It’s Almost Here: Techstars Global Startup Weekend

With more than 200 events lined up, Techstars Global Startup Weekend is the biggest entrepreneurial celebration happening during Global Entrepreneurship Week. Spanning the globe, our events will take place during the weekends of November 10-12 and 17-19.

How does Techstars Global Startup Weekend work this year?

Ask Me Anything:

To help our attendees get the most out of their 54-hour experience, we have put together an AMA (Ask Me Anything) series that will cover topics like Design Sprint, How to Get First Customers, Prototyping during Techstars Startup Weekend and more.

Take a look at the schedule and save your spot!





How to Get First Customers

Jaqueline Ros, Revolar


10 am EST

How to develop your product?

Jesse McCabe, Techstars


3 pm EST

AMA: How to apply Design Sprint to Startup Weekend

David Sandoval, iTexico


7pm EST

AMA: Best Practices for Incorporating your Startup

Sarah Heck, Stripe Atlas


2pm EST

The Global Judges:

For our Global Showcase, our amazing judges will select the best teams from our top local events around the world to highlight globally after Techstars Global Startup Weekend.


A global showcase wouldn’t be complete without some prizes to help the winning teams move forward with their startup.

At Techstars we praise our network as the # 1 tool to help you succeed after an event. In addition to this perk, here are the other prizes this year’s Techstars Global Startup Weekend winners will receive:

1st Place at each local event:

F6S Alpha Card:

SW Winners will each receive an F6S Alpha membership which gives you exclusive access to $600k in free benefits from 500+ companies, including American Airlines, InVison, Intercom and many more.

Regional Prizes:

  • Google: 5 Winners get $20K in GCP Credits
  • Amazon Web Services: $5k in AWS credits for regional winners

Global Prizes:

  • Google: $100K in GCP Credits
  • Sphero: 3 Star Wars robots
  • AWS: $10k in AWS credits for the global winner. The global winner also gets 1:1 sessions with the AWS Startup team. AWS Startup Solution Architects advise top funded CTOs around the world, helping them build technologies that scale in order to become the next Airbnb, Netflix, Slack, etc.
  • a year of premium
  • .CO: swag packet

Are you ready to be part of the biggest entrepreneurial celebration around the world? Find a Techstars Startup Weekend near you!