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Startup Weekend Brunei : First in Brunei!

 

Make way for Startup Weekend Brunei ! Startup Weekend is an entrepreneurship movement that is derived from Seattle. It is a 54-hour event that brings together active and empowered entrepreneurs to be challenged and create an impact in the business world with an idea to action generated over the weekend. It brings about the largest community of passionate entrepreneurs, with over 2000+ past events held across 135+ countries around the world.

This year, it will be a first for Brunei Darussalam. The event will put seasoned entrepreneurs and students into a room to generate ideas,combine business and tech skills and work together to make it happen. Mentors and investors are invited to challenge these ideas. For a first , the theme will revolve around empowering youth.

Here’s why we think you will have a blast on Startup Weekend Brunei:

  1. Channel that entrepreneurial spirit

Startup Weekends are designed to encourage entrepreneurship. We want you to make it happen! You will find yourself reaching milestones that you never thought you could before.

  1. Build your network

Startup Weekend will attract passionate individuals and leaders from various industries. The best thing is, you will not be alone. By building relationships, your network will be able to help you solve real life problems and grow with you. In addition, you will have access to potential investors and mentors who can help scale your business.

  1. It’s all about teamwork

Two heads are better than one! Every business idea needs people and resources to bring it to life. You will be assigned to teams and will learn to work together to develop your idea. Teamwork makes the dream work! ;D

  1. Develop new skills

Have you always wanted to learn to code, or have you dreamed of delivering that perfect pitch. Well, Startup Weekend is going to make you step outside of your comfort zone. The event will ensure that your creative juices flow and expose you to unexpected situations. You will learn skills that will be suitable to develop your ideas in the future.

  1. Meet leaders and become one

You will meet leaders locally and globally who are active in the startup world. By joining Startup Weekend, you will be able to hear their stories and get inspired. You will find yourself setting your own journey and one day inspire others.

  1. Join Startup Weekend’s global community

Join and become a Startup Weekend alumni. You will have the opportunity to meet others who are also on a mission to make a difference to the world.

  1. Come out as a winner

Did we mention that it is also a competition? Compete with other teams and come out victorious! Even if you do not win the competition, you’re already a winner. The idea of Startup Weekend is to empower individuals to become leaders in the entrepreneurship world.

The best way to know Startup Weekend is by experiencing it firsthand. Go to our link http://bit.ly/startupweekendbrunei to SIGN UP. We’ll see you there! 🙂

Afiq Mohammed