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Purposes Open for Q3 2019 Packages

Techstars, the worldwide community that helps entrepreneurs succeed, is thrilled to announce that purposes at the moment are open for our Q3 2019 mentorship-driven accelerators. From St. Paul to Singapore, from meals and agriculture options to voice-powered applied sciences, now we have 13 mentorship-driven accelerators across the globe and throughout quite a lot of business […]

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Techstars Farm to Fork Accelerator – 2018 Outcomes & 2019 Imaginative and prescient

2018 – The Outcomes Our first Techstars Farm to Fork Accelerator Class, in partnership with Cargill and Ecolab, accomplished our first program this previous October. Functions poured in from 40+ nations ensuing within the collection of 9 wonderful firms from all around the world. Greater than 100 mentors participated over the course of this system […]

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The Artwork of “Why”

By Chris Pearson, Supervisor, Partnerships | IBM Digital Enterprise Group I’ve spent my fair proportion of time mentoring startups, and after we meet for the primary time, I at all times start by asking the founders a seemingly easy query: “Why are you doing this?” Solutions to this query come in numerous varieties, usually to […]

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How To Shutter Your Startup: Greatest Practices for Company Dissolution

By Shannon Liston, Techstars Company Council Simply to be clear: This sheet is for informational functions solely and doesn’t represent authorized recommendation or create an attorney-client relationship. Firms ought to seek the advice of their very own attorneys for authorized recommendation on these points. Due to the generality of the problems mentioned on this piece, […]

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Why 500 Startups is betting on Miami, and so do you have to

I’m a Mexican who grew up within the “small” city of Guadalajara, Mexico (6M folks, however feels small in comparison with Mexico Metropolis’s 20M+ inhabitants). I’ve had the privilege of learning and dealing within the LATAM, European and US markets, and calling world-class metropolises like Mexico Metropolis, Paris and New York my residence. In 2016, […]

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Personal Jets, Good Capsule Bottles, Blockchain, & Extra: Meet the Startups of Batch 24

Batch 24 has formally kicked off in San Francisco, and we’re so excited to welcome these new firms into our 500 household. From private jets to AR glasses to interval underwear, the gathering of firms we’ve invested on this batch are as distinctive and progressive because the founders that constructed them. By the numbers: This batch […]

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500 Startups Vietnam Holds Oversubscribed Closing Shut (Pho Actual!)

Given 500’s mission to again entrepreneurs globally, we try to go the place different traders hardly ever enterprise. A number of years in the past, Vietnam was not an apparent tech funding vacation spot: the nation was poor (GDP per capita was barely over US$2k, in keeping with the World Financial institution), fraught with paperwork, […]