Why you should join Startup Weekend Singapore 2012
Who AreWe?The NOC Alumni is founded in 2003 and has a huge network of entrepreneursthat lives in major entrepreneurship hubs in the World. NOC is a year-longprogramme where students immerse themselves in leading entrepreneurshipand academic hubs, such as Silicon Valley, Stockholm, Beijing, Shanghai andmany others. Members of the NOC Alumni have since then made tremendousimpact on the local entrepreneurship scene, creating numerous startups thatare fast growing and highly scalable. We are also committed to developingentrepreneurship in Singapore, and have organized many nationwide eventsthat promote entrepreneurship.
Startup Weekend is an event where anyone is welcome to pitch their startup ideaand receive feedback from their peers. Teams organically form around the top ideas(as determined by popular vote) and then it’s a 54 hour frenzy of business modelcreation, coding, designing, and market validation. The weekends culminate withpresentations in front of local entrepreneurial leaders with another opportunity forcritical feedback. The objective is to launch their startup over the weekend.
MissionStartup Weekend is a global grassroots movement of active andempowered entrepreneurs who are learning the basics of foundingstartups and launching successful ventures. The non-profitorganization is headquartered out of Seattle, Washington butStartup Weekend organizers and facilitators can be found in over150 cities around the world, where they gather for weekend longworkshops to pitch ideas, form teams, and start companies.
Date: 16-18 Mar 2012 Event Venue: NUS Multi-purpose Sports Hall Expected number of participants: Date DetailsFriday 9 March Time 6:00 pm 150 Programme Start of event Expected number of startups: 30 Registration Dinner Networking 8:00 pm Introduction by Organizing Committee Word from Sponsors Briefing by Mentor & Ice breakers 9:00 pm Break-off for informal pitching 9:30 pm Formal Pitching in front of everyone 11:00 pm Voting & Team formation 12:00 pm Team task allocation Drink lots of coffee & work through the night…. Saturday 10 8:00 am Breakfast cum briefing on Customer Development Model by mentor March 10:00 am Participants encouraged to get out of the building to do customer development 12:00 pm Lunch 1:00 pm More Coffee & Coding 7:00 pm Dinner Break for a lecture by mentor / sharing session by entrepreneurs 9:00 pm More Coffee & Coding Sunday 11 8:00 am Breakfast March 9:00 am Inspiring talk by mentor 9:30 am More Coffee & Coding 12:00 pm Lunch 1:00pm More coffee and coding 6:00 pm Dinner 7:00 pm Final Pitches & Presentations 9:00 pm Judges decide on prizes 9:30 pm Prize presentation Closing words from Mentors, organizers & Sponsors
Mentors & JudgesSimone Brunozzi Ash Singh Jeffrey PaineAmazon Web Steven Goh Poh-Kam Wong Creator of Angels Founder Institute mig33 Game Venture PteServices Singapore Gate Singapore Ltd Wong Hong Ting Meng Weng Wong Vincent Lauria Zi Yong Chua Goh Yiping 2359 Media JFDI.Asia SiliconValley Stream Media All Deals Asia NewTech Meetup
PrizesTo date, the Founder Institute has Singapore largest conference & launchpad.graduated over 400 companies in Key Investors, media and speakers.20 cities worldwide (world largest) Satellite events in Hongkong, Manilla, Singapore, Jakarta 360 Digital Platform Prime time on Channelnewsasia Serious Investment opportunitiesFree Incubation Space Free Incubation SpaceAccess to strategic partners and mentors Access to strategic partners and mentors
singapore.startupweekend.org swsg2012.com Price: $45 Student PriceYour cost of ticket covers: $50 Amazon Web Services credits 7 Meals Pitching & Business development workshop conducted by Simone on the 28th of February with food included. Talks from successful entrepreneurs & VCs during the weekend Chance to win attractive prizes
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