FOUNDERS EMBASSY FALL 2018 DEMO NIGHT
Founders Embassy's Fall 2018 Demo Night was held on November 13th downtown San Francisco. In addition to on-stage pitches by our founders, we hosted a panel on
“Investing in International Entrepreneurs”
with Kobie Fuller, General Partner at Upfront Ventures, Nina Achadjian, Principal at Index Ventures, Ho Nam, Co-Founder & Managing Partner at Altos Ventures, and Kyle Lui, Principal at DCM Ventures.
FOUNDERS EMBASSY BORDERLESS SUMMIT & SUMMER 2018 DEMO NIGHT
JUNE 5TH, 2018
THE FIRST SUMMIT DESIGNED TO ELEVATE INTERNATIONAL AND IMMIGRANT ENTREPRENEURS
Programming addressed provocative topics and challenges that the global startup community is currently facing, from conversations on the current political landscape and cross-border collaboration to fundraising opportunities, disruptive technologies, and emerging markets.
Find a full Borderless Summit recap here.
"how international founders can set themselves up for the us investment"
Justin Kan, Founder of Twitch and CEO of Atrium LTS, shares his investment advice and insights with international entrepreneurs.
"The Blockchain Means Global Equality of Opportunity"
Fireside Chat with Balaji Srinivasan, CTO at Coinbase, Founder of Earn.com, Board Partner at Andreessen Horowitz and Erik Torenberg, Co-Founder of Village Global
"Lessons Learned in My Startup Journey"
Fireside Chat with Ritu Narayan, Founder and CEO of Zum and Jess Lee, Partner at Sequoia Capital and Co-Founder of Polyvore
Fireside Chat with Baiju Bhatt, Co-Founder of Robinhood
Baiju Bhatt, Co-Founder and Co-CEO of Robinhood in fireside chat with Josh Constine, Editor-at-Large, TechCrunch
"Investing in International Founders: the Good, the Bad, and the Complicated"
Manan Mehta, Founding Partner at Unshackled Ventures, Olivia Wang, Head of US at ZhenFund, Ben Orthlieb, General Partner at Off the Grid Ventures, and Niko Bonatsos, Managing Director at General Catalyst
"Diversity in Venture Capital"
Fireside Chat with Laurence "Lo" Toney, Founder and Managing Director, Plexo Capital and Rana Gujral, Entrepreneur, Investor
Fireside Chat with Slava Rubin, Co-founder of indiegogo
Slava Rubin, Co-Founder and Chief Business Officer, Indiegogo and Paul Hsiao, General Partner, Canvas Ventures
"Capital-as-a-Service: Democratizing Venture Through Data"
Ashley Carroll, Partner at Social Capital and Josh Constine, Editor-at-Large, TechCrunch
"Urbanization and the Sharing Economy"
Thomas McLeod, Co-Founder and CEO of Omni and Cat Zakrzewski, Venture Capital Reporter, WSJ
"How to Attract Customers?"
Lauren Vaccarello, VP of Marketing and Customer Engagement at Box discusses "How to Attract Customers?"
"Playbook for New Market Expansion"
Ali Benslimane, Head of Partnerships @ Stripe Atlas discusses the new market expansion
"Establishing an International Supply Chain for Under $1,000"
Leslie Vorhees Means, Co-Founder & CEO of Anomalie discusses how to establish an international supply chain without breaking a bank