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The Founder Institute is the world’s premier idea-stage accelerator and startup launch program. Through a challenging curriculum and strong post-program support, we provide aspiring entrepreneurs with structure, mentorship, and a network to start an enduring company. Learn MoreApply to the Program
Leaders of the world's fastest growing companies have used our program to form and improve their business ideas, create an advisory board, recruit co-founders, improve their pitch, launch a product, raise capital, generate revenue, and more. The scale of our successful alumni is unprecedented.See our Graduates
Through a unique Liquidity Pool, the Founder Institute creates strong local communities where Graduates, Directors, and Mentors all receive equity in the companies formed. These strong local networks are also connected to a massive global ecosystem that spans six continents.Learn our Methodology
CEO & Founder
Jurgen Van Pletsen
Jurgen van Pletsen is the Founder of Blink Innovation Pty Ltd, which manages Nicheinterview.com, BackerTracker.com, TFESummit.c...
Chartered Professional Engineer (Electrical), Founder of Cribber Communication. Cribber provides construction and mining worksi...
Founder & CEO, Moodle
- Vaka Lazzari, Agustin Raffo
- IBM, Ing. Enrique Butty 275, Buenos Aires
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- Ryan Micheletti, Jonathan Greechan
- Online Event
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The Founder Institute operates across 200+ cities and 6 continents. We are #FIworldwide, because great companies can be built anywhere.