The Founder Institute, the world’s premier idea-stage accelerator and startup launch program, announced today that it is officially launching its newest chapter in Prague. With plans to run two semesters annually, the Founder Institute aims to launch over 20 meaningful and enduring technology companies per year in Prague. Applications to the program are open now, and anyone interested in working with Prague’s top startup mentors to launch a technology company is welcome to apply to the Prague Founder Institute here.
In order to celebrate the launch, the Prague Founder Institute will host a series of free startup events for the general public, where attendees can learn how to build a company and learn more about the program. See the full list of events here.
The course will celebrate the launch of the first semester with a VIP launch mixer in the rooftop bar in Prague’s own Duplex Nightclub on the 13th of March.
“The goal of the Founder Institute is to empower the entrepreneurial talent in Prague’s workforce to build technology companies through our part-time program.” says Adeo Ressi, Founder & CEO of the Founder Institute. “With the expertise of the Local Leader team and our proven, step-by-step curriculum, we believe launching 20-30 impactful technology companies per year in Prague is not only possible but likely.
”For aspiring and early-stage entrepreneurs up to the challenge, the Founder Institute’s comprehensive step-by-step program provides the structure, mentor support, and global network of entrepreneurs needed to start an enduring company. The Founder Institute is the only program of its kind that focuses on people versus ideas, accepts founders with day jobs, and shares equity with all participants. Founder Institute Graduate companies include fast-rising startups across 6 continents like Udemy, Realty Mogul, Travelcar, goplaceit, Appota, and many more.
In addition, the Prague 2018 program will include the Founder Institute’s newest company-building curriculum suitable to address the needs of advanced founders (MVP stage) as well as aspiring new entrepreneurs at the idea-stage – a project just released this year in collaboration with hundreds of startup leaders across the globe.
The Founder Institute is the world’s premier early-stage accelerator and startup launch program. It is the only program of its kind that focuses on people versus ideas, accepts founders with day jobs, and shares equity with all participants.
The Founder Institute was founded in 2009 by Adeo Ressi and Jonathan Greechan. It is operated out of Palo Alto, California.