Join our 500 Startups NYC tour! We’re back on the road and want to meet YOU. Come meet members from our investment team and learn more about building your startup. We want to meet some of the world’s most promising startups. Our evening meetups are free to attend and will be followed by a relaxed evening of drinks and mingling. Learn more about 500’s seed fund and accelerator. Have questions? Get answers here.

Can’t join the tour? Learn more about 500’s accelerator program and apply online.

Attendees will:

> Meet 500: Who’s behind 500? You’ll find out. In return we’ll want to meet you, learn more about what you’re working on, and help you out. We think it’s a good deal.

> Ask 500: Chat with the 500 team and its founders to find out how they select who to invest in, and what it’s like to join the 500 family. This will come in handy if you end up joining us!

> Network 500: We’ll be bringing together other great founders and investors from your area, so this will be the perfect time to network and buddy up.


Evening Events:
> July 6th: Women Founder’s Panel: RSVP
> July 7th: Meet the 500 Family: RSVP
> July 8th: Get a Taste of the 500 Accelerator Program: RSVP
> July 9th: Fundraising in NYC: RSVP

Meet Our Team

Tanya Soman – Principal

Poornima Vijayashanker – Venture Partner











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