InnMind, #1 European ecosystem for startups & investors, launched the second phase of the application process for the Silicon Valley Startup Bootcamp event from 17-21 October in Barcelona, and gives a possibility for all startups – residents of the event to start gaining traction through special online activities already now!
Silicon Valley Startup Bootcamp organized by InnMind & Draper University and supported by The Government of Catalonia, is a 5-day intensive acceleration program from Silicon Valley for up to 100 tech startup teams that will take place from 17-21 October in Catalonia, Spain. In addition to offline networking, mentoring sessions, workshops, demo days and startup acceleration, InnMind provides a unique opportunity for all the onboarded residents of the program to participate in online pre-event activities. This support that will help to gain vital traction in business development & fundraising already now through the following activities:
- Pre-event online acceleration support;
- Access to dedicated online workshops & close webinars focused on building a knowledge base for startups;
- Virtual mentorship sessions with international mentors from Draper U, InnMind & PitchSlap;
- Participation in online Shark Tank Pitching Sessions with investors & VCs;
- Access to the benefits of PRO membership on InnMind platform.
Following a success from the Online Pitching Session with Bill Reichert from Garage Technology Ventures on how to get a “wow” effect from an investment pitch in 20 seconds, a demand on e-pitching to VC representatives grew significantly amongst the participants of a global startup community. The recent Shark-Tank Pitching session organized by InnMind with more than five VC hubs, including GoHub Ventures, TMT Investments, InnoCells, Inveready and others, also proved the necessity of integrating this format into a regular activity for pro members of InnMind platform and Startup Bootcamp residents to help them build relevant connections and move forward with fundraising opportunities.
The next Shark-Tank Pitching session will take place on the 22nd July and will be focused on technological solutions in the field of blockchain, fintech and smart payments. Up to 7 startup teams will get selected to participate in the session in front of VCs from the industry. The application process is open and startup teams willing to proceed can find more information and apply here.