Who will Win $3,000 at Startup Weekend Twin Cities 2? Final Details Announced!

Next weekend — local developers, designers, entrepreneurs and marketers will collaborate again to pitch, team-up, build and demo new products at Minnesota’s only tech event focused on real time ACTION!

It’s fantastic to read, hear and monitor the movement of new Minnesota startups like Qonqr, Rock Your Block, Heavy Analytics, Locate My Deal and others that originated from the first Startup Weekend Twin Cities back in September.

Who will be amongst Minnesota’s next class of Startup Weekend grads?

Who will stand out, win $3,000 cash, numerous supporting prizes, be talked about in the media and represent Minnesota at the Global Startup Battle?

Special thanks to Kevin Spreng at Robins, Caplan, Miller and Ciresi who came on board as a platinum sponsor and to Project Skyway for their support.

Final Details for Startup Weekend Twin Cities 2 at U of M Carlson School of Management Nov 19-21; early bird registration ends tomorrow at 5pm:

Final Prizes:

Final Speakers:

  • Saturday 11/20: CrashPlan Co-founder Matthew Dornquast shares  experiences translating FREE products into profits.
  • Saturday 11/20: Workface President Lief Larson is Entrepreneur vs. Wild — the correlation between the instincts and actions of survivors and entrepreneurs.
  • Saturday 11/20: SWIFT Weather Founder Rory Groves discusses starting with little to nothing and how to be a lean machine.

Final Mentors:

Final Judges:

While it’s open to all, Startup Weekend in an intensely spontaneous, creative and collaborative experience that’s definitely not for everyone,” says Startup Weekend’s Shane Reiser, “…and that’s the best partamazing things happen when like-minded techies from the same town get together to make ideas become reality.  I’ve seen it over and over again.”

Register here.