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Startup Weekend Miri, Sarawak 2016

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Startup Weekend

Startup Weekend Miri welcome any universities students and working adults to pitch their startup idea and receive feedback from their peers. Teams form around the top ideas (by popular vote) and embark on a 3-day frenzy of business model creation, coding, designing, and market validation. The weekend culminates with presentations in front of local entrepreneurial leaders with another opportunity for critical feedback!

Startup Weekend Miri 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, 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 entrepreneurial.

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, Startup Weekends are the perfect environment in which to test your idea and take the first steps towards launching your own startup.

THE 3-DAY STARTUP CRASH COURSE

1. Pitch
Pitch an idea, vote for your favorites, and form your team (or join someone else’s).

2. Build Something Real
Put your talents to work and build a real product, team, and brand for execution in the real world or even just your portfolio.

3. Launch!
Put final touches on your presentation and state your case to the judges.

THE BEST PLACE TO EXPLORE AND LEARN ENTREPRENEURSHIP

Grow Your Network – Join designers, developers, and entrepreneurs from all walks of life, in this melting pot of innovation.

Advice – Advise by a group of mentors, coaches, and judges to turn your startup idea into a success story.

Build Something Real – Put your talents to work and build a real product, team, and brand for execution in the real world or even just your portfolio.

Refine Your Skill Set – Provided numerous opportunities to learn and grow through real world experience and problem solving.

Get Inspired – Be influenced by the great ideas around you and learn what it takes to create a successful business from the ground up.

Have Fun! – Associated in the startup spirit of working hard, but playing harder.

Join us for an unforgettable weekend!


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About Startup Weekend: Startup Weekends are 54-hour 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, 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 entrepreneurials. The weekend is centered around action, innovation, and education. Whether you are looking for feedback on a idea, a co-founder, specific skill sets, or a team to help you execute, Startup Weekends are the perfect environment in which to test your idea and take the first steps towards launching your own startup.

Terms of Participation Agreement: It is our job to provide you with an incredible networking and learning opportunity. Our intention is that you meet some amazing people that you might actually start a company with, build relationships with coaches, and learn from your peers. The event is intended to be a collaborative forum for sharing, learning, building, and having fun. As such, by registering as a participant, you acknowledge that any ideas shared by you or anyone else over the course of the event are contributions to the overall experience and community. If you as a participant are worried about someone stealing your ideas, please reconsider your participation in the event itself or simply refrain from sharing specifics about your idea.

As a member of your startup community, you agree to to be inclusive of any and all people and their ideas. You agree to act professionally, treat everyone with respect, and treat the event facilities with proper care. You agree that you are responsible for any accidents or damages that you cause. You also agree to not hold Startup Weekend, your local volunteer team, or any of the event supporters liable for any loss, damage, injury, or any other unforeseeable incident.

By Participating at the event, you grant Startup Weekend permission to capture photo/video of the event. You can find the exact legal terms on our FAQ Page but to summarize, we want to share your success with the world.

If you have enquiry, please feel free to contact us malacca@startupweekend.org :)

Refund Policy: No refunds will be granted within 7 days of the event if food and drink have already been ordered. Apologies for any inconvenience this may cause.


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  • Title was changed to "Startup Weekend Miri, Sarawak 2016". Diff 2016-08-15 07:09:04
Aug 26 - Aug 28, 2016
[ Fri ] - [ Sun ]
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM MYT
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Venue
Pustaka Miri, Sarawak
Tickets
Bootcamp (10am @ 20 August 2016) 10.00 MYR
General (26-28 August 2016) 50.00 MYR
Student (26-28 August 2016) 30.00 MYR
Venue Address
Miri, Sarawak Malaysia
Organizer
Startup Weekend Malaysia
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