Innovative and technology-based startups, with the ability to solve a real problem, have until September 1 to sign up for Hub55 Dive USA Internationalization Program – Second Edition.
Hub55, an internationalization platform that reduces costs and accelerates international business development, will select up to five startups that will participate in a 3-month immersion in the US market (January 20 to April 17, 2020), with a real DIVE in. American business culture, through lectures, training and experience in the innovation ecosystem, with connections and visits to accelerators, incubators and companies; business presentation to investors, local entrepreneurs, potential clients, partners and other startups, with support in adapting solutions, positioning and sales pitch, go-to market strategy, with feedback and mentoring from North American professionals, as well as rounds of meetings with service providers. All this taking advantage of a Hub55 Coworking area, with service from our dedicated team and all the office infrastructure.
Being located in New Haven, next to Yale University, participants will have access to dining and leisure options within walking distance of the office.
The Program is aimed at companies that want to: Operate in the North American market, develop capacity to operate globally, gain exposure to a more mature market in order to generate leaner and more efficient processes, establish a network of contacts in the North American market, and exchange experiences with other entrepreneurial communities.
The first edition
Lasting three months, held between January and April this year, the first edition of the program was a success! It involved hundreds of hours of activities, mentoring and coaching to familiarize startup representatives with the different aspects of the American way of doing business, preparing them to take advantage of the numerous networking opportunities promoted.
How to participate
Interested startups should go to www.hub55.com.br/startupdive/ or contact firstname.lastname@example.org to register until September 1, 2019, free of charge. The process of selection of the registered companies will consist of the stages of analysis of the application form, interview in English and interview with evaluation team of Hub55 Brazil and USA. The selected startups will be evaluated according to the evaluation criteria provided for in the notice. Once this phase is completed, the selected startups will begin the mentoring process in Brazil on October 1st and will begin immersion in New Have, Connecticut USA on January 20, 2020.