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After brainstorming about what you may need in addition to regular stuff we’ve made the order for sensors, resistors, buttons, switches, LEDs, Arduinos, boards, adapters, plugs and more.
We cannot wait to see what will make!
Remember anyone can participate! There are many roles that need to be filled on each team! If you have an idea, don’t be shy and come out and pitch!
Are you thinking of pitching an idea?
Check out the following post for a great guide to help you think through your idea & structure your pitch!
Whether you are looking for feedback on an 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. In 54 hours participants pitch, brainstorm, create a business plan and an innovative prototype.
You don’t have to be an expert in any subject area to participate in this event. Participants with all kinds of skills are need! Artistic, technical, business, marketing skills etc are all required to develop a business. However, the most important thing required for the weekend is an interest in making things and a willingness to meet other people with diverse ideas, learn and share with them.
The Countdown is on for your chance to help write history by taking part in our first Startup Weekend Hamilton Maker Edition as well as our first Global Startup Battle; one of the largest entrepreneurship events in history!
If you are going to participant this year be sure to get your tickets! This is especially important for us in that we need to be able to properly outfit the event with supplies for our participants. Tickets are limited.
We are working hard to give you the best experience possible!
GSB is our time to shine!
We are very excited for our weekend’s speakers!
On the Friday night Colin Gagich and Dominik Kaukinen will speak to participants about HitchBOT, the robot that hitchhiked from Halifax, Nova Scotia to Victoria, British Columbia. HitchBOT will be in attendance!
On the Sunday night Matt Gardner winner of Global Startup Battle 2012 will speak to participants about his experiences.
The Countdown is on for Hamilton’s first Startup Weekend Maker Edition!
If you are unsure about registering check out http://startupweekend.org/about/ for the top 8 reasons of why you should attend a Startup Weekend!
If this is your first Startup Weekend event check out http://startupweekend.org/about/firsttimer/ for FAQ
This is triple the excitement of a typical Startup Weekend as not only do you get to meet cofounders, build your own prototype but you also get a chance to participate in Global Startup Battle 2014!
Due to the nature of this event spaces are limited so get your tickets before they sell out!