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Startup Weekend Education (SWEDU) Orlando July 11-13 2014

UP Global

Friday, July 11, 2014 at 7:00 PM - Sunday, July 13, 2014 at 11:00 PM (EDT)

Orlando, FL

Startup Weekend Education (SWEDU) Orlando July 11-13...

Ticket Information

Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Developer
This ticket type applies to software engineers/coders/developers - in short, anybody who can and will write code. Student Developers- email us at @startupweekend.org from your .edu address to get a student discount code!
Ended $99.00 $0.00
Designer
This ticket type applies to anybody with a background in design (graphics, UX/UI, etc.) Student Designers- email us at @startupweekend.org from your .edu address to get a student discount code!
Ended $99.00 $0.00
Educator
This ticket type applies to anyone who has been trained as a professional educator (e.g. teacher, professor, school leader)
Ended $99.00 $0.00
Demo Day- View presentations on Sunday ONLY
This grants you access to demo day to view the final presentations of the weekend starting at 4:30pm on Sunday. If you have a full ticket, you do not need this ticket.
Ended $25.00 $0.00
Student Ended $49.00 $0.00

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Event Details

All startups created this weekend will be focused on education! For all event details, visit orlandoedu.startupweekend.org

Students use are special student discount code StudentsRock to get a discounted rate. A current Student ID will be required at check-in. 

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Startup Weekend Crew

Refund Policy:  No refunds will be granted within 7 days of the event if food and drink have already been ordered. Apologies for any inconvenience this may cause.

Startup Weekend EDU

Have you ever had an idea for improving education? Here's your opportunity to  transform your education ideas into action in 54 hours. Find the right people with complimentary skills & the passion & dedication to build a startup quick & smart. Test your idea with real potential customers, receive coaching from experienced education entrepreneurs & industry professionals, and win prizes that will help you take your startup idea to the next level of execution!

We're looking for passionate educators, parents, students, entrepreneurs, developers, and designers who want to make to make a difference in education now. Come learn the basics of founding & launching a successful education startup while solving real problems in education.

The event:  We bring together a diverse group of people passionate about making a positive impact on education.  In 54 hours, participants share ideas, form teams, build products and launch education startups.  Startup Weekend EDU begins with open-mic 60-second pitches Friday night that result in the formation of small teams around the best, most viable concepts. Teams spend Saturday and Sunday focusing on customer development, validating their ideas and building prototypes with the help of experienced coaches. On Sunday, teams demo their education products and receive valuable feedback from a panel of expert judges.

 

Here's some of the things you get from attending:
+ A free .co domain name
+ $2,000 of credit on Google App Engine
+ $100 of AWS credit for hosting
+ 50 free moo.com business cards
+ Awesome coaching by edtech industry leaders
+ Fun swag from Google, .Co and more!
+ Breakfast, lunch and dinner for the whole weekend
+ A network of new developer, designer & entrepreneur friends that are also excited about improving education 

The Winning Team will receive:

+ Coming Soon!


About Startup Weekend EDU: Startup Weekend EDU events 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 Weekend EDU events culminate in Sunday night demos and presentations.  Participants create working  education 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.

Terms of Participation Agreement: It is our job to provide you with an incredible networking and learning opportunity. Our intention is that you meet some amazing people that you might actually start a company with, build relationships with coaches, and learn from your peers. The event is intended to be a collaborative forum for sharing, learning, building, and having fun. As such, by registering as a participant, you acknowledge that any ideas shared by you or anyone else over the course of the event are contributions to the overall experience and community. If you as a participant are worried about someone stealing your ideas, please reconsider your participation in the event itself or simply refrain from sharing specifics about your idea. 

 

 As a member of your startup community, you agree to to be inclusive of any and all people and their ideas. You agree to act professionally, treat everyone with respect, and treat the event facilities with proper care. You agree that you are responsible for any accidents or damages that you cause. You also agree to not hold Startup Weekend, your local volunteer team, or any of the event supporters liable for any loss, damage, injury, or any other unforeseeable incident. 

 

By Participating at the event, you grant Startup Weekend permission to capture photo/video of the event. You can find the exact legal terms on our FAQ Page but to summarize, we want to share your success with the world.

 

 


Have questions about Startup Weekend Education (SWEDU) Orlando July 11-13 2014? Contact UP Global

When & Where


Valencia College - West Campus
1800 S Kirkman Rd
Building 10 - Colloborative Design Center (3rd Floor)
Orlando, FL 32811

Friday, July 11, 2014 at 7:00 PM - Sunday, July 13, 2014 at 11:00 PM (EDT)


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UP Global

UP Global is a non-profit dedicated to fostering entrepreneurship, grassroots leadership, and strong communities. 

UP Global is on a mission to make the world a more innovative and prosperous place, one community at a time. We believe that entrepreneurs are critical to driving a strong global economy and a better world. We do our part by supporting the grassroots leaders who are at the core of every strong entrepreneurial community. 

Through the efforts of its grassroots community leaders, UP Global operates programs that foster entrepreneurship in hundreds of cities across the world. UP Global's flagship programs & initatives include Startup Weekend, Startup Digest, Startup Next, Startup Education, and Entrepreneurs Across Borders.

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