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Startup Pirates on the Horizon | Apply

by Klaire Wesolowski

So far, there have been over 50 Startup Pirates programs that led to the creation of more than 100 startups including Uniplaces, an online marketplace for student accommodation, Lost in Reality, a location-based storytelling app, and Nerdalize, which combines high performance servers with home heating.

Have an idea and interested in diving head-first? Don’t just tread water — become a Pirate. The first session of Startup Pirates in the US is coming up at The Iron Yard’s historic downtown location. Only 35 curious, motivated, and passionate pirates will be selected for the program.

Do you have what it takes to be a pirate? Jump aboard & apply today.

When:
August 8-15

Where:
The Iron Yard
115 M.L.K. Jr Dr NW
Atlanta, GA 30303

About Startup Pirates:
Startup Pirates is an intense and fast paced one-week program that enables aspiring young entrepreneurs to get inside the startup world and learn how to develop a business idea. It combines hands-on workshops, mentoring and idea development with a clear focus on accelerating the development of early stage entrepreneurs. In the end, the teams will have the opportunity to pitch to investors and successful business leaders and receive prizes that enable them to continue to work on their business idea.

Who can apply:

  • People from any background and expertise who are seeking education in entrepreneurship and are willing to join a team to help develop a business idea.
  • People with a potential business idea that are looking for validation and a team to work with. Be ready to pitch to your landlubber-y peers!
  • People with a startup at a very early stage of development (with no product developed) that need a kick-start.

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