IA Selection Timeline

IA Program 2015

IA 2015

01/01/2015 - 12/31/2015

STAGE 1: CA Scout & Qualify

CA QUAL

01/01/2015 - 03/31/2015

CA QUAL

04/01/2015 - 06/12/2015

CA Scout & Qual for Oct Select

06/13/2015 - 08/28/2015

STAGE 1: IA Scout and Qualify

IA QUAL - ongoing for non CA covered countries

01/01/2015 - 12/31/2015

STAGE 2: Internal Review (IA investment committee)

Select up to 3 startups per week from CA qual pool

01/01/2015

STAGE 3: Skype Call (IA Investment Committee)

Qualify 5-7 per week for Mentor Review

Apr 1, 2015

STAGE 4: Mentor Review

Mentors pick 5-7 companies per month to attend final selection event

Apr 1, 2015

STAGE 5: FINAL SELECTION EVENT

May Selection Event (pick 2-3)

05/08/2015

July Selection Event (pick 2-3)

07/24/2015

October Selection Event (pick 2-3)

10/09/2015