500 Startups’ is at the forefront of training the next generation of badass investors from around the world. We see it as part of our grand vision of creating vibrant startup ecosystems wherever there is talent, i.e. everywhere.
In our investor education programs, up-and-coming investors learn the 500 playbook from our partners, get to screen live startup pitches, debate deals with their peers, and practice deal-negotiation in hands-on workshops.
All of our programs emphasize real-world experiences and decision making, and help current and future investors fine-tune and apply their investment strategies.
Check out our current offering below!
A 1-week Bootcamp on How to Run your Accelerator
April 24 – April 28, 2017
Learn more about our investor training programs
VENTURE CAPITAL UNLOCKED
with 500 Startups & the Stanford Center for Professional Development
Jul 24 – Aug 4, 2017
500 Startups and UC Berkeley, in collaboration with
Startup@BerkeleyLaw and Berkeley Innovators, present
DEAL CAMP AT BERKELEY
October 17-20, 2017*
About 500 Startups
500 Startups is a seed-stage investment firm dedicated to creating investor and entrepreneur ecosystems in the highest potential geographies around the world. With over 1,600 investments in more than 50 countries, 500 Startups is currently the most active seed investor in Silicon Valley, and the world.