PROPEL

An Advance Innovation Program providing Australian entrepreneurs with the resources, expertise and international connectedness they need to build large, globally significant and sustainable companies.

Our focus is to enable you to learn from Silicon Valley's mindset and culture, and most importantly provide you with direct access to tier one US Venture Capitalists for potential fund raising.   

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STEP ONE

US WORKSHOP

Qualifying startups will be invited to participate in a three day workshop in LA, followed by an Innovation Tour of Silicon Valley.

Hands-on page-by-page review and edit of your investor deck.

One full day of US-style pitch practice, both elevator and investor pitch.

Expert session on what makes a great product demonstration followed by a product demo and review.

29th April - 3 May 2019
 

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STEP TWO

US TOUR

Following the three day Workshop, the Tour begins with an additional two days in LA, and then five days in San Francisco and Silicon Valley. Our focus is:

Establishing your business for and in the US.

Legal structure / Immigration law

Developing a winning value proposition and pitch.

Small market verses large market selling: who, what and how.

Building a valuable network and mentors.

Developing a structured path to fundraising and investor readiness.

6 May - 10 May 2019

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STEP THREE

RETURN TO AUSTRALIA

Australian-based workshop for Propel participants to:

Connect with Advance’s network of advisors in Australia to continue on your path to growth.

Meet with potential Australian based investors and corporates.

Share your knowledge with other Australian based entrepreneurs.

Propel helps build the best Australian companies possible, companies that are better connected, think bigger, and can grow faster.

July 2019

PARTICIPATION FEE

AUD$10,000 + GST per company | Maximum of 2 people per company | Fee excludes airfares and accommodation