Immerse your startup in miami’s tech scene

Maximize your chances of success in the US market by learning how 
to pitch to US investors and close your first sales. Take advantage of our exclusive access to Miami's tech ecosystem through key connections and networking opportunities.
Hybrid (Virtual June 3rd & in Miami June 23th to 28th)
$3,000
or 2 payments of $1,500
APPLY HERE
*Terms & Conditions Apply
CONNECTIONS
THAT MAKE A
DIFFERENCE

Be part of a select group of startups for our Miami Immersion Program

Leverage Miami's thriving startup community by maximizing connections with potential buyers and/or investors whilst acquiring US startup knowledge. You'll benefit from virtual learning, mentoring and an on-site immersion week in Miami to learn how to raise capital and sell in the US. Unlike other programs, apply your new skills in a real-world setting!
Online + On-site
4 weeks of online training + 5 days in Miami
Flexible Learning
Focus only on what you want to learn
Group Workshops
Perfect your skills with +15 virtual pre-immersion training sessions
1:1 Mentoring
Meet 1:1 with industry experts 
based on your needs.
THE PROGRAM
IN REVIEW

Our previous Miami Immersion program

Who is it for?

The Miami Immersion Program was created for busy, early-stage startups who haven't been able to get customers or investment in the US yet.
  • Tech startups beyond the ideation stage
  • Any sector, any country
  • You or someone in your team is proficient in English
  • Must possess a valid visa to enter the United States
  • Startups with innovative products, services or 
business models may be preferred for the program

An open space for tomorrow's  innovators!

Mana Tech acquired 80+ properties to transform the Flagler District of Downtown Miami into a hub of the most forward thinking and diverse entrepreneurial minds from around the world. Participants will be given FREE access to Mana Tech's vibrant entrepreneurship hub with flexible coworking offices to work and hold any meetings.
Check it out now!

Get immersed in the Miami experience

WHY
MIAMI?
WHY 

MIAMI?
Learn how Miami is becoming the next tech hub in the US, and the ideal landing spot for international companies.
Networking
opportunities
Meet with prospective investors, customers, partners and industry experts during immersion week.
How to sell &
raise in the US
Adapt your sales pipeline to effectively target US buyer personas and/or work on 
your investor pitch.
Wow!
Statement
Work on your self presentation (Wow! Statement) and speed pitches alongside industry experts.
demo
day
Present a sales or investor pitch in a “Demo Day” format to local Miami experts and receive feedback on how to improve further.
1:1
Pitch Feedback
Learn the “nuts and bolts” of presenting your startups effectively to US customers, partners and investors.
STORIES OF
FOUNDERS
Ilona Polit

it could be you saying this

NICO ROJAS

Founder & CEO of Dapta

RUY FORTINI

Co-Founder & CEO of Doare

meet your hosts

INES LUCENA

Community Builder
at Mana Common

Supporting startups and creating relevant connections in Miami's startup scene.
MOISHE MANA

Founder & Chairman
at Mana Common

With a proven track record of revitalizing urban areas such as the.
MARIANO AMARTINO

Americas Managing Director
at Microsoft for Startups

Mariano runs the startups programs and engagements with investors, entrepreneurs and.

meet some of your speakers

Valerie
DEROME
Global People Executive -Mentor and Coach to Start-up CEOs
HANOI
MORILLO
CEO & Co-Founder of Fivvy - Top 50 Influential Women in Miami 2023
JEFF
SNIDER
Serial Entrepreneur -Strategic Program Development / Lean Market Entry Programs at Mana Tech
MATT 

HAGGMAN
Executive Vice President, The Beacon Council, Opportunity Miami
MELISSA
MEDINA
CEO & President Emerge Americas - Partner Medina Ventures
ARIANA
PAREJA
President, Co-Founder at Pareja Family Foundation
- Serial entrepreneur and Mentor
BO
MEGGINSON
Managing Partner at Gold Coast Angel Investors
JORDAN
BUTLER
Co-founder and CEO
at Cleanlight
Alex
ROBBIO
Founder and Serial Entrepreneur
-Endeavor Entrepreneur-
Mentor and Investor
OUR
TEAM

The team behind the scenes

Mana Tech offers comprehensive solutions for international companies aiming for US market success. Combining Mana Tech's collaborative tech community approach and US market navigation expertise, we help startups avoid common pitfalls and launch in the US.

our amazing partners

MAIN PARTNERS

MEDIA & COMMUNITY PARTNERS

frequently asked questions

Do you have a selection criteria?
This program is limited to 16 tech startups from all over the world. We are looking for companies that are led by entrepreneurs from who are in the tech industry. From there, we look at the team, product readiness, traction, idea and how soon you are willing to relocate to the US. We are interested in inspiring people who have an open mind and are ready to approach the new market with a beginners mentality.
Can more than one of my team members attend?
Yes, more than one are welcome to attend per company. However, the cost of the program only includes the accommodation in a shared room and a flight voucher for 1 person.
Are flights and hotel stay included too?
Acommodation not included. Flights are not included, however there is 1 x US$300 voucher available to each company.
Do I need to speak English?
As the program will be taught in English, we recommend that at least one of the team members has a strong understanding of English.
Where does the program take place?
The Pre-Immersion stage is 100% online and runs for four weeks. There will be +15 virtual pre-immersion training sessions conducted in a group cohort via Zoom. The Immersion Week takes place in Miami, Florida.
What is the schedule of the program?
The program begins with Kick Off Week (TBC), followed by two Virtual Weeks (TBC), concluding with Miami Immersion (TBC).
Should I apply again if I am rejected?
Yes, definitely! There is no downside to applying more than once. The startup world is lucid and ever changing and appreciate this happens to your business. We welcome you to reapply to the program.

Miami Awaits

Don't miss out on this chance to take your business to the next level and make valuable connections in the US market.

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