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How It Works

We’ll fly winners to San Francisco for the conference, which runs from November 16–18. The package doesn’t stop at airfare: we’ll cover accommodations, conference tickets, and more.

How to Apply

Enter your email above, and you’ll be directed to fill out a few questions on our form. For questions, email implementation@ga.co. All entries must be received by Wednesday, 30 September.

What's to Win


Conference Passes

Two tickets to the Lean Startup Conference, taking place Nov 16-18 in SF. You'll get access to the 2-day Main Conference, and a full day of hands-on workshops.

Airfare & Accommodations

Round-trip airfare to San Francisco and accommodations in the city, for two.

Advice Over Breakfast

One-on-one mentoring over breakfast with Lean Startup mentors: Laura Klein, Learie Hercules, and Adam Berk.

Exclusive Meetup with VIPs

Access passes to a superfan meetup with VIPs and conference faculty members.


HD video bundles, an autographed copy of Eric Ries’ The Lean Startup, and a preorder of his upcoming The Startup Way.


It's not enough to just give it a whirl; you've got to give it a whirl with purpose and direction.

Eric Ries, author & entrepreneur


Meet Tomorrow's Thinkers

Eric Ries

Eric Ries

Author of The Lean Startup

Learie Hercules

Learie Hercules

Founder of Octavia Technologies, and Senior Director of Big Data at AT&T

Adam Berk

Adam Berk

Implementation Coach; former Director of Entrepreneurial Science at Lean Startup Machine

Laura Klein

Laura Klein

Author of UX for Lean Startups

In partnership with:

Lean Startup

Take your shot at the prize

Attend the 2015 Lean Startup Conference on us - and gain access to its innovative and influential community. Enter by Wednesday, 30 September.

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