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Invitation to Founder Institute Zagreb events

The Founder Insitute. Zagreb chapter, invites you to a free Ideation Bootcamp on September 6, 2012 at 6:00 p.m. and free Startup Pitch Bootcamp on September 15, 2012 at 2:00pm. Both events will take place at FER in Zagreb.

To register for the Ideation Bootcamp: http://fi.co/e/1394/cisex

To register for the Pitch Bootcamp: http://fi.co/e/1392/cisex

As of October 2012 Founder Institute will begin its program in Zagreb for the first class of up to 25 founders. All who attend a Bootcamp will be able to apply to the program without the $50 application fee. The deadline for free applications is 16.09.2012.

What is the Ideation Bootcamp?

You have an idea for a startup, but don't know what to do next? In just three hours, the Startup Ideation Bootcamp will help you improve your idea, come up with new ideas, determine the next steps, and even recruit potential co-founders. This intensive, collaborative workshop begins with talks by leading startup Founders designed to teach you the components of good and bad startup ideas. For example, is your market big enough, is there organic growth potential, and a clear path to profitability? Then, attendees can share their ideas with both experts and peers to receive constructive feedback.

What is the Pitch Bootcamp?

Pitching your startup ideas effectively is a crucial skill that will help you acquire financing, customers, partners, and top talent. In just three hours, the Startup Pitch Bootcamp will help you improve your pitching skills and recruit potential co-founders. This intensive, collaborative workshop begins with talks by leading startup Founders designed to help you understand the key ingredients of a successful pitch. Then, you can apply that learning and pitch to both experts and peers to receive constructive feedback in a relaxed setting.

What is the Founder Institute?

The Founder Institute is an early-stage startup accelerator and global launch network that helps entrepreneurs create meaningful and enduring technology companies. Through a part-time four month program, existing and prospective founders can launch their dream company with expert training, feedback, and support from experienced startup CEOs.

In just three years of operation, the Founder Institute has helped launch over 500 companies across 26 cities and five continents - making us the world's largest startup accelerator. Our goal is to "Globalize Silicon Valley" by launching 1,000 meaningful and enduring technology companies per year in over 35 cities worldwide.

The Founder Institute was founded in 2009 by serial entrepreneur Adeo Ressi, and is operated out of a small warehouse in the heart of Silicon Valley.

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