Global Startup Day

San Francisco, California
Tuesday, June 17, 2014
Global Startup Day
Tuesday, June 17, 2014
9:00am - 1:00pm PT
Doors open at 9:00am, event will promptly begin at 9:30am

We are experiencing overwhelming demand for this event and registration is now closed. However, we will be livestreaming the event and you can tune in to watch on June 17 at 9:30am PT at We also encourage you to share your thoughts and follow the conversation on Twitter at #MVGSD.

If you have already registered, please make sure to arrive early.

111 Minna Gallery
111 Minna Street
San Francisco, California 94105

Join us on Tuesday, June 17th at 9am to meet 11 bright and innovative startups from top entrepreneurial ecosystems around the world. The event celebrates the success these startups have seen thus far and the market traction they are seeing as a result. Each startup is a graduate of one of Microsoft Ventures’ six global accelerator and incubation programs.

9:00am Doors Open
9:30am – 12pm Welcome
Startup Demos
Panel: Build Local, Scale Global (speakers TBD)
What’s next for Microsoft Ventures
12pm-1pm Lunch + Networking

Presenting Startups

i7 Networks are makers of innovative enterprise mobility (BYOD) security tools.

AllMoblize is the easiest way to make your website mobile. Powered by HTML5 and the cloud, businesses can quickly adapt their websites to all major mobile devices.

Applango develops solutions that help organizations understand and optimize SaaS application usage.

Buddy provides a fully hosted and managed tool-set of web services for application development, plus rich analytics about application usage.

Guardtime creates a tamper-evident audit trail for electronic data, based on keyless signature technology.

NowFloats helps Small and Medium Businesses to quickly create quality websites and update via SMS, apps or web portals.

Praxify is a cloud based Physician Practice Management Solution with an integrated EHR on iPad.

SkyGiraffe helps organizations deploy enterprise-grade apps so employees can update data in real-time on any smart device.

Testin is the first cross-platform provider of cloud based automated testing solutions, aimed at companies and app developers worldwide.   China
Von Bismark brings ecommerce to the high street, by creating the store that never runs out of inventory.

Webyclip is an e-commerce video solution that automatically matches video clips to products and embeds them to related product pages.   Israel

About Microsoft Ventures
Microsoft Ventures is a global initiative to help entrepreneurs build great companies. We work with startups at every stage of maturity to provide the tools, resources, and expertise they need to succeed. The initiative is broad-based, and includes a community program, accelerators, and a seed fund. Our approach helps startups scale their business, bring innovative services to market and reach new customers.

Our community program provides entrepreneurs with low-friction access to local mentors, tech-nology and support through Microsoft BizSpark, network partners and events that help new companies with a broad array of resources. More than 85,000 startups have benefitted from our broad support of the global startup ecosystem through BizSpark.

Microsoft Ventures Accelerators enable top entrepreneurs to launch their company through an immersive 3-6 month program. Startups accepted into the programs gain access to business mentors, technical and design experts, office space and resources to help entrepreneurs quickly scale their business. The accelerators are located in several cities around the world, including Bangalore, Beijing, Berlin, London, Paris and Tel-Aviv.

Through our global seed fund, we serve as a strategic partner and provide investments in early-stage companies. We focus on startups that align to Microsoft’s product strategy and draw on our unique experience, expertise and resources to help them reach new markets.

Visit Microsoft Ventures at to learn more about how Microsoft is helping the next generation of smart companies take flight.

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