Talks & “Office Hours” with the Partners of YC in the Bluesmart HQ

It’s our pleasure to share with you that Y Combinator, the well-known investment fund and startup accelerator from the Silicon Valley, will be visiting Argentina for the first time with the intention of getting involved in the local startup scene, sharing their knowledge about how to create successful startups and to meet the the country’s entrepreneurs with the highest potential. Y Combinator has helped to setup a number of very successful companies all over the world, with their portfolio including companies such as, AirBnB, Dropbox, Stripe, and Argentina’s DemocracyOS and Bluesmart.

Y Combinator and Bluesmart share the stage

As part of their visit we have organized an event in the Bluesmart offices, where the partners of YC Kevin Hale and Kat Manalac will give talks on how to start and scale a startup based on their previous experience with hundreds of startups in the Silicon Valley. The co-founder of Bluesmart Diego Saez Gil will also give a talk about his experience in YC and the lessons learnt from creating a global startup with its base in Argentina. If you’re interested in attending the event, please apply and fill out this form:

Additionally, during the day the partners will be giving “Office Hours”, 25 minute one on one sessions with local entrepreneurs who want feedback and advice on their startups. This is a unique opportunity to receive personal advice from the Silicon Valley investors and have the potential to be chosen to participate in the Y Combinator program. If you are interested in being considered for the “Office Hours” please apply through this form:

Where: Bluesmart HQ, Honduras 5945, Palermo, Buenos Aires

When: September 22, 2016 at 6.30pm

Share it with your entrepreneurial friends. It will be a great opportunity to learn, network and grow their startups or business ideas.

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-The Bluesmart Team