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Startup Weekend June 1-3 2012

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Good afternoon.  We are lining up speakers, mentors and coaches now to kick off our inaugural meetup soon.  Until then, you might want to check out Startup Weekend that's coming up in June.  of course we should have one event under our belt by then.

 

Startup Weekend Virginia - EDU | June 1-3 2012




The Early Bird registration for this great opportunity, not only to contribute to a great cause, but to gain valuable experience, network and learn new skills to help you move forward with your venture.

Startup Weekends are weekend-long, hands-on experiences where entrepreneurs and aspiring entrepreneurs can find out if startup ideas are viable.  On average, half of Startup Weekend's attendees have technical backgrounds, the other half have business backgrounds.Beginning with open mic pitches on Friday, attendees bring their best ideas and inspire others to join their team. Over Saturday and Sunday teams focus on customer development, validating their ideas, practicing LEAN Startup Methodologies and building a minimal viable product. On Sunday evening teams demo their prototypes and receive valuable feedback from a panel of experts.

Also many other benefits could be acquired:


  • Build your network
  • Co-Founder Dating
  • Learn a new skill
  • Actually launch a business
  • Get face time with thought leaders
  • Join a global community as a part of 30,000 Startup Weekend alumni

A great opportunity you may want to take advantage of.

Direct registration: http://sweduva.eventbrite.com/­

More Information: http://novaedu.startupweekend.org/­

 





 



 
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