Palo Alto Funders And Founders (PAFnF)

We connect startup founders with startup funding from angel investors, seed and venture capital. We attract the most innovative startups in both tech and non-tech industries. At our events you can demo your startup, meet investors and learn how to build startups. Our events are monthly: 1. Life 3.0 - Startups That Change The Way You Live (Demo of early-stage startups) 2. You Pitch, Angels Teach (Startups Pitch to Investors) 3. Startup School (Learn from Investors and CEOs how to build your startup) We also cover the following topics: disruptive startups, pitching your startup, investor relations, startup law, augmented reality, and mobile development. Take a look at our community here, and join us to build successful start-ups.

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Past events

  • International Founders and Startup Immigration

    Thu, 18 Oct 2012, 02:00 - 05:00 in Palo Alto, United States

    A lot of our founders are coming from other countries to build startups in the Silicon Valley. With Startup Visa in the works, it is still tricky to settle into the Silicon Valley as an international founder.We are organizing a lawyer-investor panel that will explain how to get visas and organize your startup in the U.S.The tentative date is the 3rd week of October - but it would help us set the date quicker if you RSVP as soon as possible.Looking forward to seeing you.

  • Mobile Startup-a-Thon: 12 Hours Later You've Built an App

    Sat, 19 May 2012, 17:00 - 19:00 in Palo Alto, United States

    You can also RSVP at mobile-do-a-thon.eventbrite.comThe Do-a-Thon is an all-day (Saturday) mentored event where it's all action, no more talk. iPhone and Android experts will teach you to build an app. You will start building right there.Here is how the day is going to go:Schedule: *9:00 am Registration *10:00 am Team Building *10:30 Pros of Mobile will teach you 1. Rapid Prototyping 2. Building your MVP (minimum viable product) 3.

  • Cofounder Match-up

    Wed, 7 Mar 2012, 03:00 - 05:00 in Palo Alto, United States

    You can also RSVP at eventbrite: or pay at the door.Looking for your Co-Founder?We will match you up with the best possible co-founder through our lean startup team-building methodology. You will test-drive what it is like to be a co-founder with your match and get the opportunity to set and achieve a startup goal with them in one evening. This is the time to put your start-up ingear with the right people on your team.

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