What we're about

The Startup Traction & Funding Network, by the Founder Institute ( https://fi.co/ ) 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!

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Upcoming events (2)

Networking for a Remote Startup Co-Founder (Online Event)

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/4397 >>> 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 prepared for live video networking and be ready to ask and answer, “34 questions all Co-Founders Should Ask” during the networking portion of the event (http://bit.ly/34cofounder) - 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

Founder Showcase February 2021: Pre-Seed Startup Pitch & Networking Event

The Founder Showcase (http://foundershowcase.com) is Silicon Valley’s leading international startup pitch event, helping seed-stage startups learn, launch, and connect to investors. On this free online event you can watch presentations from promising pre-seed startups from across the globe, and learn from world-leading venture capitalists and entrepreneurs. In addition, there are several networking sessions to connect with others. Since 2008, speakers like Elon Musk and startups like Udemy and Thumbtack have presented on our stage. Each event is attended by hundreds of international angels, venture capitalists, media, entrepreneurs, and executives. >>> RSVP TO THIS FREE EVENT AT https://fi.co/startupwebinar/4451 >>> INTERESTED IN PITCHING? ---- The Founder Showcase is a global seed-stage pitch event, and previous Founder Showcase companies have raised over $1.5 billion. Companies like Udemy, Relay Rides, Thumbtack, Kaggle, and more gave some of their first public pitches on our stage. The application deadline for this event is Sunday, January 17th 2021. Anyone building a pre-seed technology company with less than $250,000 USD in funding is welcome to apply. Start your application today at http://foundershowcase.com/apply --- Learn more about the Founder Showcase at http://foundershowcase.com

Past events (117)

Como Comenzar su Startup en Colombia (Webinar)

Online event

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