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Sunday August 17th to Friday, August 22nd

Jazz Room at The General 199 Bowery, New York, NY 10002

VentureOutArgentina

1- Week NY Market Accelerator Program for Argentinian Tech Companies

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Tech Tango (an Argentinian tech showcase)

Join us on August 20th to witness the awesomeness of the Argentinian tech community as represented by some of their most kick-ass startups!

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From August 17th to August 22nd, we are hosting VentureOutArgentina, our one-week NY Market Accelerator program for Argentinian tech startups!

  

The Program

 

We are seeking the 15 most promising Argentinian tech startups to take part in our one week US business expansion program that features:

 

  • Cap Intro: Introductions to esteemed venture investors and accelerator programs, i.e. Gotham Ventures, ff Venture Capital, and ERA

  • Workshops: Educate and assist with visas and immigration, U.S. business formation, sales and marketing strategy, accounting, hiring, and more

  • Networking: Events with 150+ members of NYC’s tech community

  • Pitch Night: Demo to investor panel and NYC tech leaders

  • Tours: Visit successful tech companies in the NY tech community i.e. Etsy, Huffington Post, AOL, Sailthru, and Big Spaceship

 

 

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The Main Event

 

On Wednesday, August 20th, we are excited to work with Startup Buenos Aires to host Tech Tango (an Argentinian tech showcase), showcasing our impressive delegation of Argentinian tech companies to the NY community and a panel of esteemed venture investors. The evening will start at 6pm so get your tickets and don't be late!

 

  

Who We Are

 

VentureOutNY is dedicated to helping international startups launch and succeed in New York City. Based on the philosophy that talent is evenly distributed but opportunity is not, VentureOutNY helps bridge that gap for international entrepreneurs, and we bring 150 to 200 of the world’s best tech companies through our programs each year.

 

Our one-week NY market accelerator is an opportunity for promising early-stage technology companies abroad to become immersed in New York’s tech community, meeting its top investors, most successful companies, and best service providers. We empower our international entrepreneurs with the education, resources and connections needed to successfully expand their business to the U.S.

 

Partners

Startup Buenos Aires

Startup Buenos Aires represents the startup, tech and entrepreneurial community of Buenos Aires, Argentina. SUBA connects members locally and globally, while providing resources to grow a strong and sustainable startup ecosystem in Latin America. Startup BA was founded with the mission to become the home-base, resource center and adviser for startup growth and innovation in Argentina. The organization aims to directly bridge the gap between startup communities around the world.


Investor Panel

Christina Bechhold

Co-Founder & Managing Director, Empire Angels

Christina is Co-Founder and Managing Director of Empire Angels, focused on sourcing and leading group investments as well as supporting portfolio companies. She is also responsible for all content, communications and group events. She is a Regular Contributor on the Accelerators, the Wall Street Journal’s startup blog, as well as a Venture for America mentor.
Christina was previously a Vice President at Citigroup with background in capital markets, emerging markets and structured finance. She serves as Chairman of Hope on a String, a non-profit, grassroots organization that seeks to foster an environment of social transformation and economic development in Haiti through participation in music as well as Vice President of the Board of Governors of the Hotchkiss School Alumni Association. Christina graduated cum laude from the honors program of Boston College with a B.S. in Management and majors in Finance and Philosophy.


Paul Grossinger

INE Ventures, Founder

Paul is a NYC entrepreneur, angel, and early-stage VC. He is the founder of Pervasive Group, L&M Media, and INE Ventures, has invested in 31 companies, and is a member of Golden Seeds, Jumpstart New Jersey, and Delaware Crossing.


Rik Willard

Co-Founder & Chief Executive, MintCombine

Rik Willard is Co-Founder and CEO of MintCombine, a Branded Currency Incubator and Decentralized Technology Lab headquartered in New York City. With portfolio affiliates in the US, Canada, Africa and South America, MintCombine has fast become a thought-leader in the digital currency space. Rik is an acknowledged pioneer in branded mediatech including DOOH and large-public screen projects, content production, CMS, mobile and social media with clients and productions including: MGM Resorts, Calvin Klein Cosmetics, Lucent Technologies, Dictaphone, The World-Famous Apollo Theater, Couture designers (including Chado Ralph Rucci, Oscar de LaRenta and Kevan Hall), The French Ready-to-Wear Association (Pret-a-Porter) and others. He is a featured speaker for live appearances and on national television (from the Harvard Business School to CNN) concerning entrepreneurship and digital matters and has facilitated multimillion-dollar funding for both software and hardware startups.


David Beatty

Managing Director, Golden Seeds

David is an entrepreneur and Angel investor. David is currently co-founder and Vice President of Business Development for ProSeeder Technologies, an enterprise funding platform enabling financial firms to collaborate, syndicate and execute private equity and debt transactions. Born in Ireland, David started his career in 1985 as a headhunter in London and after joining IMI Computing was transferred to the USA in 1990. In 1999, David cofounded Gorann, Inc, to invest in and work with early stage company’s. David is also Chairman of Empire Messaging, Inc., a company he started in 1993 and ran until 2004, which provides enterprise messaging solutions to mid market companies. David is an active angel investor and is a Managing Director of Golden Seeds, an angel investor group in New York where he is co-head of the Golden Seeds institute, leading workshops for angel investors and entrepreneurs in the US and overseas. David sits on a number of boards, including Emozia, technology to assess a users emotional state and MIS, a radiology consulting company. David lives with his partner Stefan in New York.


Startups

Taringa!

Hernan Botbol, Co-Founder & CEO and Damian Molina CRO

Taringa! is a social platform where millions of users share all different kinds of content. Sharing is done through different sections of the site such as posts, shouts (micro- content) and communities. The community comments on and evaluates said content. Taringa! allows for freedom of expression, thoughts, and ideas with millions of people around the world. Apart from the social platform, Taringa has an official music channel for streaming called Taringa! Music, a section for online video games called Taringa! Games. Taringa is one of the most visited sites in Latin America.
taringa.net
@taringa


Educabilia

Daniel Abadi, Co-Founder & CEO

Educabilia is marketplace for lifelong learning focused in LatAm, for both online and offline courses.
educabilia.com
@educabilia


Colppy

Juan Ignacio Onetto, Co-Founder & CEO

Colppy is an online accounting software for small businesses. We connect small business owners with their bank accounts and accountants to know how their businesses doing, from anywhere, any time.
colppy.com
@colppy


Posibl.

Martin Parlato, Founder & CEO

Posibl. is the first global social network for those who have dreams that want to express and achieve. It is a niche social network that promotes the rise of Social Media for Social Good and it is based on four of the most important phenomena happening in the world today: Social Media Networks, Crowdsourcing, Philanthropy and CSR. By providing visual expression and promoting different ways of altruistic collaboration; people and organizations can express their deepest dreams, share beliefs and values, and work together as one to make those dreams come true and generate a positive impact all around the world.
posibl.com
@posibldreams


BTCTRIP

Martin Fernandez, Founder & CEO

BTCTrip is the leading global platform for travel & leisure that has developed an innovative solution that utilize digital currencies, mostly BITCOIN, as payment method. The Bitcoin Community has already adopted BTCTrip as the referral platform to buy an air ticket, book a hotel, rent a car, localize a Bitcoin ATM or get the local currency on your arrival destination.
btctrip.com


MR PRESTA

Cesar Manduca, Co-Founder & CEO and Carlos Rosso, Co-Founder & CFO

MR PRESTA is a Data Driven Small Business Lender. We use data from e-commerce marketplaces and other public and private databases to assess a proprietary credit score for micro and small businesses in Latin America. The company covers the entire process, from customer acquisition, to credit underwriting, portfolio management and collections. We are a registered lender in Mexico and Argentina with commercial operations launched in July 2014
mrpresta.com
@mrpresta


DTA

Patricio Williams Becú, CEO

DTA has created the most versatile tool for the agricultural finance market. Rural payment is a financing tool that allows users to manage loans simply and quickly. Our unwavering goal is to drive growth by financing agricultural value chains throughout the Latin American region through an efficient mechanism.
dtalatam.com


Recarga

Rodrigo Teijeiro, Founder & CEO

Top up your mobile anywhere & anytime!
You can top up mobile phones from any operator in Argentina, Brasil, Chile, Colombia, España, México and the US. We offer the fastest and the most secure way online to recharge your phone with credit.Select your operator, the amount you'd like to top up and in a few seconds the credit will be added to your phone.
recarga.com
@fnbox


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