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Supernova Startup Accelerator - Brazil

Supernova Startup Accelerator - Brazil



Supernova is a startup accelerator in Curitiba, Brazil.

Supernova is a startup accelerator in Curitiba, Brazil.



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    • updated:10/2012
    • IN A NUTSHELLSupernova is an intense startup accelerationprogram that provides pre-seed investment +mentorship + infrastructure + connections tofounders of web & mobile startups.Entrepreneurs build their product under theguidance of other successful entrepreneurs,product experts, and investors - taking it from anidea to a fundable business.
    • SUPERNOVA IS...★ based in south Brazil: Curitiba (#3 world’s smartest cities,Forbes 2009*)★ designed for startups that develop web-baseapplications, software or service that has a national orglobal reach.★ partial to social media, consumer web, b2b and b2c http://www.forbes.com/2009/12/03/ infrastructure-economy-urban-opinions- columnists-smart-cities-09-joel- kotkin_slide_4.html
    • SUPERNOVA APPROACH★ creating a vibrant and educational ambient to boostentrepreneurship★building trust between founders, investors and otherstakeholders.★ establishing connections that impact positively on thelocal ecosystem ...and much more
    • With an intensive acceleration program, we help startups to refineideas, build and execute a validated business model that culminateswith a investor day where we will help them pitch to a selected groupof Angel investors,VCs and Private Equity groups for next stagefunding. ★ twice a year, 4-6 great talented teams are selected ★ each startup share a percentage of their equity (i.e. Commom Stock) ★ free co-working space is offered with other essential amenities promoting collaboration and synergies between teams ★ a mentor pool is formed by successful entrepreneurs, executives, investors and domains experts that will work intensively with teams during the 3-month program ★ the program ends with a “demo day” where teams will pitch to international and national Business Angel, Venture Capitalists and Corporate Investors acceleration building execution finale ★ refine idea (data, data, ★ release Beta version ★ validate business model ★ demo day data) ★ refine business model ★ first customers ★ investor pitch ★ engage mentors ★ graduation ★ next steps www.supernovabr.com
    • www.supernovabr.com
    • INITIATIVES★ Sponsor and operation of the 1st startup club inBrazil★ Sponsor and promotion of educational events.★ Provide constructive feedback for startups duringopen-events
    • Initiative: Startup Club ★ First startup club in Brazil. Sponsored and operated by Supernova. ★ Aims to enhance local ecosystem, providing subsidized coworking space, workshops and educational events. ★ 7 startups currently participanting. www.supernovabr.com
    • we love to partner with like-minded companies ★ biggest angel investor ★ Coworking space network in Brazil
    • WHY BRAZIL? ...and much more
    • Brazil’s digital market and startups are growing fast, and are expected to continue in the forthcoming years users with internet access users that buy online e-commerce turnover # of startups funded 39,0 million 2007 BRL 6,3 billion 5 9,5 million 62,3 million BRL 8,2 billion 2008 10 13,2 million 66,3 million BRL 10,6 billion 2009 7 17,6 million 73,7 million 2010 BRL 14,8 billion 21 23,0 million 78,5 million 2011* BRL 19 billion 64*estimates 32,0 million investments in startups 2005-2008 US$ 300 million 2011 US$ 750 million source: Ibope, camara e-net, e-bit, Telebrasil, Anatel, www.supernovabr.com Cláudio Furtado (FGV) and Censo Brasileiro da Indústria de Private Equity e Venture Capital
    • Nearly one third of graduates in Brazil intend to foundits own company within 5 years after graduating career intentions after graduation (%) * Soon after graduating 5 years after graduating 30,3 to work in a big company (250 or more employees) 8,1 8,4 to found my own company 27,1 www.supernovabr.com *source: GUESSS Report 2011 - supported by Ernest & Young
    • CONTACT US:www.supernovabr.cominfo@supernovabr.com