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Startup Program
Summer School

August 1st - 24th, 2018

Don't miss our Early Bird offer by January 31st!

INTENSIVE LEARNING

64 hours in 4 weeks + individual coaching

Get Ready for a journey of innovation, abundance, and self-discovery!

You’ll receive a comprehensive pre-arrival package full of valuable resources and great gifts, compliments of our partners. This superb pack will inspire confidence in preparing for your magnificent experience with M Accelerator in LA. We want you to start receiving the support you need to grow and develop as soon your session’s confirmed.

Your pre-arrival package aims to make your experience as smooth as possible before you embark on your entrepreneurial journey. Some of the resources included will serve you throughout the program — others, you can start using right away, like Netflix membership and much more. Contact US for more pre-arrival info.

We’ll invite you to attend our webminars where you’ll be introduced to our team in Los Angeles. You’ll learn about getting around in LA, accommodation options, the best local amenities and attractions, culture, and entertainment. Your experience starts here!

If you’d benefit from English language skills training, your English course starts at home.

Our introductory session is all about welcoming participants to the LA Startup Community. M Accelerator’s program orientation is designed to guide and support new students by answering all their program-related questions —  as well as helping students settle into life in Los Angeles.

This welcome session provides an opportunity to meet peers and teachers. You’ll get an overview on classes, services, policies, and benefits offered throughout the entire program —  to help you make the most of your 4-week accelerator experience.

Students who need to improve their knowledge of English will enroll in one of the English classes, based on their level of proficiency. The program has 12 lessons organized into weekly modules: Conversation and Pronunciation, Conversation and Pronunciation, Writing.

The English course begins at your home! As soon as you confirm your participation you receive a package with useful tools to start improving your English Language. As soon you book the program we will offer you two months membership with Netlix to start watching tv series and movies in English.

The Entrepreneur Series offers a tremendous opportunity to discover the secrets of successful entrepreneurs — those who are changing our world. From tech entrepreneurs to manufacturing entrepreneurs, our speakers share valuable leadership insights with students. They reveal the workings of how they build companies, inspire teams, envision change, and overcome tough challenges. The Entrepreneur Series by M Accelerator follows a Q&A format with actionable advice on your startup idea or business model.

The key to reducing risks and increasing your opportunities for business success, is to develop a business model that delivers unique value.

This topic teaches participants how to develop a business model with a strategy that supports measurable growth, even in intensely competitive industries. Topics include competitive analysis, creating and defining a unique selling proposition (USP), identifying ideal customers, and honing a strategy. Real-world situations are used, and students are shown examples of application.

The Digital Marketing Course teaches the techniques, tools, and practical steps for identifying keywords, and integrating social media within business marketing plans. Lessons demonstrate how efficient marketing strategies can be executed using AdWords and Facebook.

A series of case studies is presented detailing effective, profitable advertising campaigns to walk students through “tried and tested” success methods.

A great idea is only as good as the way it’s communicated. Thousands of startups in LA attract investment opportunities by presenting a winning pitch. Knowing the right way to pitch   investors can mean the difference between the success or failure of your business. This workshop teaches students how to take a startup or startup idea to the next level. Taught by a national pitch competition winner, it provides practical and valuable information any entrepreneur can use to create an effective pitch for business investors.    

This quick and intensive workshop shows you how to build presentations that really engage. Powerful ways of integrating Storytelling and Graphic Design are applied during this course to help you design compelling presentations for your startup.

Students are given stunning examples, layouts, templates, and design ideas for their presentations.

In this workshop students learn how to develop visually pleasing websites with a focus on design considerations that emphasize the user experience. Students setup simple but effective landing pages used for testing a business or product idea. During this course, you’ll create the first version of a landing page for your project using WordPress CMS.

Topics include: themes research and installation, layout customization, plugins, A/B testing, calls to action, and search engine optimization for WordPress.

This class is a combination of practical workshops, and presentations of case studies from different fields. Through a series of real projects from different industry sectors—the goal is to understand multiple factors that influence transformation of an idea into a physical or digital project. Case studies include real ideas that became successful products or services, and others that failed. You’ll explore their differences as well as their paths to success or failure.

Topics include:

  • Minimum Viable Product (MVP)
  • Planning, & Scheduling
  • User Personas for your MVP
  • Product Market Fit
  • Mockups
  • Productivity tools

This interactive course stimulates students to brainstorm common mistakes, as well as how to find tech co-founders.

FAQ

The course takes place from 1 to 24 August 2018

Full immersion Program in our Co-Working space. Lessons and workshops will be held 4 days a week from 10 am to 1 pm.
Project Work, lab hours, other workshops and mentoring in the afternoon. Participants can use the co-working spaces to study and prepare the projects from 10 am to 5 pm.

Early Bird offer:

  • Universal Studios entrance ($ 100)
  • Lyft or UBER Gift Card
  • Subscription to Netflix for two months before departure
  • 1 week Surf lesson during the weekend in Santa Monica Beach

The course costs 5,000 Euros (for EU participants)

The offer includes:

  • Pre-arrival support
  • 4 weeks of Startup School
  • Accommodation in a double room
  • Health insurance
  • Entrance for business networking events
  • Air travel NOT included
  • 1/3 upon confirmation of the booking after having successfully passed the selection interview
  • The remaining 2/3 by June 21st
  •  Payments must be made by bank transfer or other online payment methods that will be suggested
Participants in our course do not need to have an idea before starting.
During the program we will create teams. What we require is that the participants want to develop a project and work on it for the duration of the course.

Course outcomes:

  • Structuring a business plan starting from an idea
  • Effective Pitch
  • In the midst of so much chaos, really understand what are the requirements sought by investors
  • Create and manage a website with wordpress
  • Improve the knowledge of the English language (for ESL)
  • Social and cultural enrichment in an international environment
  • Get noticed in an international environment
  • The ability to find financing
  • The ability to work in a team
  • The ability to develop a professional network outside and inside the course
  • The entrepreneurial mindset

Concretely, what practical skills are acquired with this course?

  • Make a business plan
  • Create a website with Wordpress
  • Create a power point presentation
  • Improve presentation techniques
  • Structuring a pitch

MEDIARS, llc is part of some networks that allow the financing of the course through public tenders. Contact to us to read more apply@maccelerator.la

With over 10 years experience in organizing international exchange programs, many of our participants come to the US for the first time. Before departure, you can take part in a series of meetings and webinars to prepare yourself for the experience. We will also send you our Guide to Departure.

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