Townsville Startup Weekend 2015: It's on!
This post originally appeared on blog.up.co
25 to 27 September 2015
Hosted at Education Central, James Cook University in Townsville
This is our largest community-run Startup Weekend to date and has a strong focus on student and school involvement and connecting to the startup community. The Startup Weekend will feature more than just the weekend, though! We're holding a Networking & Pitch Practice night a week before the full Startup Weekend, where anyone can join in to hone their skills and have fun doing it. After the weekend, the excitement continues with further networking and development opportunities for teams that will keep pursuing their ideas!
Our community, Startup Townsville is just 1 year young and in that time, it's growing strong and fast! With this Startup Weekend, we're going to further ignite the flame of innovation in the region and mentor the next generation of entrepreneurs. Come along and help make your mark!
We're in the process of lining up judges, mentors, and speakers right now, but suffice to say there's some exciting things in store for the weekend. You'll talk to successful local startup founders and CEOs through to design creatives and other international figures.
If you're in North Queensland or just want to join us for the weekend, come along to Townsville Startup Weekend 2015! Tickets are available now!
This is our first event associated with Startup Spring, a fantastic initiative organised by StartupAus. Check it out!