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Founder Showcase: Pre-Seed Startup Pitch & Networking Event (Online)

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Founder Showcase: Pre-Seed Startup Pitch & Networking Event (Online)


The Founder Showcase ( is Silicon Valley’s leading international startup pitch event, helping pre-seed startups learn, launch, and connect to investors.

On this interactive 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. Our Keynote Speaker for event is Brant Cooper, The New York Times bestselling author of The Lean Entrepreneur ( This event will be attended by hundreds of international angels, venture capitalists, media, entrepreneurs, and executives.


To get the most out of this event, we strongly recommend you join from a non-mobile device using Chrome or Firefox. Alternatively, you can join via the Airmeet Mobile App.

About the Keynote Speaker: Brant Cooper
Brant Cooper is The New York Times bestselling author of The Lean Entrepreneur ( and CEO and founder of Moves the Needle ( He is a trusted adviser to startups and large enterprises around the world. With more than 25 years of expertise in changing industrial age mindset into digital age opportunity, he blends agile, human-centered design, and lean methodologies to ignite entrepreneurial action from the front lines to the C-suite. As a sought-after keynote speaker, startup mentor, and executive advisor, he travels the globe sharing his vision for reimagining 21st century organizations. Bringing agility, digital transformation, and a focus on creating value for customers, he helps leaders navigate the uncertainty brought on by increased complexity and endless disruption.

Who Should Attend?
- Angel and early-stage investors looking to invest in startups
- Alumni, mentors, and friends of the Founder Institute
- Anyone interested in launching a technology company
- Anyone interested in learning about the innovative companies coming out of Founder Institute and beyond

Interested in Pitching?
Previous Founder Showcase companies have raised over $1.5 billion in funding. A short-list of companies that did one of their first public pitches on the Founder Showcase stage include Udemy, Relay Rides, Thumbtack, Realty Mogul, Kaggle, and many more.

Anyone building a pre-seed technology company with less than $250,000 USD in funding is welcome to apply at, and learn more about the 100% free application process at


Learn more about the Founder Showcase at
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