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Startup Weekend Blacksburg (Oct. 3 to 5) starts Friday!  There are plenty of reasons to attend the event (Top 10 Reasons), but here is an overview of the prizes and giveaways.


All attendees receive a snazzy T-shirt, free .co domain, $100 Amazon Web Services gift card, and  $500 Google Cloud Platform gift card.  They also have their meals and snacks covered throughout the weekend and access to an awesome set of mentors.

The winning team at Starup Weekend will access to NuSpark (including workspace and mentorship services) through the end of the year, a branding package from Venveo
(including logo, business card and letterhead design), a legal consultation with the Mitchell Law Firm and a 4-month membership to TechPad coworking space following time at NuSpark.  The second and third place teams will receive a three-month membership to TechPad.

If you haven’t gotten you ticket, be sure to do so today!  The deadline to register is Thursday, Oct. 2.  Register at http://www.up.co/communities/usa/blacksburg/startup-weekend/3732.

Charlie Jewell