SUNNYVALE, Calif., Aug. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Plug and Play has announced the selection of 102 new startups into their fall 2020 batches. These startups were selected to join one of the following programs that will run through October 2020: Brand & Retail, Enterprise Tech, Food & Beverage, Media & Advertising, New Materials & Packaging, and Supply Chain. Of the 102 startups, 49 of them are internationally based and represent 13 different countries. The full list of startups is available on Plug and Play's website.
"These startups are not only innovative but also some of the strongest in their industries," mentioned Saeed Amidi, Founder and CEO of Plug and Play. "These companies will add great value to our vast network of industry leaders and we look forward to playing a part in their success."
Upon selection, these startups will have the opportunity to grow, connect, and engage with Plug and Play's global network of corporate partners, venture capitalists, and alumni. Due to the constraints of COVID-19, the programs have transitioned to a fully virtual curriculum wherein the selected companies will be connected virtually to partners in private one-on-one sessions and have the potential to be featured in webinars hosted by Plug and Play. There is no equity requirement for startups to participate.
A virtual graduation for this batch of startups will commence October 13-16th at Plug and Play's Fall Summit 2020.
About Plug and Play
Plug and Play is a global innovation platform. Headquartered in Silicon Valley, we have built accelerator programs, corporate innovation services, and an in-house VC to make technological advancement progress faster than ever before. Since inception in 2006, our programs have expanded worldwide to include a presence in over 30 locations globally, giving startups the necessary resources to succeed in Silicon Valley and beyond. With over 30,000 startups and 400 official corporate partners, we have created the ultimate startup ecosystem in many industries. Companies in our community have raised over $9 billion in funding, with successful portfolio exits including Danger, Dropbox, Lending Club, and PayPal. For more information, visit https://www.plugandplaytechcenter.com/
SOURCE Plug and Play