Women Founders Academy
Engaging women founders, growing leaders, deepening connections.
About the program
The Google for Startups Women Founders Academy program is a three-month leadership and development program for women founders, designed to develop their skills as a leader of a growing business, and deepen their connections among this powerful network. Participants will have access to four program tracks, which are divided into workshops and 1:1 coaching sessions, run by Google advisors and industry experts, to support them in solving roadblocks and taking their companies to the next level.
Women Founders Academy is designed around key themes to bring the best of Google to selected startups.
Office Hours: Individual leadership coaching and ad-hoc support
Coaching time provided by Google mentors and industry experts. Work on short-term topics or work on what you, your co-founder team, or your organization needs right now.
Facilitated peer coaching
A curated, intimate group of fellow founders meeting to learn from and support each other in a professionally facilitated setting.
Adaptive resilience program
Develop the ability to recover from adversity, adapt and thrive by building the capacity to be productive, resourceful, and creative while dealing with changing circumstances or adversity.
Make time at work
Actively and intentionally make better use of your time at work. This track helps entrepreneurs and professional teams, actively and intentionally, make better use of their time at work.
Meet the founders
Eleven women-founded startups from Spain and Portugal.
Abtrace is a healthtech startup using machine learning to transform how chronic and long-term health conditions are detected, monitored and treated.
We help organizations and their employees make Sustainability and ESG criteria part of the daily life.
Bounsel is a legal tech startup that makes legal teams have superpowers. With our intelligent and collaborative end-to-end contract automation platform powered by AI, users can create and review error-free documents, get approvals faster or manage contracts with no stress.
We believe that businesses should make a commitment to future generations and fight a global issue. Ours is climate change, wildfires and all. We do this from space.
The housekeeping platform for short-term rentals.
EMOTAI boosts productivity in the workplace using neurotechnology. We leverage our expertise in physiological signals to develop a platform that suggests and guides biofeedback exercises (like breathing and focus) based on how users are feeling. Our science backed solution helps people reach their highest potential and prevent work-related burnout.
We're a remote sensing consultant that helps agroproducers to optimize its production while reducing its costs. We're in more than 15 countries and we've grown bootstrap from 2018.
Partner in Cream
We are D2C digital skincare brand that provides a smarter experience for the consumers to find the right and most adapted skincare to them.
We help travelers plan and share trips through a suite of tools. We are a B2B2C company with a clear mission, make people travel better. Therefore we are becoming the essential toolkit for travelers and also offering the tool as a white labeled tech to destinations and hotels to reach to as many travelers as possible.
We help businesses automate their payment collection without any paperwork in a fast, safe and easy way.
We are a Parentech startup that developed a system called 'circular intelligence': through crowdsourcing intelligence and technology specialized on parents with children, we provide solutions for parents to find, book and rate child-friendly (and less friendly) places all over the city, while we generate data that can be transformed into creating smart, inclusive cities for all population, based on measuring child-friendliness in urban environments.
Co-founder at Deplace
“Being a part of the community, talking to people in the network who are so amazing and proactive in helping you is very powerful. There are lots of great ideas that come out of simple conversations. The Google for Startups Founders Academy program is like a bridge. It connected me with lots of interesting people, fellow Founders and Google mentors, creating valuable links."Learn more about Deplace