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June 05, 2019
June 05, 2019

June 2019 Newsletter

Dear all, In May, Vietnam hosted representatives of the International Development Innovation Alliance, an effort to advance innovation for sustainable development via collaboration with leading international organizations (World Bank, UNDP, UNICEF...
May 10, 2019
May 10, 2019

May 2019 Newsletter

500 Vietnam happy hour at Anan Saigon. Photo: VTC10 Hi all, Saigon’s rainy season has just begun, which for this writer triggers an annual contemplation on the complexities of the city and the broader nation. At the boundaries of breathless covera...
April 04, 2019
April 04, 2019

April 2019 Newsletter

Image: 500 Vietnam Manager Hau Ly in Forbes 30 Under 30 Asia 2019   Hi all, Driving Vietnam’s record-level of venture funding in 2018 as reported by Topica Founder Institute was a handful of large ($50M+) deals, e.g. ≥$100M rounds in Be and ...
March 22, 2019
March 22, 2019

5 tips for making your funding application stand out

Written by Emily King Here at 500, every time a new batch opens up we receive a flood of applications to sift through. As we review them, we often see a lot of the same common mistakes repeated over and over, so we figured it was time to give a qu...
March 14, 2019
March 14, 2019

Road to Demo Day: a founder’s perspective

Guest Post: Kela Ivonye is the CEO and co-founder of MailHaven, a smart mailbox that tracks and protects your packages.  Demo Day is an invite-only event hosted by 500 Startups for investors to get a first look at the startups from the accelerator...
March 06, 2019
March 06, 2019

5 things you’ll learn in the 500 Startups’ accelerator program

Written by Poornima Vijayashanker As a founder you might be thinking, “Is a startup accelerator program worth my time? What could I possibly learn from a startup accelerator program that I couldn’t just learn on my own?” I’d say if you have a netw...
March 06, 2019
March 06, 2019

March 2019 Newsletter

Image: Partner Binh Tran moderating a panel on how to scale a tech team, with Turing CEO Jonathan Siddharth and Meltwater CTO Aditya Jami Hi all, After the failed Trump-Kim meeting in Hanoi, people are discovering that North Korea is not quite Vie...
February 20, 2019
February 20, 2019

You have been accepted into 500 Startups. Now what?

Author – Eugene Vyborov, CTO, YayPay (A 500 Startups Batch 20 Company) Among the 180+ independent accelerators around the world, American programs hold sway and considerable appeal. Getting into a US-based accelerator is a dream for many startups,...
February 18, 2019
February 18, 2019

February 2019 Newsletter

Image: A Đông Hồ folk woodcut painting in process Hello all, We all just got back from our Lunar New Year break and are thrilled to start the Year of the Pig. According to the Chinese zodiac and Vietnamese aunties & uncles, the Pig represents ...
February 08, 2019
February 08, 2019

This pitch deck will rock your 500 Startups application

We’ve talked about how to make your application to 500’s accelerator stand out, and one of the key points we mentioned was ensuring you have a solid pitch deck. But what does a good pitch deck look like? We’ve looked at thousands throughout the ye...

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