Startup Weekend Timisoara #5 is on!

Guys and girls, yesterday was an awesome Friday where we met our amazing participants which had a bunch of great and fresh business ideas. There were a total of 16 pitches. Everything was live streamed.

Here is a link where you can rewatch it on our facebook page.

Let’s have a look at the ideas that were chosen to validate, worked on and presented on Sunday evening. You’ll be able to reserve a spot for the final presentations here.

1. Be more functional – is all about improving fitness experience;
2. Thumb work- is a multiplayer video game on iOS;
3. Smart ticket- want to help improve transportation, make it easier for people; 
4. Language Helper – all about new and fun ways you can learn a new language;
5. Money – these guys want to create an app for managing your money. The MONEY BOT lines in your messenger;
6. Smart Assistant – app that helps you to organize your time;
7. Biro – making bureaucracy easier.

Pitches from Startup Weekend Timisoara #5

You can also take a peek on all the teams which participate here.
We are excited to see what the participants are gonna create during this weekend.
We wish them lots of luck!








Sharing your experience

A few hours left till the big event!
Tell your friends to stay tuned – you’ll be sharing your experiences and ideas as you go full speed ahead on your project. Why? Because Telekom’s got us covered!
Our friends at Telekom have a keen interest in start-ups and technology innovation (obviously!), and so they lent a hand by offering us the best they have – internet connection.
So leave your packed data at home and buckle up – you’ll be sending your updates at 4G speed.

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Food, food and more food

Hey there,

It’s the final countdown for the announcements out there. Stay tuned for all the funky swag&prizes related announcements we’ve got installed aaand until then we interrupt your regular mentor-sponsor shouts to let you know that we’ll have plenty of food and sweets to keep you energized and up&going within the weekend.

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All of the above means that the drinks are on you 🙂

This year has been a little harder in terms of the budget and we’ll be looking into improving this for next editions.

Also, let us know if there’s anything we can help with before the event. An e-mail will go your way soon with all the details, locations for non-loco attendees and things you can browse before the event.

SWeeTM Team over and out!








Startup Weekend Timisoara: Mentor Ciprian Man


As the main event is approaching, we’re proudly announcing another super-mentor for this year’s edition of Startup Weekend Timisoara.

Tatatadam… Here comes Ciprian Man, the man who’ll amaze you next weekend at the 5th edition of Startup Weekend Timisoara.

He’s the Country Manager at UnifiedPost and also a partner of EBIG, a marketing company.

UnifiedPost is a company that simplifies critical business processes by fully exploiting digital technology, giving businesses the freedom to focus on what they do best while also enabling them to expand their business and EBIG is an outstanding marketing company founded in 2005.

When he’s not working, he is volunteering at Save the Children in Timiş, and because of his passion and dedication, he is now a board member and a superhero in the organization.

Because of this awesomeness, we call him, “The Man”!








Welcome to Lucian Daniliuc as Mentor for Startup Weekend Timisoara


Lucian Daniliuc
is another one of our awesome mentors who will share his experience at this edition of Startup Weekend Timisoara. He will be there to answer all your questions regarding your startup.

Lucian was the development team leader for one of the largest real-estate portal in Romania, Imobiliare.ro. He also developed Monitive.com which monitors services that check the customers site every minute, from all around the world and instantly notify them when an outage occurs. We also found out that, because of his hobby of photography, he has founded Evive, a calendar of artistic and cultural events that will occur in Timisoara and surroundings.

Welcome, Lucian!

 








Mentor in a box

Grega Potokar mentor SWTimisoara#5
The mentor announcements continue with
Grega Potokar, an amazing person who will be present at this year’s edition of Startup Weekend Timisoara.
We are thrilled that Grega will be also present on the 14th of April at
Startup Coffee, a monthly meeting where are discussed different entrepreneur topics.
For more details, check it here.

He comes from Slovenia, with a lot of enthusiasm, to share with you his experience in startups. Being passionate about business development in startups, Grega is the Startup Manager and Co-founder at ABC Accelerator.

ABC Accelerator is the largest private accelerator in South Eastern Europe with technology-specific programs. They help startups and new businesses to grow by offering mentorship and training sessions, investments and office places. ABC Accelerator’s goal is to implement the acceleration program on the future generations, comprised of 8-10 startups.

His super powers consist of: business development, team management and business planning.
Grega is eager to meet and talk to all of you? Are you too?








Brilliant. Cool. Delightful.

We have such amazing partners who are always giving us a helping hand in order to prepare stunning events. One of our partners at the 5th edition of Startup Weekend Timisoara is Blue Couch Digital.

Blue Couch Digital is a technical digital agency that delivers online solutions using a delivery approach. Their main focus is on mobile, content management system or CMS implementation and custom developments across multi-channels.

Blue Couch Digital sponsor Startup Weekend Timisoara
You can find them on Facebook just by clicking here.

We cherish all of our partners because without them, Startup Weekend Timisoara couldn’t develop as it is today. Find out 
here more about paying in forward and support the local entrepreneurship community.








Keep calm and buy one ticket get one 50% off

We come with awesome updates which will send a shiver down your spine. We have a special offer which you can’t refuse.

You can invite another enthusiastic friend, who always wanted to be part of Startup weekend but he never had the chance, because now you can buy the first ticket full and the second one is 50 % off. You’ve heard correctly, 50% off. How amazing is that? Now, all you have to do, is to call your friends in and join us for the 5th edition of Startup Weekend Timisoara.
Tickets SWT for friendsHow to do this? It’s fairly simple, go ahead and book your combo ticket here.
Special tickets at Startup Weekend Timisoara #5








I.N.T.E.R.N.E.T

We consider good internet as one of the most important factors of a successful event. And so we’d like to introduce and thank our internet partner for bringing yet again an awesome connection at the 5th edition of Startup Weekend Timisoara.

We welcome Telekom onboard our Startup Weekend journey and would like to thank them for partnering up with us yet again and helping out so that we can rely on a powerful internet connection.

If we scroll down memory lane, last year’s speedtest looked like this:

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We’re curious on how it will all work this year and there’s only one way to find out: be there!








Our first partner

We’re always grateful for the support offered by the community and by it’s members. We’re even more overwhelmed when the support comes from outside the community. This is why we proudly announce Telenav as the first partner for this year’s edition of Startup Weekend Timisoara.

Telenav’s mission is to help reduce stress, improve productivity, and make life more fun for people on the go. They develop personalized navigation services that help people make smarter decisions about where to go, what to do, when to leave, and how to get there.

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You can always be up-to-date with their work by following them on facebook.

Partners help make Startup Weekend Timisoara what it is today and help us have a continuously developing and growing community. Read more about partnering and supporting #SWTimisoara here