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XNode Ambassador Program

Apply to the XNode ambassador program and get a chance to represent one of the top Chinese accelerators globally

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Who are we looking for?

  • Students/professionals/freelancers from top institutions in their respective countries
  • Experience in engaging with startup ecosystem, e.g. having interned/worked with startups, accelerators or VCs
  • Founding experience, e.g. having started an initiative, a startup, a meetup, etc.
  • High level of self-motivation and independence
What are the ambassadors' tasks?
  • Generate dealflow and connect with startups
    • Refer startups that want to expand to China and might be a good fit for our cross-border startup acceleration program
  • Spread awareness and network with interesting players
    • Talk about XNode with friends, startups, accelerators, investors, at events/conferences and more.
  • Strategize and develop your business skills
    • Zoom out and come up with strategies to grow XNode: Want to organize a weekly event supported by XNode? Approach top tier organizations? Open an XNode office? The sky is the limit, let’s discuss it

Advantages of being an ambassador?

  • Ability to build a personal network with top-tier institutions and people in the name of XNode - our network includes top tier institutions such as Intel, Foxconn, Tsinghua and Jiaotong University
  • Monthly update and mentoring calls with XNode employees
  • Free entry to our XNode co-working space in Jing'an, Shanghai
  • 10% commission on every startup that joins one of the XNode acceleration programs (USD 2,500 per startup on average)
  • Free yearly summit in Shanghai with strategy sessions, learning workshops and year-review (upon referring at least 1 startup successfully)

What is XNode?

We are a team of 40 team members from 12 nationalities, believing that innovation should be done differently in China. The world is not aware of this yet and that’s where we get really excited. Our programs aim at helping startup founders, corporate innovators, and explorers to figure out how they can stay ahead of everybody else. Plus we have fun in the process and learn a huge amount about what’s going in the Chinese startup ecosystem.

What we do?

Working Space

We provide startups with working space in the center of Shanghai as well as the dedicated help of an amazing acceleration team

Knowledge & Networking

We set up workshops, meetings and activities that will help startups grow and better understand China

Demoday & Graduation

Through our demo day, startups present themselves and their progress to potential investors and partners as well as join our growing community

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