GAN Virtual Demo Day 2018

Collectively, GAN Startups represent some of the top startups in the world. And, in less than one week, we’ll host our first-ever public global demo day featuring eight of the best in gaming, AR, and VR. What’s even more amazing? They’re truly from all over the world.

GAN at Boulder Startup Week 2018

Boulder Startup Week 2018 is approaching and a ton of GAN Accelerators will be hosting events. Here’s a run-down on an “Accelerator Reverse Pitch,” hosted by several GAN Accelerators, and other highlights from the week.

Texas Bound

Join us at the following events in Austin this March. GAN Reverse Pitch When: March 13 from 2pm to 5pm Where: Key Bar on 617 West 6th street The GAN and our partner SendGrid are hosting a reverse pitch where GAN accelerators can pitch their program for 2 minutes to a bar full of interested […]

The GAN Takes on Austin

The GAN is bringing together the largest group of accelerators and startups ever at an event in Austin during SXSW Interactive 2015. Click here or read below for more details about this and the other activities we’re hosting over the next few days. GAN Party March 16th at 7pm to 11pm RSVP The largest gathering […]

SBA Events in D.C.

It’s so fitting that during National Entrepreneurship Month we celebrate the 50 accelerators that were awarded $50K each in the first ever Small Business Association Growth Accelerator Fund! Last week, all the winners were honored at the White House where we heard from top ranking government officials including the Administrator of the SBA, Maria Contreras-Sweet, […]

SBA Launching $2.5 Million Competition for Accelerators

The U.S. Small Business Administration is launching a $2.5m competition for accelerators and other entrepreneurial ecosystem models to compete for monetary prizes of $50,000 each. Applicants will be judged by an expert panel that will consider each applicant’s stated mission, founding team members and business goals among other core components. The deadline for the application […]

Patriot Bootcamp

Every year, Techstars helps Veterans from all over the nation start their own companies through its Patriot Boot Camp program, a 3 day event that offers education, mentorship, and networking to Veteran entrepreneurs. Taylor McLemore, founder and director of PBC, describes it as “condensing all the great things about a traditional 3 month Techstars program […]

GAN and SBA Accelerator Meetup in Austin

Earlier this month, the Global Accelerator Network had the pleasure of cohosting an accelerator meetup with the Small Business Administration in Austin, TX. The event took place following SXSW and was hosted by The Capital Factory. Corporate Partners, Founders, Accelerators, SBA representatives and GAN accelerators gathered to connect, learn from each other, hear about various […]

Why Accelerators Love Events Like Startup Weekend

If you’ve ever participated in a hackathon-like event or even something more globally like Startup Weekend then you already know how enlightening it can really be. For those that survive that 54-hour or so slugfest of exhaustion and exhilaration it can be a molotov cocktail that provides existing entrepreneurs and startup enthusiasts a nail-biting reminder […]