Startup Weekend (Social) Impact June 15

Jun 12 '15 7:30pm - Jun 14 '15 10:00pm @ 419 7th Street NW, Washington
Techstars Startup Weekend Teams
Bringing transparency to mobile political ads by providing disclaimer info.
A peer to peer online and mobile platform for victims of sexual assault
Helping the homeless earns users incentives at local businesses
A media platform that delivers positive digital content & calls to action
Building communities by connecting people to hyperlocal events in real time
Delivering surplus food from individuals to shelters and soup kitchens
Mobile application connecting independent service providers with cutomers.
A social networking platform for couples to socialize with other couples
Mobile app connecting travelers to street vendors in developing countries
Viral advertising campaigns using Venmo as the platform
Facilitators
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....
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.
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