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Startup Weekend Nelson

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Mahitahi Colab

322 Hardy Street

Nelson, Nelson 7010

New Zealand

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Perhaps the most intense learning, networking and action taking weekend of your life.

Learn how to design and launch a business in 54 hours.

No experience required.

Do you have an idea you'd like to pursue, a problem you'd like to solve, or simply want to be a part of something exciting, but don't know where to start or who to start with?

Here’s your rare chance to to learn from business and community leaders who have made a huge impact on their own lives and those of others.

Learn from the best

Startup Weekend Nelson is the place to look for a team, create a prototype of your idea (though you don't have to come with an idea), validate a business idea, and receive feedback from experienced entrepreneurs and industry experts, all in one weekend.

  • Learn how to design and launch a business in 54 hours
  • Develop a business idea
  • Form teams around a chosen concept
  • Learn agile processes to make fast progress
  • Validate and build a prototype within 54 hrs
  • Have an incredible amount of fun

Startup Weekend is also a great place for anyone wishing to experience entrepreneurial spirit, bring their design/coding/marketing/business skills to an exciting project idea, learn agile processes to use within their own business or start-up, or develop skills that will give them an advantage in many workplaces.

Techstars Startup Weekend is a full weekend long experience. Your ticket includes:

  • 7 full (and delicious) meals over the course of the weekend
  • Benefits and discounts from our global partners
  • One-on-one time with amazing mentors
  • A new network of developers, designers, and entrepreneurs eager, like you, to change the world.
  • All the internet and coffee you can consume.

Dreamers, developers, doers and deliverers. No experience required.

Do you have a vague feeling you need to make a change in your life? Collaborate, connect, gain the support and that shot of confidence and energy you need to take massive action.

You don’t have to be in a team already. We’ll wrap a team around you. You don't have to have a good idea - there will be plenty of good ideas for you to bite into.

No experience? That's fine. You'll learn everything you need to know to launch a business.
Experienced in startups? Build your connections and find your A-team to launch your idea.


A startup team needs your superpower - click that TICKETS button above and grab your spot.



Still have questions? Feel free to reach us at nelson@startupweekend.org

For the full event details, please visit http://communities.techstars.com/events/15360


FAQ's.

Q: Do I need to have an idea to attend?
A: You can join the team of an idea that you like.

Q: Can I pitch something I’ve already started on?
A: No, but well researched and vetted ideas are always welcome.

Q: Can I pitch two ideas?
A: It's great you have two great ideas but please pick your favorite.

Q: What if my idea isn’t selected?
A: You can join another team, and remember, it’s not about the idea; it's learning how to start up a business.

Q: Can I still work on my idea if it’s not selected?
A: Yes, if you have more than two other people on the team. Otherwise you need to join another team. We will help you.

Q: Can I use any pitch props, slides, etc when pitching?
A: Props are ok, but slides not so much due to the short timeframe.




About Techstars Startup Weekend: Techstars 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, Techstars 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 entrepreneurs. The weekend is centered around action, innovation, and education. Whether you are looking for feedback on an idea, a co-founder, specific skill sets, or a team to help you execute, Techstars Startup Weekends are the perfect environment in which to test your idea and take the first steps towards launching your own startup.

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.

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 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 Techstars 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 Techstars 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.

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Mahitahi Colab

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New Zealand

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