Founders Edge: Venture Quest

We are traveling the globe on a venture quest to discover, mentor, and empower entrepreneurs. If you’re looking to raise capital, make new connections, and cross borders, apply to Founders Edge. If you’re selected, you may wake up to find us on your doorstep, as we scour the globe in search of new talent.

We are looking for young startups with ideas that challenge orthodox thinking and have the potential to transform society. You must have a strong team, a product in development, and a compelling vision.

The Profit & Loss podcast with Adam Tidrow

Listen to The Profit & Loss podcast with Adam Tidrow.

Founders Pack Winner Takes All

Event: Also looking for a few more pitch companies for our new Founders Pack Winner Takes All Pitch Event.

Apply to Pitch:

Fireside with Marc Moglen & Steve Hoffman

Fireside with Marc Moglen: Interviews of visionaries in entrepreneurship.

Host: Marc Moglen
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Consulting ➡ Blockchain Enabler

Chainlock: Unlocked – Unlock the Power of #NFT​

Welcome to Chainlock: Unlocked™, your source for the latest innovations and developments in #NFT​ and #Blockchain​.

Chainlock: Unlocked will “Unlock the Power of NFT”™ for you and your business with interviews of top entrepreneurs and influencers.

Host: Marc Moglen
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Consulting ➡ https://AU3d.IO​ Blockchain Enabler

Watch >> Unlocking Startup Success with Skot Waldron

Check out the show “Unlocked With Skot Waldron!” It’s all about unlocking the potential of people and organizations.

Watch Unlocking Startup Success!

Is this a Bubble Economy?

With the flood of cheap capital, inflation looming, and growing corporate debt, are we due for a major stock market correction? What about crypto, NFTs, and real estate? 

Join us on Club House April 6th, 8:30 pm PDT


Tune into Investor Connect: Survival of the Fittest

When 90% of startups fail, how can your startup beat the odds and not wind up a roadkill?

Tune into Investor Connect on iTunes and other platforms.

Space Tourism Conference, April 28 – 29, 2021

Space tourism is soaring, and now the sector has its own home, the Space Tourism Conference (STC).

This online event examines the business of commercial space and consumer off-world services and experiences, as well as space themed on-world offerings in media, entertainment and consumer goods.

Held annually, the STC is produced with support from the Space Tourism Society (STS), the world’s leading space tourism advocacy organization since 1998. The conference highlights an industry rocketing toward a stratospheric market value which will yield major, long-lasting advances—including lunar flybys. News continues to break almost weekly from the major players driving the charge.

Supply Chain & Logistics Virtual Pitch Event on April 13, 2021 (Apply by March 30)

Together with AVanta Ventures, Silicon Valley Forum is hosting Supply Chain & Logistics Virtual Pitch Event on Tuesday, April 13 at 2:00 PM PDT.

They still have 6 spots available for early-stage startups. If you’d like to pitch, submit your application by March 30, 2021.

You can register for this FREE event here.

The Dave Pamah Show – Surviving a Startup

Check out The Dave Pamah Show – Surviving a Startup!

The Ten Commandments of Venture Capital Funding (FREE Event) March 30, 7 PM

Join us to discuss The Ten Commandants of Venture Funding

1) What should you say to hook investors?

2) More importantly, what should you not you say?

3) What things that are sure to kill a deal?

4) How do you negotiate with a venture capital firm?

5) When do you push hard, and when do you back off?

6) How can you get venture capitalists to give you a term sheet on the day you want it?

CKGSB China Start 2021: Apply by March 24

Our partner Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business (CKGSB) is accepting applications for China Start 2021 (April 17 – May 14).

This immersion online program is for startups and scale-ups to gain China-specific knowledge, get networking opportunities, and win China funding.

The NFT Explosion: Fortune, Fad, or the Future?

by Captain Hoff

For those of you who don’t already know, an NFT is a non-fungible token on the blockchain. Unlike cryptocurrency, NFTs are non-fungible, meaning each one is unique. In other words, they are crypto collectibles. They’re similar to trading cards, stamps, and other tangible collectibles, only they are purely digital.

Clubhouse with Captain Hoff on March 11, 2021

In many ways, the world will not be like it used to be after the pandemic, and that includes investments. Remote work will continue. What is the trend? How to remote manage Innovation Team?

DingDing TV together with TSVC & TEEC Angel will host the Clubhouse dialogue with Steve Hoffman on March 11 at 5:00 PM PST.

You can find more information here and join the Clubjouse event here.

Fireside Chat on March 24, 2021

If you are new to the startup world, join the Fireside Chat hosted by Center For Entrepreneurship & Innovation. You can find more information and register here.

EVENT: VC Funding Trends March 18, 2021

Join us at Ask Anything About VC Funding Trends, a fireside chat event on March 18 at 4:00pm PST, hosted by Silicon Dragon’s Rebecca Fannin.

Bio: Steven Hoffman, Founders Space

Steven Hoffman, or Captain Hoff as he’s called in Silicon Valley, is the chairman & CEO of Founders Space (, one of the world’s leading incubators and accelerators. He’s also an angel investor, limited partner at August Capital, serial entrepreneur, and author of several entrepreneurial books, including the award winning Make Elephants Fly and his latest title Surviving a Startup.

HealthTech/MedTech/Biotech Startup Pitch on March 16, 2021

We are pleased to promote free virtual events with our partner Angel Launch.

During the HealthTech/MedTech/Biotech Startup Pitch event on March 16, Captain Hoff will give an exclusive talk on his new book “Surviving a Startup“.

You can find more information about the event and register here

You can find more events from Angel Launch here.

7th Annual FinTech Summit 2021, March 23rd – 25th

Join the Summit to hear from FinTech Founders, CEOs, Investors and Ecosystem Experts.

The Summit is hosted in Sydney, Australia. All sessions will be recorded and made available to watch after the event – you must register in advance to access this service.

Key Themes for This Year’s Event

• Fintech / FSI collaboration
• Open Banking and The Consumer Data Right
• Fintechs and the Venture investment Community

You can get more information and register here.

The Future of ClimateTech – Apply by Feb 22, 2021

The Future of ClimateTech GLOBAL Startup Competition is an online pitch competition that will take place on February 25, bringing together high-potential startups from 6 continents that are seeking to have a global impact in Climate Change.

The competition focuses on leading early-stage startups developing tech seeking to understand, mitigate, or “deal with” Climate Change challenges and impacting the Future of industries they are in. If you are a startup that can help change industries and fight climate change, apply to participate today.