BUILDUP mentors, educates and connects
underrepresented entrepreneurs in technology.

Events & Workshops

BUILDUP EVENTS are periodic networking events held across the globe. BUILDUP Technical Workshops are designed to educate and prepare individuals from underrepresented groups for career paths in technology. Our goal is to assist in providing valuable information to first time and experienced entrepreneurs along with providing resources to scale. BUILDUP will feature successful founders, designers, investors and thought leaders.


The BUILDUP community includes successful startup founders, industry experts, developers, designers and thought leaders to connect with entrepreneurs in the BUILDUP network.




BUILDUP Pre-Accelerator (“BUILDUP”) is an intensive two week program designed to prepare seed-stage startups to seek further funding from investors and/or launch for customer growth. BUILDUP will look for startups that possess strong potential in all four key areas: Global Impact, Innovation, Design, and Growth.

Global Partners

accelerate with google
Gunderson Dettmer



BUILDUP CONNECT is a network of over 4,000 diverse builders, entrepreneurs, designers and developers.


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