Techstars Startup Weekend (previously StartupUW Startup Weekend) was a program organized by the
UW Startup Weekend
Ever wanted to build a company? Attend UW's Startup Weekend and do it in 54 hours. Whether you're interested in design, computer science, business, or anything else -- you'll want to participate in...
StartupUW Startup Weekend eventually became Techstars Startup Weekend, a global event that brings together aspiring entrepreneurs to pitch ideas, form teams, and launch startups in just 54 hours. The event provides a platform for participants to receive feedback from their peers and experienced entrepreneurs, as well as access to resources and support from the Techstars network. The weekend culminates with presentations in front of a panel of judges, who provide feedback and guidance to help teams continue to grow and develop their ideas.
Techstars Startup Weekend is a valuable opportunity for anyone interested in entrepreneurship and innovation. The program has a strong track record of success, with many teams going on to launch successful startups and secure funding from investors. The program is supported by the UW community and has a strong network of mentors and advisors who are committed to helping participants succeed. Overall, Techstars Startup Weekend is a valuable resource for aspiring entrepreneurs at UW and beyond.