Startup Weekend Riga 2015-2 – part of Global Startup Battle
GLOBAL STARTUP BATTLE
€8.99 Early Bird Ticket – Sales End Sep 20, 2015
€13.99 Standard Ticket – Sales End Oct 20, 2015
€29.99 Late Bird Ticket – Sales End Nov 20, 2015
200 Cities. Thousands of entrepreneurs. One battle. Founder teams in 200 cities are preparing for intense 54-hour Startup Weekend boot camps on the two weekends surrounding Global Entrepreneurship Week. Each team will work almost around the clock to turn promsing concepts into new startups and compete against one another in a virtual Global Startup Battle. Powered by Startup Weekend’s global facilitators and local organizers around the world, developers, marketers, product managers and startup enthusiasts gather together for 54 hours to share ideas and launch new startups. Beginning with open pitches on Friday, attendees in dozens of cities will hone in on the most promising concepts with teams focusing on customer development, idea validation and creating a viable product. By Sunday evening, teams demo their prototypes and receive valuable feedback from a panel of experts–competing for prizes that help speed them to launch.Roughly 200 cities around the world are expected to host Startup Weekend events during GEW. Winners from each local event then compete in a virtual Global Startup Battle for various prizes.
Do you want to learn about building a business? Do you have an idea you would like to test and develop?
Then join Startup Weekend Riga for a 54 hours fun startup event about idea generation, business model creation, coding, designing, and market validation.
If you have a business idea, this is your chance to go ahead with it and form an awesome team. If you are simply an entrepreneurial passionate with no idea currently, you can come and join someone else’s team. It is all about the start-up spirit!
Why should you attend?
– Expand your network
– Gain insight into competences different from your own
– Enjoy good food for a whole weekend – for next to no money
– Find out what it takes to get from idea to action to results in 54 hours
– Get advice from mentors from established businesses
– Find future partners – and with some luck – the idea you will be partners on
– Be seen by potential customers and investors
– Have great fun