Bergen Startup Weekend (Nov 2016)

Nov 18 '16 6:00pm - Nov 20 '16 8:00pm @ Thormøhlens gate 51, Bergen
Techstars Startup Weekend Teams
Finding a friend & finding a home
Safety / Silv assistance / Get Help
A platform to match entrepreneurs, team members and investors
Retired people sharing household with younger generation.
Marketplace for swapping clothes
Schedule
Friday Nov 18th
6:00 pm
Registration
Arrive at the venue and get checked in
6:30 pm
Dinner & Networking
Eat food (Indian chickpea curry w rice), share ideas, practice pitches, get to know fellow participants
7:00 pm
Welcome & Speakers
Review agenda for the weekend and introduce speakers, coaches, and community leaders
7:15 pm
Pitches Start
Line up to pitch an idea, or look out for your favorite ones
9:00 pm
Voting
Attendees vote for their favorite pitches
9:15 pm
Form Teams
Teams start forming and discussing ideas
10:00 pm
Begin Work
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 you want.
Saturday Nov 19th
9:00 am
Breakfast
Arrive, simple breakfast & coffee
9:30 am
Begin Work
Teams formed and setting up workspace for the weekend
1:00 pm
Lunch
Bauerntopf (farmer's pot). Thanks to Daniel - the chef of the day
1:45 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!
7:00 pm
Dinner
We'll serve you delicious tortillas. Drinks TBA.
7:45 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 you want.
Sunday Nov 20th
9:00 am
Breakfast
Arrive, simple breakfast & coffee
10:00 am
Check-In
Coaches arrive. Final opportunity to ask questions
12:01 pm
Lunch
We'll serve a warm lentil soup and bread
12:30 pm
Coach Meetings
Coaches arrive… ASK QUESTIONS
2:00 pm
Presentation Prep & Tech Check
Final hours of worktime should be focused on perfecting your presentation, tech-check for final presentations also takes place
5:00 pm
Final Presentations
7:00 pm
Judging & Awards
7:30 pm
Wrap-Up
8:00 pm
Go Home!
Or join us for the AFTER PARTY!!!!
Mentors
Entrepreneur, innovator, science & tech enthusiast. Founder & CEO @AbleOnMedical
Organizational business development and innovation, management, business, corporation, job satisfaction, motivation, results, and sales.
hacker, punk, co-founder
Jamy Golden
Senior Software Engineer at appear.in
Judges
Managing director, Brak
Product Marketing Manager at appear.in | Telenor Digital | Communication Advisor | Speaker
Tor Olav Gabrielsen
Judge
Facilitators
Entrepreneurship Enthusiast
Member of Nordic Tech Advocates and chairman of the board in WeLoveStartups. Business development, Welfare Tech and Startup Eco-systems
Bergen Startup Weekend 2015 video
No Talk. All Action.
About Startup Weekend:

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 entrepreneurials. 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.

For all event details, visit Bergen.StartupWeekend.no...
About Startup Weekend:

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 entrepreneurials. 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.

For all event details, visit Bergen.StartupWeekend.no
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