Global Overseas Acceleration & Learning

Empowering international organizations to promote economic development through innovation, internationalization and entrepreneurship support.

Startup Internationalization and Market Access

Startups graduating from our program…

  • Hire 5 employees on average in the two subsequent years of the program
  • Have a 25% higher chance of surviving the first two year after the company has been founded
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International Accelerator

Plug and Play’s International Accelerator Program bridges the gap between countries around the world and the most important world markets. We work with international government agencies, technology incubators, and universities, to source, identify, and accelerate the most promising startups from various global ecosystems.

Attraction.

Attract the best and brightest startups from around the world to Silicon Valley.

Adaptation

Provide a soft landing for international entrepreneurs into the unique Silicon Valley ecosystem.

Acceleration

Provide the tools and environment that international startups need to get to the next level.

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Workshops

We provide world-class startup education, designed to introduce entrepreneurs to the Silicon Valley (or Asian market) ecosystem and business environment.

Topics include: funding process, pitching workshops, go-to-market strategies, startup case studies, and information on legal, tax, and accounting.

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Institutional Education

Drawing from 10+ years experience of working in close partnerships with government organizations, we are ready to share some of our learnings with those who are dedicated to promote innovation and entrepreneurship in their organization or ecosystem.

Next GOAL

1-week educational program on how to build and successfully manage innovation ecosystems

Workshops

You are planning to bring an innovation strategy to your organization, e.g. with intrapreneurship? You would like to utilize the entrepreneurial talent in your country to drive innovation and create jobs?

We offer workshops with leading domain experts to meet your needs for organizational education.

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Growing your ecosystem

Take your ecosystem or initiative to the global level

  • A branded presence at our Silicon Valley campus
  • Online channels to promote innovation-related activities and announcements.

Connect with other innovation leaders

  • Meet public institutions, NGOs, corporates, investors and startups
  • Network at our 700+ events worldwide every year

Bringing the Silicon Valley mindset to you

  • Local workshops with your community
  • Startup Bootcamps
  • Startup Selection Events with experienced Plug and Play venture associates
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Current partners

  • Advantage Austria - Plug and Play
  • ABDI
  • Korean Innovation Center - Plug and Play
  • ITRI - Plug and Play
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  • Schleswig-Holstein - Plug and Play
  • Smart ESA