Blackbox Connect 23

Deadline - September 07, 2018

Blackbox is a Silicon Valley-based nonprofit working to elevate entrepreneurs across the globe.

By helping talented startup founders emerge as stronger leaders, we empower Blackboxers to redefine what’s possible for themselves, their company, their community, and the world.

Through our flagship two-week residential experience in Silicon Valley, founders from around the world:

  • build relationships with successful entrepreneurs, experienced venture capitalists, and subject matter experts
  • tap into their full potential as leaders and more deeply understand the company cultures they want to create
  • access resources to fuel their global expansion
  • emerge as drivers of growth capable of transforming startup ecosystems into hubs of innovation

We accept a maximum of 16 top founders (typically CEOs) for each cohort, with no more than 2 participants from any one country.

Location: Global

Criteria: 1. Must be the original founder or cofounder of a currently operating startup 2. Must commit to full participation in the two week residential program 3. Must have a product launched in market (some exceptions made for hardware and highly-regulated mark