“We must develop a comprehensive and globally shared view of how technology is affecting our lives and reshaping our economic, social, cultural, and human environments. There has never been a time of greater promise, or greater peril.” -Klaus Schwab.

We Want to Accelerate the Development of Ecosystems Through Internationalization

INDUSTRY 4.0

STARTUPS & SCALEUPS

EDUCATION

We are an international accelerator based in Chicago, USA, inspired by the global initiative of the Startup Genome. We focus on accelerating the development of worldwide entrepreneurship and innovation ecosystems by acting on 3 major pillars:

Our Differentiation

We treat our foreign entrepreneurs as elite athletes. By removing all the friction points from the internationalization process, they can live up to their full potential and level up to their competition.

In the U.S., Our Accelerator Is Based In Chicago, The Best Landing City!

  • Lower cost of living compared to SF, NY, Boston, and Miami;
  • The highest venture capital returns of any startup hub in the U.S;
  • Highest concentration of Female Founders in the world (34%);
  • $5.9B in funding in 2017;

New American Home – Incubators in Chicago

Our Home And The Future Home Of Incoming Startups And Scaleups To The U.S.

The startups participating in our program will stay in one of these incubators in Chicago, the most important ones in the Midwest. We aggregate and have access to their robust expertise and network. In addition, we can also help their startups and accelerator programs internationalize within our network and support, globally.

1871

Tech

Matter

Bio + Health Tech

Bosch Chicago Connectory

IoT + Industry 4.0

Motorola mHub

Industry 4.0

With A Roadshow Through 5 Major Ecosystems

SXSW

Austin, TX

TechCrunch Disrupt

San Francisco, CA

Toronto, Canada

New York, NY

Boston, MA

Interested in knowing more? Learn more on our Intl. Accelerator page.

Startups | Scaleups

Thinking Of Going Global?

meet our intl. network

Meet Our Guiding Force – Our Board of Advisors

“As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.”

-John F. Kennedy

Core Board

Alexandre Mosquim
Alexandre Mosquim
Industry 4.0 | OI
Fabio Makita
Fabio Makita
Industry 4.0 | OI
Daniel Lange
Daniel Lange
Industry 4.0 | OI
Daniel Plotrino
Daniel Plotrino
Industry 4.0 | IoT
Jeff Anderson
Jeff Anderson
Industry 4.0 | AgTech
Marcus Maida
Marcus Maida
Compliance | Int. Property
Nathan Trujilo
Nathan Trujilo
Compliance | Int. Property
Daniel Ibri
Daniel Ibri
M&A | Venture
Semi Kim
Semi Kim
M&A | Venture
Rodrigo Reis
Rodrigo Reis
M&A | Venture
Estefano Flenik
Estefano Flenik
M&A | Venture

Supporting Board

Pedro Vieira, MD
Pedro Vieira, MD
M.D. | Health & Biotechs
Moacir Oliveira
Moacir Oliveira
Academic | OI
Suzana Mosquim
Suzana Mosquim
Nonprofit | HealthTech

You’ve already made it to the U.S., that’s great! How can we help?

Getting to the U.S. is easy, staying and “making it,” it’s the tricky part! We’re here to help, whether it’s market penetration, investment, or something else. Don’t be shy, just give us a holla!

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