Start-Up Chile - SUP Boat 2013 Edition * updated *

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  • 1. Horacio MeloExecutive Director, Start-Up ChileMarch 2013 March, 2013 @startupchile
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  • 3. 2012:Year of Entrepreneurship
  • 4. 2013:Year of Innovation
  • 5. New Law Approved Open a Company in ChileIN 1 DAY, ONLINE & FOR FREE!
  • 6. Is a Program from the Chilean government to attract and concentrate world-class earlystage entrepreneurs to start their business in Chile.
  • 7. Why we exist?1. Attract 1000 startups for 20142. Embrace a cultural shift in Chile
  • 8. Why do we do it?
  • 9. What do we offer? @startupchile
  • 10. You Will be part of our Global Network... Sir Richard Branson Vivek Wadhwa Bridgette Sexton TinaHernan Kazah Antonio Villaraigosa Tina Seelig Andrew Mason Steve Wozniak Bedy Yang
  • 11. We are reaching the world! February, 2012 | Liverpool, England Global Entrepreneurship Congress March, 2012 | Austin, Texas South by Southwest September, 2012 | San Francisco, CA TechCrunch Disrupt, Chilean Pavilion December, 2012 | Dubai, UAE Global Entrepreneurship Summit Start-Up Chile Demo Days May, September, November, 2012 Santiago, Chile September, 2012 San Francisco, CA SUPboat June, September, 2012 30+ meetups in 30+ countries such as USA, Russia, Spain, Brazil, and México
  • 12. And Stay Connected Globally... Quantity of Start-Up Chile alumni per country
  • 13. Contributing to Chile’s Image...Contributions to Chile’s Image
  • 14. ...And become one of our success stories First Start-Up Chile participants; Raised $1.6 Million in VCRaised $4 Million in VC funding; are fully functioning in funding; became icons for the USA entrepreneurial immigration Chile, Argentina, and Brazil struggle Raised $1 Million in VC funding from Chile Global AngelsRaised $986K in funding; selected for Techstars Boston including the Head of Innovation of Microsoft and ex Finance(Winter 2012); consistently ranked as a top fitness app Minister of Google; 500 Startups (Fall 2012) Raised $1.2 Million in VC funding; selected as Phocuswright’s “Most Innovative Startup” Raised $1.2 Million in funding from Chile’s Aurus and Austral Capital; currently working with the State of CaliforniaRaised $1 Million in funding from Chile’s Aurus fund and Received seed funding from 500 Startups, The Next Web’s Best publishing giant, Copesa B2B and Public Choice award winners (2012)
  • 15. What are you waiting for??? @startupchile
  • 16. Apply Now!
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