Skip to navigationSkip to content
WILL YOU SHARE YOUR SLIDES?

Coronavirus could change how startups get funded

Y Combinator Partners Michael Seibel and Dalton Caldwell, and moderator Josh Constine speak at TechCrunch Disrupt SF 2018.
Kimberly White/Getty Images for TechCrunch
Y Combinator partners Michael Seibel and Dalton Caldwell speak at TechCrunch in 2018. Y Combinator’s online demo day is a test for startup funding.
  • Walter Frick
By Walter Frick

Membership editor

For a Silicon Valley accelerator focused on funding digital technology, Y Combinator has always been stubbornly committed to doing things in person.

Every founder admitted to the prestigious startup accelerator is required to move to Silicon Valley for the duration of a three-month program, which culminates in a “demo day” where each startup has the chance to pitch more than 1,000 investors. It’s a critical moment for the founders; for most of them, there’s no better opportunity to raise the early-stage money they need to grow their businesses.

Enrich your perspective. Embolden your work. Become a Quartz member.

Your membership supports a team of global Quartz journalists reporting on the forces shaping our world. We make sense of accelerating change and help you get ahead of it with business news for the next era, not just the next hour. Subscribe to Quartz today.

こちらは英語版への登録ページです。
Quartz Japanへの登録をご希望の方はこちらから。