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We are helping entrepreneurs gain rapid market traction and be well prepared to go fundraising. We conduct Startup Night events in San Francisco, Berlin, Munich, Zurich and soon in Singapore.

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Upcoming events (5+)

World Innovations Forum.org , Pitches, & Funding @ Google Launchpad Space

Who will step up to win the next World Innovations Forum.org Startup Pitch and Investment event? Only the Best and Brightest of the Early Stage Startups are brought to the stage at Google Launchpad Space to show the world Innovation and Creativity that is on the horizon. Investors, Startups and anyone interested in the Silicon Valley and San Francisco Startup ecosystem are welcome. AGENDA 6:00 Welcome and networking (light food and drinks provided by sponsors) 6:30 Startups will present their company 7:45 Vote for best Startup & Announcing the winner 8:00 More networking ABOUT The World Innovations Forum Foundation is an independent, Swiss based foundation (NGO). We stand for “Prosperity for all nations”. In the respective countries, we support local entrepreneurs by growing large businesses and by exporting into global markets, create massively new jobs and contribute to the prosperity of their nation. We collaborate with Entrepreneurs Groups, Investor Networks, Universities, Governments, Ecosystem Enablers, Corporate Supporter and other NGOs. VISION We envision a world where prosperity is possible in all nations, through innovation and entrepreneurship – created within each country. MINDSET Here at the World Innovations Forum, no problem is too big, no solution too bold, and no idea too crazy. If we can think it, we can create it. We are here to help entrepreneurs make the impossible a reality, for the benefit of their respective society. JUDGES/BOARD OF INVESTORS George Parrish - Business Angel Eric H. Milliken - Business Angel Eric Trabold - Business Angel Juliette Donohue - Business Angel Guest Judges - (open) STARTUP PITCH REGISTRATION If you would like to Pitch at this event you can Register for this Event, and send in your Pitch Deck in the format provided below (PPF) or (Power Point). All Decks need to be in our hands 72 hours before the event, no exceptions. Please review our requirements and guidelines and Apply by sending your Pitch Deck to Ian Bennett-Goldberg email [masked] Use this Formula for your Pitch Deck. Send a 6 slide deck 1) Intro 2) Business Problem 3) Business Solution 4) Team 5) GoToMarket Strategy 6) Repeat Slide Number 1 with Contact Info, "Thank You" on Exit Slide. Length of Pitch - 3 (Three) Minutes Also, answer ALL the following questions 12 INVESTOR STARTUP QUESTIONS 1) Is your MVP/Prototype built? Are App, IOS and Droid versions ready? 2) Are you now a part of or have you graduated from an Incubator or Accelerator? If so, which one? 3) Have you Pitched in the Bay Area before? If so, where and when? . 4) Who are your local references? 5) How big is your team? 6) What is your GoToMarket (revenue) strategy? 7) B2B or B2C or B2B2C? 8) How are you Incorporated? Delaware C or S Corp? LLC? If not Delaware, which State are you Incorporated? 9) Is your Intellectual Property (IP) secured? 10) Any Patent or Trademark issues on the horizon? 11) What is the size $$$ of your market? 12) Who are your Competitors in this space? SEND YOUR DECK AND ANSWERS TO THESE QUESTIONS TO IAN. IMPORTANT: We will review all the Decks sent our way and let you know if you and your team make the cut to Pitch. SPONSORS: World Innovations Forum is one of the fastest growing global entrepreneurs communities and was named top 100 most influential global accelerators in 2015. https://wiforum.org/ George Parrish http://entrepreneurlabstk.com/ Startup Guru, Exec Dir Tech/Biz Incubator BizFuels.com Business Accelerator (http://www.bizfuels.com) Sutter Law P.C. (http://sutterlegal.com/) Startup Attorneys Google Launchpad https://developers.google.com/community/launchpad/

World Innovations Forum.org , Pitches, & Funding @ Google Launchpad Space

Who will step up to win the next World Innovations Forum.org Startup Pitch and Investment event? Only the Best and Brightest of the Early Stage Startups are brought to the stage at Google Launchpad Space to show the world Innovation and Creativity that is on the horizon. Investors, Startups and anyone interested in the Silicon Valley and San Francisco Startup ecosystem are welcome. AGENDA 6:00 Welcome and networking (light food and drinks provided by sponsors) 6:30 Startups will present their company 7:45 Vote for best Startup & Announcing the winner 8:00 More networking ABOUT The World Innovations Forum Foundation is an independent, Swiss based foundation (NGO). We stand for “Prosperity for all nations”. In the respective countries, we support local entrepreneurs by growing large businesses and by exporting into global markets, create massively new jobs and contribute to the prosperity of their nation. We collaborate with Entrepreneurs Groups, Investor Networks, Universities, Governments, Ecosystem Enablers, Corporate Supporter and other NGOs. VISION We envision a world where prosperity is possible in all nations, through innovation and entrepreneurship – created within each country. MINDSET Here at the World Innovations Forum, no problem is too big, no solution too bold, and no idea too crazy. If we can think it, we can create it. We are here to help entrepreneurs make the impossible a reality, for the benefit of their respective society. JUDGES/BOARD OF INVESTORS George Parrish - Business Angel Eric H. Milliken - Business Angel Eric Trabold - Business Angel Juliette Donohue - Business Angel Guest Judges - (open) STARTUP PITCH REGISTRATION If you would like to Pitch at this event you can Register for this Event, and send in your Pitch Deck in the format provided below (PPF) or (Power Point). All Decks need to be in our hands 72 hours before the event, no exceptions. Please review our requirements and guidelines and Apply by sending your Pitch Deck to Ian Bennett-Goldberg email [masked] Use this Formula for your Pitch Deck. Send a 6 slide deck 1) Intro 2) Business Problem 3) Business Solution 4) Team 5) GoToMarket Strategy 6) Repeat Slide Number 1 with Contact Info, "Thank You" on Exit Slide. Length of Pitch - 3 (Three) Minutes Also, answer ALL the following questions 12 INVESTOR STARTUP QUESTIONS 1) Is your MVP/Prototype built? Are App, IOS and Droid versions ready? 2) Are you now a part of or have you graduated from an Incubator or Accelerator? If so, which one? 3) Have you Pitched in the Bay Area before? If so, where and when? . 4) Who are your local references? 5) How big is your team? 6) What is your GoToMarket (revenue) strategy? 7) B2B or B2C or B2B2C? 8) How are you Incorporated? Delaware C or S Corp? LLC? If not Delaware, which State are you Incorporated? 9) Is your Intellectual Property (IP) secured? 10) Any Patent or Trademark issues on the horizon? 11) What is the size $$$ of your market? 12) Who are your Competitors in this space? SEND YOUR DECK AND ANSWERS TO THESE QUESTIONS TO IAN. IMPORTANT: We will review all the Decks sent our way and let you know if you and your team make the cut to Pitch. SPONSORS: World Innovations Forum is one of the fastest growing global entrepreneurs communities and was named top 100 most influential global accelerators in 2015. https://wiforum.org/ George Parrish http://entrepreneurlabstk.com/ Startup Guru, Exec Dir Tech/Biz Incubator BizFuels.com Business Accelerator (http://www.bizfuels.com) Sutter Law P.C. (http://sutterlegal.com/) Startup Attorneys Google Launchpad https://developers.google.com/community/launchpad/

World Innovations Forum.org , Pitches, & Funding @ Google Launchpad Space

Who will step up to win the next World Innovations Forum.org Startup Pitch and Investment event? Only the Best and Brightest of the Early Stage Startups are brought to the stage at Google Launchpad Space to show the world Innovation and Creativity that is on the horizon. Investors, Startups and anyone interested in the Silicon Valley and San Francisco Startup ecosystem are welcome. AGENDA 6:00 Welcome and networking (light food and drinks provided by sponsors) 6:30 Startups will present their company 7:45 Vote for best Startup & Announcing the winner 8:00 More networking ABOUT The World Innovations Forum Foundation is an independent, Swiss based foundation (NGO). We stand for “Prosperity for all nations”. In the respective countries, we support local entrepreneurs by growing large businesses and by exporting into global markets, create massively new jobs and contribute to the prosperity of their nation. We collaborate with Entrepreneurs Groups, Investor Networks, Universities, Governments, Ecosystem Enablers, Corporate Supporter and other NGOs. VISION We envision a world where prosperity is possible in all nations, through innovation and entrepreneurship – created within each country. MINDSET Here at the World Innovations Forum, no problem is too big, no solution too bold, and no idea too crazy. If we can think it, we can create it. We are here to help entrepreneurs make the impossible a reality, for the benefit of their respective society. JUDGES/BOARD OF INVESTORS George Parrish - Business Angel Eric H. Milliken - Business Angel Eric Trabold - Business Angel Juliette Donohue - Business Angel Guest Judges - (open) STARTUP PITCH REGISTRATION If you would like to Pitch at this event you can Register for this Event, and send in your Pitch Deck in the format provided below (PPF) or (Power Point). All Decks need to be in our hands 72 hours before the event, no exceptions. Please review our requirements and guidelines and Apply by sending your Pitch Deck to Ian Bennett-Goldberg email [masked] Use this Formula for your Pitch Deck. Send a 6 slide deck 1) Intro 2) Business Problem 3) Business Solution 4) Team 5) GoToMarket Strategy 6) Repeat Slide Number 1 with Contact Info, "Thank You" on Exit Slide. Length of Pitch - 3 (Three) Minutes Also, answer ALL the following questions 12 INVESTOR STARTUP QUESTIONS 1) Is your MVP/Prototype built? Are App, IOS and Droid versions ready? 2) Are you now a part of or have you graduated from an Incubator or Accelerator? If so, which one? 3) Have you Pitched in the Bay Area before? If so, where and when? . 4) Who are your local references? 5) How big is your team? 6) What is your GoToMarket (revenue) strategy? 7) B2B or B2C or B2B2C? 8) How are you Incorporated? Delaware C or S Corp? LLC? If not Delaware, which State are you Incorporated? 9) Is your Intellectual Property (IP) secured? 10) Any Patent or Trademark issues on the horizon? 11) What is the size $$$ of your market? 12) Who are your Competitors in this space? SEND YOUR DECK AND ANSWERS TO THESE QUESTIONS TO IAN. IMPORTANT: We will review all the Decks sent our way and let you know if you and your team make the cut to Pitch. SPONSORS: World Innovations Forum is one of the fastest growing global entrepreneurs communities and was named top 100 most influential global accelerators in 2015. https://wiforum.org/ George Parrish http://entrepreneurlabstk.com/ Startup Guru, Exec Dir Tech/Biz Incubator BizFuels.com Business Accelerator (http://www.bizfuels.com) Sutter Law P.C. (http://sutterlegal.com/) Startup Attorneys Google Launchpad https://developers.google.com/community/launchpad/

World Innovations Forum.org , Pitches, & Funding @ Google Launchpad Space

Who will step up to win the next World Innovations Forum.org Startup Pitch and Investment event? Only the Best and Brightest of the Early Stage Startups are brought to the stage at Google Launchpad Space to show the world Innovation and Creativity that is on the horizon. Investors, Startups and anyone interested in the Silicon Valley and San Francisco Startup ecosystem are welcome. AGENDA 6:00 Welcome and networking (light food and drinks provided by sponsors) 6:30 Startups will present their company 7:45 Vote for best Startup & Announcing the winner 8:00 More networking ABOUT The World Innovations Forum Foundation is an independent, Swiss based foundation (NGO). We stand for “Prosperity for all nations”. In the respective countries, we support local entrepreneurs by growing large businesses and by exporting into global markets, create massively new jobs and contribute to the prosperity of their nation. We collaborate with Entrepreneurs Groups, Investor Networks, Universities, Governments, Ecosystem Enablers, Corporate Supporter and other NGOs. VISION We envision a world where prosperity is possible in all nations, through innovation and entrepreneurship – created within each country. MINDSET Here at the World Innovations Forum, no problem is too big, no solution too bold, and no idea too crazy. If we can think it, we can create it. We are here to help entrepreneurs make the impossible a reality, for the benefit of their respective society. JUDGES/BOARD OF INVESTORS George Parrish - Business Angel Eric H. Milliken - Business Angel Eric Trabold - Business Angel Juliette Donohue - Business Angel Guest Judges - (open) STARTUP PITCH REGISTRATION If you would like to Pitch at this event you can Register for this Event, and send in your Pitch Deck in the format provided below (PPF) or (Power Point). All Decks need to be in our hands 72 hours before the event, no exceptions. Please review our requirements and guidelines and Apply by sending your Pitch Deck to Ian Bennett-Goldberg email [masked] Use this Formula for your Pitch Deck. Send a 6 slide deck 1) Intro 2) Business Problem 3) Business Solution 4) Team 5) GoToMarket Strategy 6) Repeat Slide Number 1 with Contact Info, "Thank You" on Exit Slide. Length of Pitch - 3 (Three) Minutes Also, answer ALL the following questions 12 INVESTOR STARTUP QUESTIONS 1) Is your MVP/Prototype built? Are App, IOS and Droid versions ready? 2) Are you now a part of or have you graduated from an Incubator or Accelerator? If so, which one? 3) Have you Pitched in the Bay Area before? If so, where and when? . 4) Who are your local references? 5) How big is your team? 6) What is your GoToMarket (revenue) strategy? 7) B2B or B2C or B2B2C? 8) How are you Incorporated? Delaware C or S Corp? LLC? If not Delaware, which State are you Incorporated? 9) Is your Intellectual Property (IP) secured? 10) Any Patent or Trademark issues on the horizon? 11) What is the size $$$ of your market? 12) Who are your Competitors in this space? SEND YOUR DECK AND ANSWERS TO THESE QUESTIONS TO IAN. IMPORTANT: We will review all the Decks sent our way and let you know if you and your team make the cut to Pitch. SPONSORS: World Innovations Forum is one of the fastest growing global entrepreneurs communities and was named top 100 most influential global accelerators in 2015. https://wiforum.org/ George Parrish http://entrepreneurlabstk.com/ Startup Guru, Exec Dir Tech/Biz Incubator BizFuels.com Business Accelerator (http://www.bizfuels.com) Sutter Law P.C. (http://sutterlegal.com/) Startup Attorneys Google Launchpad https://developers.google.com/community/launchpad/

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