World’s First & Largest Digital Accelerator Returns for 3rd Annual Free Program for Africa, America, Asia, Caribbean, Europe, Latin America and the Middle East

Worlds First & Largest Digital Accelerator Returns for 3rd Annual Free Program for Africa, America, Asia, Caribbean, Europe, Latin America and the Middle East


[August 15, 2018- New York, USA] Global Startup Ecosystem (GSE)  returns with the 3rd annual digital startup accelerator program to be hosted in 7 global regions. The program has scaled rapidly as the world first and largest digital online accelerator program with 500 companies across 63 countries completing the program in 2016 and 700 companies across 91 countries completing the program in 2017. With 140 global partners, GSE seeks innovators for the 2018 series which will be facilitated by over 50 global speakers.

GSE digital accelerator programs are open to all small businesses, startups, and freelancers. Each application round is rolling admission until the top 100 are selected to complete the program. From the finalist pool, 10 will be selected to pitch investors and influencers on demo day. The top 3 are announced at the conclusion of the program to receive partner prizes, media features, and potential investment.

Startups can apply for admission to a digital accelerator via our partner platform F6S on a rolling basis between October 15th- November 15th. The program is free. No equity ask. No obligation.

The 2018 accelerator dates are:

  • America (October 16,17 @ 6pm-9pm EST)
  • Asia (October 22,23 @ 6pm-9pm India Time  )
  • Europe (October 29,30 @ 6pm-9pm  London Time)
  • Middle East (November 4, 5 @ 6pm-9pm Dubai Time)
  • Latin America (November 6,7 @6pm-9pm Brazil Time)
  • Caribbean (November 12,13 @6pm-9pm Haiti Time)
  • Africa (November 14, 15 @6pm-9pm  Ghana Time)

Each regional program features 5-10 global expert speakers, 5 workshop sessions and 100 free resources and links to propel your company. The program agenda includes the following topics:

  • Ideation & Product Hacking- How to create a website and app in 30 days
  • Customer Acquisition- How to get your first 10,000 users
  • Marketing – How to scale with press and media hacks
  • Business Development- How to build a sustainable business model
  • Funding Hacking -How to raise $250k in 6 Months

Speaker, partnership and sponsorship inquiries can be directed to the GSE team via info@globalstartupecosystem.com.

Global Startup Ecosystem accelerator programs have been featured in Huffington Post, Inc Magazine, The Guardian and dozens of regional press networks.


ABOUT THE PROGRAM

The accelerator program grants access to GSE’s network which consists of the following:

  • Part 1 Startup Development: Our digital accelerator program covers GSE blueprint materials on ideation, product development, customer acquisition, fundraising, press hacking and more. These workshop topics are complemented with guest workshops and keynotes from local experts and international influencers. While only 10% of each cohort is selected for demo day, all participants are given the opportunity to participate in a Q/A forum with the judges.
  • Part 2 Mentorship Development: Once founders complete the program- they are given access to ongoing startup development training from or mentor network throughout the year. This private forum also grants graduates the opportunity to network with founders from other GSE programs.
  • Part 3 Progress & Investment: Companies are given the opportunity to submit updates on their companies 2x per year to receive access to investment and media opportunities.

ABOUT THE AGENDA

Day 1

  • 6:00-6:30 pm Welcome Remarks
  • 6:30-7:00 pm Orientation + Benefits & Perks Post Program
  • 7:00-7:30 pm GSE Ideation and Product Development
  • 7:30-8:00 pm GSE Customer Acquisition & Growth Hacking
  • 8:00-8:30 pm GSE Funding: How to Raise $250k+ in 6 Months
  • 8:30-9:00 pm GSE Marketing: Press Hacking, Social Media, Content Strategy
  • 9:00-9:30 pm  GSE Closing Remarks & Q/A

Day 2

  • 6:00-6:30 pm Review Remarks/ Sponsor Introduction/ Partner Introductions
  • 6:30-6:45 pm Speaker Keynote TBA
  • 6:45-7:00 pm Speaker Keynote TBA
  • 7:00-7:15 pm Speaker Keynote TBA
  • 7:15-7:30 pm Speaker Keynote TBA
  • 7:30-8:00 pm Speaker Workshop TBA
  • 8:00-8:30 pm Top 5 Demo Night (Pitch) Each have 1 Minute to Pitch/2 Minute Q/A
  • 8:30-9:00 pm Q/A Forum with the Judges + GSE Closing Remarks & Next Steps

Speaker, partnership and sponsorship inquiries can be directed to the GSE team via info@globalstartupecosystem.com.

Global Startup Ecosystem accelerator programs have been featured in Huffington Post, Inc Magazine, The Guardian and dozens of regional press networks.

GSE Launches Pilot Space Digital Accelerator With International Space University

GSE Launches Pilot Space Digital Accelerator With International Space University

July 17, 2017, Graffenstaden, France. In an effort to accelerate innovation within the space industry, the Global Startup Ecosystem will feature the pilot digital accelerator for students at International Space University and Singularity University. The accelerator program begins with a full series boot camp covering ideation, product development, marketing, customer acquisition, and funding. The full-length accelerator program on July 18-20, 2017 will feature keynotes from astronauts, investors, experts, leading entrepreneurs and researchers connected to the Space ecosystem.

“The future is digital, so startup ecosystems and innovators need to prepare such virtual innovation, by taking advantage of programs like this one” says Christine Souffrant Ntim, “we launched digital accelerators for entrepreneurs to grow new innovative initiatives that helps both non traditional people and space innovators access global influencers within the Space industry which ultimately closes the resource gap”.

The pilot accelerator program on July 17, 2017 will be live streamed at NASA Research Park in Silicon Valley and at International Space University.  This program is the first of its kind for Space Innovators: galvanizing entrepreneurs, global thought leaders, investors, and researchers to accelerate innovation and participation in the Commercial Space era.

Contact:

(E) info@globalstartupecosystem.com

(W) www.globalstartupecosystem.com

(W) www.spacestartupecosystem.com

About: Space Startup Ecosystem centralizes information about of the Space entrepreneurial community and is a subsidiary of Global Startup Ecosystem. Global Startup Ecosystem provides digital programs for startup ecosystems in emerging regions around the world including- Africa, Asia, Caribbean, Middle East, America, Europe, and Latin America. The organization provides data insights and pipeline applications for regional programs such as accelerators, incubators, and startup event organizers.

About: The International Space University was founded as an international institution of higher learning, dedicated to the development of outer space for peaceful purposes through international and multidisciplinary education and research programs

GSE Launches the World’s First Space Digital Accelerator

GSE Launches the World’s First Space Digital Accelerator

April 20, 2017, New York, NY. In an effort to accelerate innovation within the space industry, the Global Startup Ecosystem has partnered with several leading organisations to create the first digital online accelerator in Space history. The accelerator program begins with a full series of boot camp workshops covering ideation, product development, marketing, customer acquisition, and funding. The boot camp is then followed by keynotes from astronauts, investors, experts, leading entrepreneurs and researchers connected to the Space ecosystem. The program concludes with a demo day where the top ten innovators pitch in front of prestigious judges from across the world for top prizes and a provision of mentors who focus on actionable training and development.

“The future is digital, so startup ecosystems and innovators need to prepare such virtual innovation, by taking advantage of programs like this one” says Christine Souffrant Ntim, “we launched digital accelerators for entrepreneurs to grow new innovative initiatives that helps both non traditional people and space innovators access global influencers within the Space industry which ultimately closes the resource gap”.

The pilot accelerator program on July 18-20, 2017 will accept 100 innovators/teams out of an applicant pool of thousands. Post the program, data and insights will be sent to regional influencers, incubators, and accelerators to support startup innovation programming in the future.

This program is the first of its kind for Space Innovators: galvanizing entrepreneurs, global thought leaders, investors, and researchers to accelerate innovation and participation in the Commercial Space era.

Accelerator Program Dates: Apply and be part of this historic program!

2017 Batch: Applications Open

Applications Open: April 20, 2017

Applications Close: July 14, 2017

Program Date: July 18-20, 2017

About: Space Startup Ecosystem centralizes information about of Space entrepreneurial community and is a subsidiary of Global Startup Ecosystem. Global Startup Ecosystem provides digital programs for startup ecosystems in emerging regions around the world including- Africa, Asia,Caribbean, Middle East, America, Europe,and Latin America. The organization provides data insights and pipeline applications for regional programs such as accelerators, incubators, and startup event organizers.

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Previous Community Partners/Speakers:

Inc Magazine Arabia, IBM Global Entrepreneur, Tech Stars, Mass Challenge, Draper University, Singularity University and more!

The First Space Digital Accelerator: We accelerate 100 companies to market each year. Our 3-day accelerator program is open to all entrepreneurs and innovators connected to Space. Each application round is rolling admission until we select our top 100. We then select the top 10 from the applicant pool to pitch investors on demo day. The top 3 are selected for capital investment, media mentions, and mentorship development.

The program has several components.

Part 1 Startup Development: First is the 3 -day accelerator program that includes 2 days of intense startup development training followed by an online demo day for the top ten companies to pitch investors, press and global accelerator directors. Keynote presentations from space experts will be announced prior to the program.

Part 2 Mentorship: Once companies complete the program- they are given access to startup development training with mentorship from successful entrepreneurs within the Space industry.

Part 3 Progress & Investment: Companies are given an opportunity to submit updates on their companies 2x per year to and pitch our investor network for capital.

Apply Now: https://www.f6s.com/spacestartupecosystem

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