Step Silicon Valley

Event Highlights Termin speichern
San Francisco & Silicon Valley

Step Silicon Valley, the GACC startup and entrepreneur program, presents selected German startups with the opportunity to meet with business angels, venture capital investors and corporate investor in New York or Silicon Valley, gain practical U.S. business experience and qualify for the German Accelerator.

Industry:    Innovation/Entrepreneurship

Guests:     18

From March 19 - 24, the GACC West successfully hosted a German startup delegation for the inaugural Step SV Program. The participating 9 German startups got to experience the Silicon Valley, the premier startup ecosystem in the world, and establish valuable connections to the local tech scene. As part of the program, the GACC West organized workshops on  U.S. market entry topics and venture capital as well company visits to Airbnb, Intuit, SAP, Silicon Valley Bank, Stanford University, and Plug & Play Tech Center to encounter the innovation and startup culture first hand. The highlight of the trip was the opportunity to pitch to US corporate investors and tech channel partners at German Demo Day in Silicon Valley as well as Silicon Valley Investors at an Investor Pitch Event co-organized with US Market Access Center. The GACC West will host the next edition of its  STEP SV program in Q4 2017. More information on the program and registration can be found here.