What we're about

The Startup Traction & Funding Network brings together aspiring and experienced tech entrepreneurs to discuss, meet, and collaborate to build great new startups, and to push the local startup ecosystem forward.

This group hosts numerous free events throughout the year where you can learn the best practices of starting a company from people who have been there and done that. You’ll have the opportunity to meet local founders and investors, exchange ideas with experts, get feedback on your idea, participate in startup workshops, and more.

Typical startup event topics include:
• Refining your startup idea
• Startup legal basics
• How to pitch your startup
• How to launch a global company
• How to raise funding for your startup
• And much more!

Join the group to be invited to our next event!

For information about the investors, incubators, and tech events available, see our list of Startup Resources ( https://fi.co/startup_resources ). Interested in perfecting your pitch? Read our Pitch Deck Guide ( https://fi.co/pitch_deck ) and download templates.

Upcoming events (1)

Co-Founder Networking: Find a Business Partner, Online

Online event

Finding great co-founders and early team members can make or break your startup. However, the pandemic is making it harder to connect and find people that share your same passion, and that have the specific skillsets you are looking for.

On this fun and interactive event you will learn the best practices for finding and formalizing co-founder relationships, and have the opportunity to network with others looking to connect on startup projects across many different regions. Join us for what promises to be an engaging online event!

>>> This is an interactive online event with limited capacity. To secure your spot, please visit https://fi.co/startupwebinar/7124

>>> For the best experience, you should join this event on a desktop or tablet using Chrome or Firefox.

It is not required, but to get the most out of this co-founder networking event:
- Come ready for live video networking and prepare the materials listed on this Co-Founder Networking Worksheet: https://fi.co/system/upload/Co-Founder-Networking-Worksheet_v1.pdf
- Update your LinkedIn profile prior to the event for an optimal networking experience

Who Should Attend?
- Anyone who is launching or thinking about launching a startup
- Anyone looking for a co-founder and looking to learn about co-founder relationships

What is the Agenda?
- Introduction
- Short presentation on best practices for finding and formalizing a co-founder
- Group and one-to-one speed networking with others looking for a co-founder

Past events (40)

Cracking the Code of Growth, with Nader Sabry

Online event

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