News From Around the Network 11.4.14

With over 50 member accelerators who have 700+ alumni companies, something good is always happening around the GAN. Here’s our latest:

GAN News
Global Accelerator Network and SBA co-host Accelerator meetup in Austin and unveil competition

Accelerator News
Startup incubator JFDI raises $2.1M to accelerate tech startups in Southeast Asia

Nicole Glaros from Techstars explains why being outside Silicon Valley is an advantage for startups

Communitech Hyperdrive cohort 4 announced

Women leading in Memphis startup scene

Techstars AND Sprint aim to expand the definition of mobile healthware

Get to know the 6 new StartupYard teams

In pictures: ANZ Innovyz START Sydney

IIPL and JFDI partner to accelerate tech startups

Looking back: The birth of the Brandery

Ten startups launch into Sprint Mobile Health Accelerator powered by Techstars in Kansas City

St. Louis’ Capital Innovators fills us in on its spring accelerator class

2 Alphalab and Alphalab Gear teams attend the American International Toy Fair

Lightning Lab announces 2014 teams

Surge Accelerator reveals class of 11 new energy tech companies

Behind the scenes at R/GA’s Connected Device accelerator

A trio of Commonwealth companies make Inc.‘s ’Coolest College Startups’ list

StartFast Venture Accelerator in Syracuse plans expansion

TechStars London unveils its 2014 teams — five of the 11 have already raised $4M in total

Three changes Communitech is making to Its Hyperdrive accelerator this Round

Estonia’s Startup Wise Guys launches businesstech B2B Accelerator

Demo Days
Gener8tor demos latest startups, growth of local scene

Threatened by Instagram, photo app Molome survived thanks to a startup accelerator

Founder Funding
Drifty, a Techstars company, draws $1 million investment

Techstars grad Javelin raises $1.5M to bring ‘Lean Startup’ to the enterprise

In like a lion: Techstars alum DigitalOcean leads March in NY funding

Accepting Applications
Jumpstart Foundry *Closes April 13th
Sky High *Closes April 15th
Flat6Labs Jeddah
Techstars in Boulder
Kaplan EdTech Accelerator Powered by Techstars
The Ark Challenge
AlphaLab Gear
BusinessTech by Startup Wise Guys
gener8tor Milwaukee
Startupbootcamp Fintech
Startupbootcamp Mobile