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XFounders Pitch Hour
XFounders Fundraising School
Get guidance from top Web3 experts on how to fund, launch and grow a web3 start-up
PROGRAM for Web3 Startups AND SPECIALISTS SUPPORTED by Mastercard, AWS, TON, Polygon, dYdX, and many others
Get a 2 month's worth of traction, networking and fundraising equivalent to 8-10 months of startup work
XFounders Fundraising School
12
40
workshops
23
LECTURES
panel discussions
30+
SPEAKERS
200
hours of content
hours
of content
EARLY-STAGE STRUGGLES
The requirements for projects are higher than ever, and up-to-date knowledge is essential
FUNDRAISING
WEB3 MARKETING
TOKENOMICS
Unbalanced tokenomics in a Web3 project is the number 1 reason why the investor says "No"
Web2 marketing does not work for Web3 projects. loyal community around the product is the key
fundraising
legal
HR
product development
marketing community
economics and tokenomics
blockchains and protocols
fundraising
legal
HR
product development
marketing community
economics and tokenomics
blockchains and protocols
TOKENOMICS
Unbalanced tokenomics in a Web3 project is the number 1 reason why theinvestor says "no".
PAIN:
Create a stable startup tokenomics.
OBJECTIVE:
Hands-on training and live informal communication with crypto-experts, founders, tokenomists — those who have created tokenomics and business models that were defended to investors. Revision of successful and unsuccessful cases of specialists that have passed this stage.
SOLUTION:
Ready-made set of documents, tables, graphs and diagrams for your project. Understanding how to make your own token that works.
RESULT:
Figure out how to correctly calculate the tokenomics of a project, how to link it to a business model, how to make a circulation of tokens, a schedule of unlocks for investors, team and advisors. And to answer the investors’ main questions: "How will you deal with inflation?", "Why is such a share of token emission allocated to the team?" or "Why won’t your project collapse when investors sell all their tokens on the stock exchange?".
TASK:
WEB3 MARKETING
Web2 marketing does not work well for web3 projects.
PAIN:
Gather loyal community around the product.
OBJECTIVE:
In practice, under the guidance of a web3 marketing expert, create your community, customize tools, and create a content plan. Prepare the founders and project team for public and transparent building of relations between the community and the project.
SOLUTION:
Ready infrastructure and a plan to create a loyal community for the startup. Understanding of the means of communication with the audience and channels to attract early followers, saving on user involvement. Frameworks to manage feedback and turn it into product requirements.
RESULT:
Learn the difference between web2/web3 approaches in creating a marketing strategy for startups. Prepare your entry strategy. Learn how to build loyal communities around a product before it enters the market. Identify channels and type of communication with your audience. Master the tools of promotion, retention and analytics of your community.
TASK:
FUNDRAISING
Attract funding for a web3 startup.
OBJECTIVE:
Prepare high-quality materials that are needed for investors. Collect the feedback on these documents and improve the pitch. Get to know investors and get their expert opinion first-hand. Talk live to the founders from your segment who have already attracted successful investments. Prepare grant applications. Participate in the Demo Day.
SOLUTION:
Ready documents, Pitch Deck for fundraise. Communication and feedback from those who decide on investment. Warm intro to funds. List of funds, personal contacts of Partners, Analysts and Scouts. Templates and tools for Cold outreach. First commits for investments from foundations and angels.
RESULT:
Find out what sources of funding exist for a web3 project. Learn current requirements for start-ups from venture investors, foundations, angels and grant programs. Understand what are the red flags for investors in the project.
TASK:
NETWORK
EDUCATION
PRIVATE CONNECTIONS
& FOUNDERS to founders support
Web3-specific insights & best practices from industry leaders
WARM INTROS
OUR connections with investors, vcs and experts are yours
PITCH HOUR
chance to showcase a pitch to the experts & vc representatives
GET FUNDRAISING ADVANTAGE
Web3-specific insights & best practices from industry leaders
OUR connections with
investors, vcs and experts are yours
STRONGEST PROJECTS ARE WELCOMED to OUR PITCH HOUR WITH our experts and vc representatives. IT’s Your chance to get honest feedback from industry leaders, fundraise and get a free ticket to Xfounders offline bootcamp
XFOUNDERS PITCH HOUR
STARTUP JOURNEY
Go through
the educational program
Engage in the community
Become one of the top startups in the batch to participate in XF Pitch Hours
Get feedback and improve your deck and speech
Fundraise/ get accepted to an accelerator
Go through
the educational program
1
Engage in the community
2
Become one of the top startups in the batch to participate in XF Pitch Hours
3
Get feedback and improve your deck and speech
4
Fundraise/ get accepted to an accelerator
5
OVER 30 LEADING WEB3 EXPERTS WILL HELP YOU UNDERSTAND:
MODULE 1: INTRO TO WEB3
Lecture
Exploring Web3 as the next generation of the World Wide Web: blockchain technology, decentralization, cryptography, DApps
Oliver Silvey, Mastercard
Lecture
Web 3 streams through the prism of current venture capital market trends. How attractive is your product for VCs in the long term?
Danil Guydamakin, Jets Capital
Lecture
Web3 mass adoption through crypto payments and tokenization: trends and best cases
David Uhryniak, TRON
Panel discussion
What is a web3 startup? When the web3 technology is really needed and when it’s better to develop a classic web2 product
Oliver Silvey, Mastercard
Yury Shlaganov, serial founder&VC
Lecture
The advent of DAOs and how to design effective decentralised governance
Polina Ptushkina, XDAO