Globestart

Globestart

We introduce international startup entrepreneurs to U.S. startup hubs.
ABOUT THIS PROGRAM

Question? Email michaela@globestart.co
American Airlines & Softlayer both sponsor this program. 


2014 PROGRAM DATES...
U.S: April, June 16-27, August 8-22, November 3-17
Europe: July, October 13-29
South America: TBD


PROGRAM OBJECTIVES...
• Meet cool people, founders, mentors, and investors in host cities
• Gain global & local market context & insights to relevant trends
• Concept and business model validation
• Refine messaging and pitch
• Have fun and geek out


WHO APPLIES...
• Company must be currently in or have graduated from an accelerator/incubator
• Completed F6S application with (optional) video submission & skype interview
• Launched product (or launching during program)
• Must be ready to do business in the countries that we are visiting.
• Recommendation from accelerator director
• Ability to attend the ENTIRE program


PERKS...
• Airfare in the form of Business ExtrAA points on American Airlines. (You must fly from a city that AA services for i...
ABOUT THIS PROGRAM

Question? Email michaela@globestart.co
American Airlines & Softlayer both sponsor this program. 


2014 PROGRAM DATES...
U.S: April, June 16-27, August 8-22, November 3-17
Europe: July, October 13-29
South America: TBD


PROGRAM OBJECTIVES...
• Meet cool people, founders, mentors, and investors in host cities
• Gain global & local market context & insights to relevant trends
• Concept and business model validation
• Refine messaging and pitch
• Have fun and geek out


WHO APPLIES...
• Company must be currently in or have graduated from an accelerator/incubator
• Completed F6S application with (optional) video submission & skype interview
• Launched product (or launching during program)
• Must be ready to do business in the countries that we are visiting.
• Recommendation from accelerator director
• Ability to attend the ENTIRE program


PERKS...
• Airfare in the form of Business ExtrAA points on American Airlines. (You must fly from a city that AA services for it to be covered)
• Accommodations will be provided. Some meals will be provided. Lots of networking. Tons of development. Beer. Great new friends.

IMPORTANT INFO...
• We will be hand selecting 15-20 founders to join us for each trip. Acceptance is rolling, so apply early!

• Acceptance into the program is 'rolling' so we will be notifying as we accept applicants.

• You should consider staying for an extended period of time so you can do follow up with anyone that you meet and also consider making your own appointments with connections you may have prior to this trip.


PRICE...
U.S Trips $3000 - This includes activities, lodging & the bulk of your travel fees. (American Airlines Business ExtrAA sponsors your flights but a range of travel fees and taxes may be incurred. Also, meals are not included)
Europe Trips $3500 - Covers activities, lodging, and roundtrip flight to Europe (additional fees for inter-city travel and meals not included)
South America - TBD
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