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GoUSA 2024 – Startup Landing Zone

31.05.2024 - 30.11.2024

The GoUSA program for Austrian Startups is entering its third round!

The successor of the GoSiliconValley initiative is being expanded to new locations across the US offering a much more individualized and focused program. Depending on your industry and specific needs you can choose to participate in :

  • Boston | for medtech, digital health and life science focused startups (will take place in November 2024)
  • San Francisco | for software, ai and web3 startups  (will take place in October 2024)
  • Atlanta | for mobility, automotive and logistic focused startups (will take place from mid-September to mid-October 2024)

[Dates to be confirmed].

Please find more information about the program and the conditions of participation (Teilnahmebedingungen) here:

The application deadline is May 31st 2024 (LAST CALL!).

Cost of participation for WKO-members: EUR 1.400 | covers co-working space, programming and mentoring (Cancellations after June 15th will be charged EUR 1,000)

After a pre-selection through the GoUSA jury the top 30 applicants will be invited to take part at

  • an exclusive pitching workshop and will be asked
  • for their final pitches in front of the jury (virtual) by June 2024

The jury will decide after the final pitches who will be invited to participate in the GoUSA Initiative 2024. 

After being selected, the 20 GoUSA startups will participate in a Departure Worskshop before heading to the United States in Fall 2024.  

Note: At least one co-founder is expected in every part of the program!

For questions and further information please contact:

AußenwirtschaftsCenter San Francisco
Mag. Daniel Zawarczynski
+1 415 690 6220

AußenwirtschaftsCenter New York
Victoria Liedl, MA
+1 212 42 15 250