Saturday Nov 4th

Lean Innovation Bootcamp: A Techstars Startup Weekend (Gold Pass Holders)

*Times are subject to change as we continue to add programming

Put all that Lean Startup knowledge into practice at Startup Weekend. This is an immersive experience crafted for our conference where you’ll collaborate in teams to put the methodology directly into use to create your own lean startups, with the goal of launching an MVP in 54 hours. This weekend-long interactive program — for everyone from startup to enterprise level — offers attendees the chance to gain the full entrepreneurial experience by pitching ideas and building teams on Friday, experiencing hands-on mentorship and heads-down hacking on Saturday, and wrapping things up with investor-style presentations on Sunday.

We’ll kick the weekend off with a keynote talk from Jim Hornthal, Executive Chairman, GLIDR by Launchpad.


Saturday, Nov 4

9:00 AM Breakfast
Arrive, simple breakfast & coffee

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

10:00 AM Workshop
Taking the uncertainties out of your business / Empathy in surveys, how to talk to your customers: Zach Nies, VP of Education at Techstars

10:30 AM Coaches arrive!
Coaches help teams one-on-one. They are here to help.

12:00 PM Lunch

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

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