Country: United States
Visa-free high-tech startup community on an ocean vessel 30 minutes by ferry from the Silicon Valley coast, in international waters outside US jurisdiction.
Blueseed is a startup community for 1,000 of the world’s best entrepreneurs on a cruise ship 12 miles off the coast of Silicon Valley.
This location, in international waters, will enable non-US entrepreneurs to start or scale their businesses without US work visa requirements. They can visit Silicon Valley via ferry boat or helicopter, on far-easier-to-obtain business or tourist visas.
So far, 1100+ entrepreneurs have applied. We’ve been covered by the AP, BBC, CNN, CBS, The Economist, Economic Times (India), FT, IBD, Metro (UK), Popular Science, Reuters, USA Today, etc.
The project is looking for investments of $27M to launch.
Half Moon Bay, United States
Risky Business is an early stage accelerator fund supported by 30+ of the most prominent and forward thinking business people in Transylvania, funding startups with up to €100k, plus acceleration support.
One of the Best Funded Early Stage Incubator in Central Europe
Product development fund, with go-to-market support and seed funding.