Startup Weekend Twin Cities is coming back to Minnesota the weekend of February 10, 11 & 12 at the U of M Carlson School of Management.
Get together in teams to make, do and create:
Startup Weekend is an intense 54 hour event which focuses on developing a web or mobile application over the course of a weekend. The gathering brings together people with different skillsets – primarily software developers, graphic designers and business people – to build products and form a credible commercial case around them.
The Seattle-based nonprofit organization, which is powered by Kauffman Foundation and recently signed a partnership with Google, has supported 100’s of events around the globe. February’s will be the third encounter for Minnesota; startups like QONQR, Rock Your Block and Deals.by are some examples of what’s possible.
Registration is capped at the first 50 & limited to 20 “non-technical” participants. Early bird rates are good through Jan 10 ($15 off) and students are eligible for a 50% discount. Tickets include food & beverage throughout the event. Current sponsors include: