Founders Bootcamp by Global Innovation Labs connects young Russian entrepreneurs with US angel investors and mentors.

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Global Innovation Labs LLC announced a new educational program for entrepreneurs – Founders BootCamp.

Global Innovation Labs LLC announced new educational program for entrepreneurs – Founders BootCamp. The program will be held at the Science Park of MSU on June 2-5, 2011 with the financial support of the Russian Venture Company. The prime goal of the program is to help young Russian entrepreneurs to turn their ideas into products. They will get a chance to receive advice and coaching from seasoned entrepreneurs from the US and Russia as well as angel investors and venture capitalists from both sides of the ocean.

“At Global Innovation Labs, we believe both USA and Russia has the talent, the role models, and the capital founders need to succeed,” said Igor Balk, Managing Partner of Global Innovation Labs LLC. “We want to provide a catalyst for the next generation of great entrepreneurs and help them take risks, think big, and succeed. We have admitted 175 people to our new program and are very exited to see them at the Founders BootCamp.”

Speakers and mentors of the Founders BootCamp include Sergey Nedoroslev, founder and chairman of the Board of Directors Kaskol Group; Roy Rodenstein, founder Hacker Angels; Alexander Galitsky, co-founder managing partner at Almaz Capital; Alexei Beltyukov, vice-president and Chief Development Officer at Skolkovo Foundation; Andrey Vvedensky, Director of Programs and Projects Department Russian Venture Company; Michelle Lampa, Manager of Business Development at the Massachusetts Office of International Trade & Investment (MOITI); Alexandra Johnson, Managing Director of DFJ VTB Aurora; Michael Tsygankov, Managing Director of the Seed Financing Fund, Microsoft Russia.

About Global Innovation Labs LLC

Global Innovation Labs is leading provider of business incubation and acceleration services with prime focus on helping US startups utilize renowned Russian R&D resources and helping Russian startups enter US market.

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