Startup Weekend Bucharest

 TechHub Bucharest
District 2, 39-41 Nicolae Filipescu Bucharest Romania

 21 April 2017
From 18:30 To 21:00


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Do you want to explore and learn entrepreneurship? Join the next edition of Startup Weekend - a 54 hour event that brings together Bucharest designers, developers, entrepreneurs, and experts from all domains to do amazing things. Whether you are looking for feedback on a idea, a co-founder, specific skill sets, or a team to help you execute, Startup Weekend is the perfect environment the perfect environment to test your idea and take the first steps towards launching your own startup. RSVP here to save your front row place!

About the event

Startup Weekends are 54-hour events designed to provide superior experiential education for technical and non-technical entrepreneurs. Beginning with Friday night pitches and continuing through brainstorming, business plan development, and basic prototype creation, Startup Weekends culminate in Sunday night demos and presentations.

Participants create working startups during the event and are able to collaborate with like-minded individuals outside of their daily networks. All teams hear talks by industry leaders and receive valuable feedback from local entrepreneurs. The weekend is centered around action, innovation, and education.

Whether you are looking for feedback on a idea, a co-founder, specific skill sets, or a team to help you execute, Startup Weekends are the perfect environment in which to test your idea and take the first steps towards launching your own startup.

Event agenda

Friday April 21st

6:30 pm - Registration - Arrive at the venue and get checked in

7:00 pm - Dinner & Networking - Eat food, share ideas, practice pitches, get to know fellow participants

7:20 pm - Welcome & Speakers - Review agenda for the weekend and introduce speakers, coaches, and community leaders

7:30 pm - Pitches Start - Optionally line up to give your pitch

9:00 pm - Voting - Attendees vote for the top pitches

9:15 pm - Form Teams - Teams start forming and discussing ideas

10:00 pm - Begin Work - Start to formalize teams and take an inventory of skills. Be honest, and direct about what resources and skills are needed for the weekend. You may stay and work as late as the venue will allow

Saturday April 22nd

9:00 am - Breakfast - Arrive, simple breakfast & coffee

9:30 am - Begin Work - Teams formed and setting up workspace for the weekend

12:00 pm - Lunch

1:00 pm - Check-In - After-lunch check-in, status reports, call for help

2:00 pm - Coach Meetings - Coaches help teams one-on-one. They are here to help!

6:30 pm - Dinner

7:30 pm - Check-In - After-dinner check-in, status reports, call for help

10:00 pm - Wrap-Up - Finished for the day. You may stay and work as late as the venue will allow

Sunday April 23rd

9:00 am - Breakfast - Arrive, simple breakfast & coffee

10:00 am - Check-In - Coaches arrive. Final opportunity to ask questions

12:00 pm - Lunch

12:30 pm Coach Meetings - Coaches arrive… ASK QUESTIONS

3:00 pm - Presentation Prep & Tech Check

Final hours of work time should be focused on perfecting your presentation, tech-check for final presentations also takes place

4:00 pm - Dinner

5:00 pm - Final Presentations

7:30 pm - Judging & Awards

8:30 pm - Wrap-Up

9:00 pm - Go Home!

Registration

RSVP here to confirm your attendance to Startup Weekend Bucharest.

TechSociety by King

This event is hosted through TechSociety by King, an initiative that aims to grow the local tech community stronger by providing free event space, as well as logistical and communication support, to all people that organize free tech-related events.

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