Startup & Entrepreneur Program

Immerse yourself into our 4-day Startup Bootcamp in New York or virtually from your home office.
Meet our community of industry experts, mentors and VCs that will show you how you can successfully enter the U.S. market!

Now introducing STEP USA Virtual!

STEP USA Virtual, a 4-day startup program for young companies and entrepreneurs, is uniquely designed and adapted in direct response to the current needs of startups to enable companies to join and work from anywhere.


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Be prepared for inspiration, moments of success, deep learnings
and the excitement of getting to know a whole new world of opportunities!

Features

Access to Venture Capital

Pitch your company to hand-selected Venture Capital investors and business angels | Learn from VC’s about best practices and red flags when raising money

Strategy Workshops

Market entry | IP law |
Immigration landscape |
Branding |
Pitch Training | Story Telling |
Sales Training

Company Insights

Learn from successful entrepreneurs | Meet German and US founders | Experience best practices and failures

Clients & Network

Groundwork for personal network in the US | Company Introductions | Networking Events |
Insights into US customer acquisition

Vision

A first-hand take on what it might be like for you to start your business here

Market Entry Services

Legal Services | Incorporations | Market Studies | Virtual Offices | FDA agents

Registration

Upcoming STEP USA Programs:

STEP USA Virtual Program: June 28-July 1, 2021 (open to all startups)

STEP USA New York Program: Sept. 26 – Oct. 1, 2021 (Saxony startups only)

STEP USA New York Program: Nov. 7 – 11, 2021 (open to all startups)

STEP USA Virtual Program: Dec. 06 – Dec. 9, 2021 (NRW startups only)


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Facts and Figures

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STEP USA Trips
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German Startups
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U.S. Subsidiaries Founded
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Successful U.S. Investments

Next Program: STEP USA Virtual March 8 – 11, 2021

Alumni

The brands we have had the pleasure to serve
LindaBra
Labs.ai
ibi systems
Hochschule der Medien

News

NautilusLog Closes a €1 million Seed Financing Round

STEP USA alumnus company NautilusLog has closed a €1 million seed financing round and got the Lower Saxony state bank (NBank Capital) as a new investor on board. In addition to NBank Capital as the main investor, another investment company as well as business angels have participated, some of whom have excellent networks in the […]

STEP USA Alumnus Wealthpilot raises 8 mio EUR

Das in München ansässige Fintech Startup und STEP USA Alumnus Wealthpilot vermeldet gute Nachrichten. Seventure, die Altinvestoren Bayern Kapital und MIG Fonds sowie ein Konsortium von Business Angels investieren 8 Millionen Euro in wealthpilot. 3,4 Millionen Euro stammen dabeim vom neuen Investor Seventure. Das Münchner Fintech-Startup wealthpilot, das 2017 von Daniel Juppe und Stephan Schug […]

STEP USA Alumnus MyPostcard ranks 28th in the Technology Fast 50 – Germany’s fastest growing technology company.

With 267,48 percent growth, STEP USA alumnus MyPostcard ranks 28th in Deloitte’s Technology Fast 50 in 2020, making it one of the 50 fastest growing technology companies in Germany. Berlin, December 2nd, 2020 – MyPostcard receives the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 Award. Rankings are based on the percentage of sales growth over the last four financial years (2016-2019). […]

The STEP USA program has opened many doors for us!

STEP USA is a 5-day startup boot camp launched and organized by the German American Chamber of Commerce New York (GACC NY). A highly successful program, it focuses on facilitating U.S. market access for young innovative companies and takes place four times a year in New York. It also exists in a virtual format. STEP USA prides itself […]

“Change – it’s a chance, not a threat!”

STEP USA is a 5-day startup boot camp launched and organized by the German American Chamber of Commerce New York (GACC NY). A highly successful program, it focuses on facilitating U.S. market access for young innovative companies and takes place four times a year. It also exists in a virtual format. STEP USA prides itself on having created […]

STEP USA Alumnus Gridscale raises 7-digit investment

gridscale +++ Der Frankfurter Mittelstandsfinanzierer creditshelf stellt gridscale eine siebenstellige Wachstumsfinanzierung zur Verfügung. “Ziel ist es, damit einerseits das Geschäftswachstum und andererseits die technische Entwicklung voranzutreiben. So soll in Zukunft die Produktpalette sinnvoll durch neue Features und Erweiterungen ausgebaut werden”, teilt das Unternehmen mit. Das Kölner Startup, ein Anbieter für Infrastructure-as-a-Service- und Platform-as-a-Service-Lösungen, konnte im […]

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