Flashpoint at Georgia Tech is hosting two interest sessions for founders interested in applying to Batch 5. The first session is this Tuesday, August 5, from 5 – 7 PM and the second will be on Tuesday, August 12, from 7 – 9 PM at 828 W Peachtree St NW.
Participants in these sessions will:
- Learn what Startup Engineering is all about from Dr. Merrick Furst, Flashpoint’s Director.
- Hear what it’s like to participate in Flashpoint from several alumni.
- Have the opportunity to ask questions about the program and the application process.
Applications for Batch 5 submitted by Friday, August 15 will be considered for their first round of interviews.
What is Flashpoint: “Flashpoint creates better startups, faster. We welcome committed founders with domain knowledge and a passion for responding to the needs of their customers, and help them shape startups with true market/product fit, reduced risks, lower costs, and a better chance of high quality success. Flashpoint is not an incubator or accelerator; it is a rigorous management and education program that works closely with founders to create companies. Flashpoint has developed a strong reputation for producing successful startups. Its companies have attracted close to $65 MM in commitments from angels and investors, including ff Venture Capital, Kleiner Perkins, Google Ventures, Andreesen Horowitz, Sigma Partners, Bessemer Venture Partners, and New World Ventures.”
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