Google for Entrepreneurs partners with ten tech hubs around North America to help local startup communities thrive. This group makes up our North American Tech Hub Network, and are technology leaders in their community and a natural home for Google communities and entrepreneurs. 

Each year, Google Demo Day brings a diverse group of startups from the US, Canada, and Mexico to Silicon Valley to showcase their technology and meet Silicon Valley investors and mentors.
 

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Meet the Featured Startups

Chiron Health

Austin, tx | Representing Capital Factory 

Chiron Health helps physician practices get fully reimbursed for secure video visits with patients.

 

Dart Music 

Nashville, Tn | Representing Nashville Entrepreneur Center

Dart Music is the first fully automated distribution platform for classical music, solving complex metadata problems for the music industry.

Knowledgehook

Waterloo, Ontario, Canada | Representing Communitech

Knowledgehook is a web platform designed by math experts that identifies student misconceptions and then recommends the best teaching practices to the instructor to teach each misconception. 

Kuona Analytics

Mexico City, Mexico | Representing Centraal

Kuona Analytics is a web platform that empowers CPG brands and grocery retailers with real time competitive intelligence to make better decisions on strategy and pricing.

Mira

Durham, NC | Representing American Underground

Mira is the crowd analytics platform that uses anonymously aggregated interests and demographic data from mobile devices to create tailored digital signage for offline retailers.

mychild

Chicago, Il | Representing 1871

mychild is a SaaS platform that helps Early Childhood Education Centers to write paperless daily reports to parents.

PACTA

Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada | Representing Notman House

PACTA turns contracts into smart contracts, enabling companies to keep track of their signed contracts on any device, across teams, departments and organizations.

Player’s Health

Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN | Representing COCO

Player’s Health is a HIPAA compliant health record for athletes that streamlines the injury reporting process in real time across all sports.

SPLT

Detroit, Michigan | Representing Grand Circus

SPLT is an enterprise-first carpooling platform that connects employees within organizations to share their commute, saving time and money.

TiZKKA

Mexico City, Mexico | Representing Centraal

TiZKKA is a fashion community where users get inspired by discovering the latest trends, share looks, and receive advice from experts in the fashion and stylist space.

VIDA

San Francisco, CA | Representing Galvanize

VIDA is a collaboration between creatives and makers to bring to market original, quality apparel and accessories - at scale. VIDA uses technology to provide a way for designers, artists and other creatives from around the world to make a viable living through their work.


Featured Judges

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steve case @stevecase

Chairman, Revolution and Case Foundation

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Frank Chen @withfries2

Partner, Andreessen Horowitz

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Bedy Yang @bedy

Managing Partner, 500 Startups


Criteria for Selected Startups

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The startups must be legally incorporated and headquartered in the United States, Canada, or Mexico.

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The startups can be from a wide range of verticals (B2B, B2C, etc.). Technology startups preferred but not required.

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The startups should be actively raising a Series A round (or roughly $1,000,000 - $4,000,000 USD).


About the Opportunity

Present

Pitch on stage to a full room of investors, VCs, and respected judges at the Google Headquarters in Mountain View.

Elevate

Opportunities to be featured in press coverage around Demo Day.

Connect

Be a part of a global network with this year’s cohort of ambitious founders.

Grow

Receive focused mentoring, feedback, and support from Googlers and Silicon Valley veterans at an exclusive series of talks and workshops.

Explore

Startups will be in Silicon Valley from May 2-5, 2016.