Four entrepreneurs want to help you polish your Startup Weekend pitch!
1. Kyle Kesterson (co-founder of Giant Thinkwell & current Founder/CEO of Freak N' Genius)
2. Donald Desantis (Founding partner LIFFFT)
3. Kav Latiolais (Founding partner LIFFFT)
4. Joey Aquino (Former Biz Dev TeachStreet, Current Innovation and New Initiatives Lead Startup Weekend)
As Startup Weekend veterans, they'll be working hard to give you a clear idea of what to expect for the weekend, how to prepare, and what they've seen work well for others so you can get the most out of the main event.
Come take some time to polish your pitch and network with other Startup Weekend UW attendees while enjoying Pagliacci supplied by the UW Information School.
1. Quick intro to Startup Weekend
2. Talk about the structure of the weekend
3. Best practices on "Pitching"
4. Best practices on "Team Dynamics"/"Project Management" for the weekend
5. Best practices on Customer Validation
6. Pitch Practice
When & Where
UP Global is a non-profit dedicated to fostering entrepreneurship, grassroots leadership, and strong communities. We are 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 this by supporting the grassroots leaders who are at the core of every strong entrepreneurial community. Through the efforts of community leaders, UP Global operates programs that foster entrepreneurship in hundreds of cities across the world. UP Global's programs & initiatives include Startup Weekend, Startup Digest, Startup Next, Education Entrepreneurs, and Startup Week.