Welcome to the home of our STEP NYC program, the one-week US market expansion program for German startups organized by the German American Chamber of Commerce New York (GACCNY).  We have supported over 200 German startups that have gone on to do great thing in the US market and we are are excited to be the biggest pipeline for German startups into the US with our partner, the GACCNY. Following is an overview of the STEP NYC program and the innovative companies that have participated.

VentureOut Explore One-Week Market Exploration Programs

Meet decision makers in NYC

Meet 20 thought leaders, decision makers and investors in NYC in 3 days. Whether innovation officers at top corporates, the most active venture investors or CEOs of the most innovative startups, this program will super charge your network in NYC.

Meet influential investors

Meet over a dozen tier-1 venture capitalists and angel investors.Through VC office visits, one-to-one meetings and our pitch events, you will have the opportunity to learn from and pitch some of the world's leading tech investors.

Develop your advisor and mentor network

Through one-to-one mentoring and advisory sessions with serial entrepreneurs, investors and industry thought leaders, you will have an opportunity to gain insights and feedback to enable a transformation in your strategy, pitch and message. Build an actionable network of mentors and advisors that you can leverage for years to come.

Accelerate your sales and marketing machine

For those of us that have not been a VP of Sales or Marketing, we are currently running the largest company we have ever run. The knowledge required to build scalable and replicable sales and marketing operations is something we need to learn: what are the right roles to hire for, processes that allow scalable repetition, tools to support these efforts? Come join us and learn!

Germany Partner

VentureOut has partnered with the German American Chamber of Commerce since 2014. This is our longest standing partnership and we have supported over 250 German startups (representing over 350 founders). Click below to learn more about the GACCNY!


Germany Alumni

VentureOut has featured some of the most innovative technology companies in Germany. Learn about all of the incredible companies that came through our German programs below.


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Past Programs