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Startup Grind is the world’s largest community of startups, founders, innovators, and creators. We bring like-minded yet diverse individuals together to connect, learn, teach, help, build, and belong. We do this daily through our local events, flagship conferences, startup program, partnerships, and online media + content - collectively reaching over 4 million individuals worldwide.

Our goal is to educate, inspire, and connect entrepreneurs. Meet and learn from awesome entrepreneurs, coaches and mentors at our monthly meetups here in Lagos, Nigeria.

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Mayokun Adeoti

Director Startup Grind

Phin Mpofu (Startup Grind)

Director, Success + Community Startup Grind

Tini Mamuchashvili

Community Manager for Europe & Africa SG HQ

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About Startup Grind

This is Startup Grind. We are the world’s largest startup community.

Our Mission

To give startups everywhere the education and opportunities they need to build, grow, and scale their companies.

Our Values

We believe in making friends, not contacts. We believe in giving first, not taking. We believe in helping others before helping yourself.

Tools & Discounts for Startups

Take advantage of resources and offers provided by organizations we know and love, designed to help you navigate the startup journey.

Global Conference

Our annual flagship event in Silicon Valley brings together thousands of startup teams, investors and organizations from all over the world.

Join the Startup Membership

This membership gives you free access to networking, events, mentorship, office hours, and other exclusive opportunities curated by Startup Grind HQ.

Past events

Virtual Event (Free)

Empowering Women as Catalysts for Sustainable Development in Africa W/ Julie Obi

In-Person Conference

Global Conference 2024

In-Person Event (Free)

From Vision to Venture: Lessons in Startup Success W/ Ayobami Oyaleke(Mainstack)

Virtual Event (Free)

Road to Global Conference 2024 (Info Session)

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