sweden
Making the Leap from Employee to Entrepreneur in {City}
2017-08-15 6:30 PM Rio de Janeiro
Brazil
Founder Institute VIP Semester Launch Mixer (New Date)
2017-08-15 6:30 PM Vancouver
Canada
Startup Funding 101: How to Raise Capital for Your Idea

Learn from Successful Entrepreneurs & Get Feedback. Attend a Free Event in Your City

* indicates required
X

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