Growth Stage Accelerator

Born in the original epicenter of innovation, Silicon Valley
Knowhow and experience from 4 companies, 4 exits

Purpose

Prosperity for all nations

Almost all developed countries have become prosper through innovation and entrepreneurship. The entrepreneurship power came from within the nation and blumed to a fully developed country through its economic development, its leverage effects from automation and its added revenue, profit and nationwide prosperity from export.

Our accelerator program is designed for those high energy entrepreneurs who want to take their innovative business all the way to the top.

Concept

This is NOT a school, you are NOT in a training. This program is a high speed, real time, total energy consuming experience with your real business and entire team. You experience what “sense of urgency’ really means. You get from startup to scaleup, In twelve weeks. We bring you during the program into the market, grow your brand, attract top talents, top customers, and investors. All in 12 weeks.

You and your team have to work FULL TIME on the program. You have to have a minimum viable product that can be introduced to customers.

ACCELERATOR BOOT CAMP

One week rocket start
Mon – Sat in one of the three Accelerator locations
In-Depth walkthrough from Startup to IPO
Getting you ready to go to space
Exploring all the major milestones
Working on all key elements as a team
Going home to execute

1) MINDSET, CULTURE & LEADERSHIP

Session 1
Week 1, 09:00 AM CET (GMT+1) | 05:00 PM ICT (GMT+7)
– Team and program introduction (60 min)
– Mindset, Culture & Leadership (60 min)
– Q+A (15 min)
– Preparation for the coming week (15 Minutes)
– Presenting the result and working with others in the
private Facebook group

2) INNOVATIVE THINKING

Session 2
Week 2, 09:00 AM CET (GMT+1) | 05:00 PM ICT (GMT+7)
– Presentations and review 3 teams (30 min)
– Innovative Thinking (60 min)
– Q+A (15 min)
– Preparation for the coming week (15 Minutes)
– Working on Innovative Thinking together with the team
Implementation in the organization and execution
– Presenting the result and working with others in the
private Facebook group

3) VISION DEVELOPMENT

Session 3
Week 3, 09:00 AM CET (GMT+1) | 05:00 PM ICT (GMT+7)
– Presentations and review 3 teams (30 min)
– Vision development (60 min)
– Q+A (15 min)
– Preparation for the coming week (15 Minutes)
– Working on the Vision with the team
Implementation in the organization and execution
– Presenting the result and working with others in the
private Facebook group

4) DISRUPTIVE BUSINESS MODELS

Session 4
Week 4, 09:00 AM CET (GMT+1) | 05:00 PM ICT (GMT+7)
– Presentations and review 3 teams (30 min)
– Disruptive Business Models (60 min)
– Q+A (15 min)
– Preparation for the coming week (15 Minutes)
– Working on your disruptive business model together with the team
Implementation in the organization and execution
– Presenting the result and working with others in the
private Facebook group

5) GO-TO-MARKET STRATEGY

Session 5
Week 5, 09:00 AM CET (GMT+1) | 05:00 PM ICT (GMT+7)
– Presentations and review 3 teams (30 min)
– Go-to-market strategy (60 min)
– Q+A (15 min)
– Preparation for the coming week (15 Minutes)
– Working on the Go-To-Market strategy together with the team
Implementation in the organization and execution
– Presenting the result and working with others in the
private Facebook group

6) TRACTION

Session 6
Week 6, 09:00 AM CET (GMT+1) | 05:00 PM ICT (GMT+7)
– Presentations and review 3 teams (30 min)
– Traction Development getting to 1% growth per day (60 min)
– Q+A (15 min)
– Preparation for the coming week (15 Minutes)
– Working on the topic together with the team
Implementation in the organization and execution
– Presenting the result and working with others in the
private Facebook group

7) GROWTH HACKING I

Session 7
Week 8, 09:00 AM CET (GMT+1) | 05:00 PM ICT (GMT+7)
– Presentations and review 3 teams (60 min)
– Growth hacking & execution 1 (60 min)
– Q+A (15 min)
– Preparation for the coming week (15 Minutes)
– Working on the topic together with the team
Implementation in the organization and execution
– Presenting the result and working with others in the
private Facebook group

8) GROWTH HACKING II

Session 8
Week 10, 09:00 AM CET (GMT+1) | 05:00 PM ICT (GMT+7)
– Presentations and review 3 teams (30 min)
– Growth hacking & execution 2 (60 min)
– Q+A (15 min)
– Preparation for the coming week (15 Minutes)
– Working on the topic together with the team
Implementation in the organization and execution
– Presenting the result and working with others in the
private Facebook group

9) GOING GLOBAL & BRANDING

Session 9
Week 11, 09:00 AM CET (GMT+1) | 05:00 PM ICT (GMT+7)
– Presentations and review 3 teams (30 min)
– Going global, branding, export economy (60 min)
– Q+A (15 min)
– Preparation for the coming week (15 Minutes)
– Working on the topic together with the team
Implementation in the organization and execution
– Presenting the result and working with others in the
private Facebook group

10) FUNDRAISING

Session 10
Week 12, 09:00 AM CET (GMT+1) | 05:00 PM ICT (GMT+7)
– Presentations and review 3 teams (30 min)
– Fundraising strategy (60 min)
– Q+A (15 min)
– Preparation for the coming week (15 Minutes)
– Working on the topic together with the team
Implementation in the organization and execution
– Presenting the result and working with others in the
private Facebook group

11) PREPARATION FOR DEMO DAY

Session 11
Week 13, 09:00 AM CET (GMT+1) | 05:00 PM ICT (GMT+7)
– Presentations and review multiple teams (90 min)
– Demo Day Preparation (30 Minutes)

12) DEMO DAY

Demo Day Video Conference Date TBD, 09:00 AM CET (GMT+1) | 05:00 PM ICT (GMT+7)
– Teams pitch online and in some countries locally to investors (90 min)
– Graduation speech by Society3 team members (20 min)
– Future collaboration as alumni and growth programs

Next Available Program

See the Program Schedule on the SF Accelerator website.
The SF Accelerator is a World Innovations Forum organization.

Who is it for

Entrepreneurs who have a very bold vision and past the idea stage. Now you want to set the foundation for a global business. You are looking for massive traction, conquering a large target market and seek the necessary funding.

REQUIREMENTS 

  • Your company is registered, yet less than 8 years old
  • You have a bold vision and planning to address a large, international market
  • You have a stellar founders team of min. 2 people owning more or less equal equity in the company
  • All founders are full time involved and have no other business on the side
  • You have a diverse founders composition (Business, marketing, technology)
  • You have an MVP (Minimum Viable Product) or prototype.
  • Your website is in English or has an English version in addition to a local language version
  • You are ready to gain traction in the market (You are at growth stage)
  • You are keen on raising the necessary capital for major growth

Program Details

1) Program locations
The accelerator program is available in three continents: San Francisco, CA for the Americas, Zürich, Switzerland for EMEA and Saigon, Vietnam for Asia. All programs are exclusively in English. The first week is a local bootcamp and the following weeks are performed locally at the companies location with weekly online sessions.

2) English Language
The whole program is in English. Attendees will listen, having dialogs and present in English. We do not provide any local language versions as all attendees will need to communicate globally in English during the program.

3) Participation Mandatory
Participating in each online session and working on the project work between the sessions is mandatory to complete the program. Not participating in a session cause exclusion of the program.

4) Required Tools
For the project work, attendees need Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Project work may need to be presented. Other tools include LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter.

5) Instructors
Instructors are experienced entrepreneurs or authorized instructors trained by experienced entrepreneurs.

6) Certificates
At the end of the program is a test. Attendees who successfully completed the test will receive a certificate of participation.

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