FAQ

What's LaunchPad?

LaunchPad is a OneTraction disruptive market place that enable over 1 million vetted post accelerators and growth startups "Including our Portfolio's top 1%" to be discovered by top corporate clients, investors, mentors and engage in real time collaborative effort

What's Disruptive about LaunchPad?

We are next generation innovation market place and On-Demand Venture Capital knowledge sharing platform, “i.e. Doximity”. Our closed loop execution platform captures each step of Disruptive Innovation, from launching Startup to Exit, among our key differentiators are: a)-We accept Members who are Founders, Investors, Mentors and Corporate executive only, b)-Blockchain and Artificial Intelligence powered platform that benefit and protect all stakeholders, c)-You own your data, we never make money on your data or share it with 3rd party, d)-Facts based business contents with professional interaction only,

What are the key benefits for Startup?

a)-Innovation: Discover disruptive innovation available for licensing and coming from top brands globally. b)-Revenues: Discovery by Global Fortune 500 Corporate, that can lead to large purchase, investment or even early acquisition. c)-Funding: Ability for interested investors to contact you directly which shorten the cycle of funding by 90%. d)-Mentorship: Your access to vetted Mentors and subject matter expert that you can reach to explore relevant subject or dedicated collaboration. e)-Press: Featured startups will be promoted throughout the platform, which may trigger press coverage and exclusive interview from top media outlets.

What industries, Stages or Location are allowed?

Registration is open to all industries that are represented by the Global Fortune 500 companies and their employees, along emerging startups technologies in growth stage "raised or generated a combination of $1m +, as for the location we accept both US and global users as long they can communicate in English

What are the key benefits for Corporate and Investors?

a)-Deal Flow: Discover disruptive startups who are manually vetted and featured by our team, along ability to search over 1 million startups who are already vetted by top accelerators, angels group and top venture capital that feed into your investments or Go-to-Market strategic goals. b)-Interaction: You can reach individual decision makers in any capacity and communicate live via voice or video without the burden of scheduling meeting or sending unsolicited email. c)-Research: gain access to the latest emerging trend insights and thought leadership by top influencers from Silicon Valley and across the Globe. d)-Deal Maker: Blockchain and AI powered service that shorten the diligence process by 90%.

Who can join LaunchPad?

Registration is by invitation only and manually vetted, open to Startup founders "Post Accelerator with live product from revenue stage through C stage", investors, Fortune 500 corporate executive and Mentors / subject matter expert in any fields that can benefit startups innovation. Subscribe with your business or corporate email to receive an invite. Since profile are manually vetted, please complete all fields that replicate your linked profile, incomplete registration will be rejected and you must be 18 years or older!

Are there any fees?

Registration is free and provide you with basic level access, you can upgrade anytime to our premium level package “from top menu click on Upgrade”. We do not take transaction-based fees from newly registered paying members and we do not lock you in long terms subscription, you are free to renew your account or close it as you wish or upon expiration

How I get started? And access all features?

a)- Register using your Linkedin credential to Sign up. b)-Confirm your email. c)-Complete your profile accurately, including your full name, professional pictures, short bio and what are you seeking. d)-Our AI engine will vet and approve your profile and send you a confirmation email “incomplete profile will be dismissed and deleted”. e)-Our proprietary engine would match you with peers and notify both side based on your profile inputs. f)-Respond promptly and professionally to members requests. g)-Upon activation you will be able to upgrade to Premium level “simply click from top right on Upgrade” and select desired level “click on (i) button next to cart to view detailed features

What’s a difference between Startup I and Startup II premium Level?

In addition to all features included as covered within the upgrade page (i) button for each Startup level, including the ability to search and reply to GTM (CORPORATE INNOVATION GO-TO-MARKET) OFFERS, search and contact investors, mentors founders, redeem OVER $500K PARTNERS SERVICES CREDIT, Startup II include additional services such us listing your startup within STARTUP PAGE, 1 Day Workshop or webinar per month hosted online or onsite at our Stanford Research Park, San Francisco, LA or NYC Coworking space, 2 dedicated mentor for 1 call or meeting per week “up to 30mn each”, and up to three pass discounted or free to our exclusive events relevant to your startup stage or industry.

What’s a difference between Corporate I and Corporate II premium Level?

In addition to all features included as covered above and within the upgrade page (i) button for each Corporate level, including the ability to search startup within STARTUP PAGE, search GTM (CORPORATE INNOVATION GO-TO-MARKET) OFFERS, search and contact investors, mentors founders, and access to EXCLUSIVE EVENTS free or discounted, Corporate II include additional services such us (1 Day per month intro session to portfolio startups via conference or onsite at our shared space at Stanford Research Park, San Francisco, LA or NYC, gain dedicated advisor insights as 1 call or 1 meeting per week “up to 60mn each”, and up to three pass access to exclusive workshop or events, ability to post eighteen GTM Innovation requests, promote up to eighteen events, and create one online workshop group that cater to your employees, partners or clients. Additionally, we promote you throughout the platform and onsite events as a sponsor, along priority access to all feature events

What type of payments are accepted? Do you provide large members group discounts

We accepted all major credit cards, along blockchain based bitcoin as shown during the checkout process, we also accept check or wire (Contact us). We do offer large members tiered discounts as follow (10+: 20% Off, 50+ 25% Off, and 100+: 30%) must be from same organization registering using same corporate or university domain. Discount will be refunded upon each tier full payment (Contact us upon payment).

What are the Do and Don’t?

Simply conduct yourself professionally at all time like the offline world, never disparage anyone, never contact anyone more than three times, never post or share anything confidential, and help change the world positively by sharing insights that can drive disruptive innovation. Strictly business related topics are allowed, all social discussion are banned!

Who cannot join LaunchPad?

Any profession not listed above. Recruiters, sales and marketers are not allowed to join for the sole purpose to conduct unsolicited spams, unless they intend to be and qualify as Mentors “Subject Matter Expert”. Transaction based spam are strictly forbidden and will result in your account termination and banned with no further notice

I have more questions? Who do i Contact?

Register and consult the help section for detailed support, if you are premium user please contact us once you’re logged in by clicking on contact us from OneTraction.vc and start with your Launchpad member ID and level. Your request will be answered in the order received and may take few days given the high volume