Learn about the Founder Institute, the largest incubator and entrepreneurial training program in the world. Meet enrolled Founders and Graduates, and get a preview of a real weekly session.
Who Should Attend?
Anyone interested in launching an enduring and meaningful technology company, whether this is their first startup or not, is invited to a fun and free preview of the Institute.
What to Expect?
From 5:30 to 6:30 PM, you will socialize with Mentors, Graduates and enrolled Founders.
At 6:30 PM, a normal session will start, lasting approximately 3 hours, including three Mentor talks, Q&A and the infamous Founder Hotseat. The Mentors for this session are:
- Dharmesh Shah, Founder of HubSpot
- Mike Grandinetti
What is the Founder Institute?
The Founder Institute is a four month training and apprenticeship program to help launch 1,000 meaningful and enduring technology companies per year. The Institute operates in 13 cities worldwide and has over 300 top startup CEOs as Mentors.
Interested in Applying?
Applications are being accepted for the Boston 2010 Winter semester of the Founder Institute at the link below:
Are There Other Considerations for Interested Founders?
- We ask that you are serious about joining an pre-financing company and working part- or full-time as a founder or cofounder with limited or no cash compensation.
- We ask that you agree to keep the information and the companies discussed confidential, and we will keep everything about you confidential, as well.
- We expect that you have strong technical, business or design skills and willingness to tackle multiple challenges simultaneously to contribute in a fast growth startup.
There are only 20 spots available. Please RSVP, and also please be on time.
When & Where
The Founder Institute Seattle
The Founder Institute is a global network of startups and mentors that helps entrepreneurs launch meaningful and enduring technology companies. Through our four month pre-seed incubator program, you can launch your dream company with expert training, feedback, and support from experienced startup CEOs, while not being required to quit your day job. Our unique Bonus Pool also shares equity upside with all participants, creating local, teamwork-based ecosystems where great startups can flourish. In less than two years of operation, the Founder Institute has already helped launch over 300 technology companies in over 15 cities worldwide. For more information, visit www.FounderInstitute.com, follow us on @founding or email Dave.Parker@FounderInstitute.com