Who should attend
Angel investors, VCs, fund managers and attorneys looking to improve their ability to define, negotiate, and execute early stage investments.
About the course
Take your accelerator to the next level with 500 Startups. We’re sharing our playbook with select accelerator managers during this one week deep dive.
What to expect
Since 2010, 500 Startups has run more than 25 programs through our HQ in San Francisco. Our goal is to share that knowledge, empowering the next generation of accelerator managers with the confidence they need to run better programs.
What's your superpower?
Running an accelerator is hard. Trust us, we know.
After running more than 50+ accelerator programs around the world, we’re sharing our playbook so you can learn from our mistakes and successes.
Our goal is to empower the next generation of accelerator managers with the skills they need to run top programs in new ecosystems.
Join our 4th cohort of accelerator managers
Christine Tsai is a Founding Partner at 500 Startups, a global venture capital fund and startup accelerator. Since its inception in 2010, she helped grow 500 to ~$200M under management, 1300+ portfolio investments (including companies like Credit Karma, Twilio, ipsy, Udemy, MakerBot, Wildfire, Vi...
Bedy Yang is Managing Partner at 500 Startups. Headquartered in Silicon Valley, 500 Startups is a global, early stage tech VC fund that manages +$350M AuM in +1,800 investments around the world. In addition to being the most active global seed investor, 500 Startups runs a series of ecosystem-dev...
Amit is a Principal and former US corporate counsel at 500 Startups, where he oversees investments from 500’s main funds. Prior to 500 Startups, Amit was an attorney at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, where he represented technology companies across all stages of their lifecycle from start-...
Aaron Blumenthal – Director of Global Portfolio Services, 500 Startups Aaron is a venture partner at 500 Startups. Previously he co-founded four different companies and has been a member of three founding teams, including one notable exit. At different points in his career, Aaron held the #1 SEO...
Annie Woodworth – Associate Counsel Annie is associate counsel at 500 Startups, where she works on investments by 500 funds and commercial matters. Prior to joining 500 Startups, Annie was an associate at O’Melveny & Myers, where she advised emerging growth businesses, technology companies a...
Because of COVID-19, many providers are cancelling or postponing in-person programs or providing online participation options.
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