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Melbourne Accelerator Program
2017 Information Night
Make 2017 the year you channel your energy into creating something BIG.
Join us for the MAP17 Information Night to discover what's planned for the year ahead and how you can get involved, including:
- MAP17 Startup Accelerator: Accelerate your startup, get funded and be a part of an alumni and mentor network that will last you a lifetime. 10 highly coveted places available.
- Development Programs: Learn about our programs designed for earlier stage founders and startups, from ideation through to product and market validation, we have the resources and support required to get your business off the ground.
- Public Events: From our Visionary Series, to Master Classes, Open Mic Nights and general community-building events, MAP is at the centre of Melbourne's thriving startup ecosystem. Let us introduce you to fellow founders, startup enthusiasts and experts to inspire and help you along the way.
- MAP16 Alumni Journey: Allume founder and CEO Cameron Knox will share his experiences as part of the MAP16 startup accelerator, from application through to Silicon Valley and beyond.
MAP Startup Accelerator
The MAP17 Startup Accelerator will include 10 startups who will each receive $20,000 funding (no equity taken), office space, mentoring, and opportunities to pitch in Melbourne and Silicon Valley. 34 companies have graduated from the MAP Startup Accelerator since 2012 and between them have raised $27+ million in funding, created over 200 jobs and generated over $27 million in revenue. In 2015, MAP was ranked 8th globally out of 340 of the top university business accelerators by UBI Global.
Wednesday 15 March, 6.15pm
Carillo Gantner Theatre, Sidney Myer Asia Centre, 158/761 Swanston Street, The University of Melbourne.
6.15pm Arrival & Registration
6.30pm About MAP, the startup accelerator, development programs, events and how to get involved in 2017.
7.30pm Event concludes
Please Note: An audio visual recording of this event may be produced by the University of Melbourne and uploaded to the MAP YouTube page. By attending this event you consent to being photographed/filmed.
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Melbourne Accelerator Program (MAP)
MAP’s aim is to create a more entrepreneurial Australia and our mission is to launch high-growth ventures into the world. We believe that innovative, scalable businesses will play a crucial role in driving prosperity for Australia in the years to come.
Originally founded in 2012 as a startup accelerator, MAP has since evolved into a centre of entrepreneurship that supports founders at all stages of their startup journey, from ideation through to later stage startups.
MAP fosters innovation and entrepreneurship in the startup community by connecting and up-skilling thousands of entrepreneurs through its talent development and accelerator programs. MAP provides the funding, networks and expertise to accelerate the growth of world-class business, bringing leaders, University of Melbourne alumni and investors to our door.
For more information please visit our website: themap.co