Techstars Startup Weekend FUTO Overview

SPEAKERS

 

HANSON JOHNSON

Country Mentor, Google Developer Groups, CEO Start Innovation Hub

 

DANIEL CHINAGOZI

Techstars Facilitator, CEO IG Hub

 

BRUCE LUCAS

CEO OlotuSquare

 

ORGANIZERS

EKENE CHRISTIAN

Android Developer, Start Innovation Hub, Uyo

 

OBA STEPHEN

Team Lead, ENACTUS FUTO

 

NGOZI OKOROAFOR

Co-organizer

 

GREGORY ONYEAHIALAM

Co-organizer

The Techstars Startup Weekend is focused on converting your ideas into a startup in just three days. Grab this golden opportunity to live your dream and turn that idea in you into a fast growing startup to compete at the international level. Click Here to get your ticket and click Here to join our whatsapp group.








Techstars Startup Weekend, FUTO

Techstars Startup Weekend, FUTO 6th July – 8th July, 2018

The students members of ENACTUS FUTO is bring the first ever Techstars Startup Weekend to FUTO.

Techstars Startup Weekends are 54-hour (3 days) 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.

The registration link for the event is Here and the ticket are sold at N500 only. Limited tickets are available.

 








Startup Weekend Kicks off for the First Time in Owerri, Nigeria

 

Startup Weekend Owerri, Imo State
February 26th, 2016

Welcome to the first Startup Weekend in the eastern part of Nigeria

Some people have great ideas but they need others to make it happen. You need to stand on the shoulder of giants. Come and share your idea and also get ideas. Build a minimum viable product or services in 54 hours and validate if someone needs it.

This event will help identify potentials and ideas that could be pitched to investors as well as help to form startups to reduce unemployment. You could see the need and then take the lead. It will engender collaboration among skills, talents, industries and institutions.

Apart from the prizes for the winners, the attendees will learn how to use Lean’s Canvas to develop a business idea and validate it with real potential customers. Some could learn new coding techniques, design techniques, marketing strategies, project management as well as the ability to work in a team. Certificate of participation awaits any attendee.

The mentors for this event will be named soon.

Also, the judges will be communicated as soon as they become available.