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Techstars Demo Day Chicago 2014

NOTE: If you want to see the pitches from Demo Day live, you have one more chance.  Tuesday September 9th at 6:00pm we will be holding Community Demo Day at the Northwestern Law School Auditorium.  There are still tickets available, but you should register quickly!!  -> Community Demo Day Registration Here…

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Demo Day 2013 – Just in case you missed it…

The Techstars Chicago 2013 class is officially finished! We celebrated this year’s class with our Demo Day event, which brought in more than 500 investors, mentors and entrepreneurs.  The energy in the room was vibrant, exemplifying the growing entrepreneurial community in Chicago. Some say it was our best event yet.…

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Meet the Associates for the Summer 2013

It is not always obvious just how much work goes into putting on a three month program like TechStars Chicago.  We started ramping up in January getting ready for applications to open February 1st and will finally slow down a bit around Thanksgiving.  A program like this could never come…

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Open House for TechStars-Chicago applicants

The final deadline for applications is midnight EST on March 15th and there are a lot of people with a ton of questions.  If you have already applied or are thinking about applying, come by on Thursday, March 7th for an open house.  Come see the space, talk to the…

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Women Entrepreneurs – come learn about TechStars-Chicago!

Excelerate Labs (now TechStars Chicago) is  looking for the best digital startups out there, and to find the best we need to encourage a broad range of applicants across gender, age, ethnicity and nationality. In our first three years as Excelerate Labs, 30% of our CEOs were women. We are…

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