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Atlanta, USA

The Advanced Technology Development Center (ATDC) is a startup accelerator that helps technology entrepreneurs in Georgia launch and build successful companies. Headquartered in Atlanta’s Technology Square, ATDC serves as the hub for technology entrepreneurship in Georgia. ATDC was named one of the “10 technology incubators that are changing the world” by Forbes Magazine in 2010.


ATDC provides business incubation and acceleration services to hundreds of startups through coaching, connecting and community. Membership is open to all technology startup companies in Georgia, from those at the earliest conception stage to revenue generating, venture-fundable companies.

Experience and Distinctions

Founded in 1980, ATDC has graduated more than 140 companies, which together have raised over a billion dollars in outside financing and created approximately 5000 technology jobs in Georgia.

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Tue Dec 9 2014 at 01:30 pm EST
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Tuesday Nov 6, 2012
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Technology > Education
Recorded: Dec 09, 2014 at 01:30 pm EST
Most startups fail. This 2 hour class is a concentrated overview of the Customer Development Process and the Business Model Canvas as tools to help founders and technologists of concept - stage startups in order to reduce the risk of failure. Topics: · What is Customer Discovery & Why do we do it? ·The Business Model Canvas · Crafting a good Hypothesis and Tests · Minimal Viable Product
Technology > Education
Recorded: Sep 03, 2014 at 01:30 pm EST
Join Blake Patton to learn first hand what Atlanta's top investor is looking for in a pitch
Technology > Education
Ended: Jul 09, 2014 at 01:30 pm EST
So you're done customer discovery, you've validated your business model. Now it's time to kick it into gear an get your name out there. Create a foundation for your online presence. this is a hands-on class with laptops open and the Wi-fi blazing. We will actually update or create profiles for you and your startup. You will need your current head shot or photo, as a .jpg