Startup Weekend University

    Friday, August 18 - 20, 2017


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  2. Schedule
  3. Sponsors
  4. Organizing Team

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Startup Weekend University

Friday, August 18 - 20, 2017



Friday, August 18 - 20, 2017
Event starts at 6:30 pm



La Paz, Bolivia



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EVENT SCHEDULE

Friday August 18th


6:30 pm
Registration
Arrive at the venue and get checked in


7:00 pm
Dinner & Networking
Eat food, share ideas, practice pitches, get to know fellow participants


7:20 pm
Welcome & Speakers
Review agenda for the weekend and introduce speakers, coaches, and community leaders


7:30 pm
Pitches Start
Optionally line up to give your pitch


9:00 pm
Voting
Attendees vote for the top pitches


9:15 pm
Form Teams
Teams start forming and discussing ideas


10:00 pm
Begin Work
Start to formalize teams and take an inventory of skills. Be honest, and direct about what resources and skills are needed for the weekend. You may stay and work as late as the venue will allow

Saturday August 19th


9:00 am
Breakfast
Arrive, simple breakfast & coffee


9:30 am
Begin Work
Teams formed and setting up workspace for the weekend


12:00 pm
Lunch


1:00 pm
Check-In
After-lunch check-in, status reports, call for help


2:00 pm
Coach Meetings
Coaches help teams one-on-one. They are here to help!


6:30 pm
Dinner


7:30 pm
Check-In
After-dinner check-in, status reports, call for help


10:00 pm
Wrap-Up
Finished for the day. You may stay and work as late as the venue will allow

Sunday August 20th


9:00 am
Breakfast
Arrive, simple breakfast & coffee


10:00 am
Check-In
Coaches arrive. Final opportunity to ask questions


12:00 pm
Lunch


12:30 pm
Coach Meetings
Coaches arrive… ASK QUESTIONS


3:00 pm
Presentation Prep & Tech Check
Final hours of worktime should be focused on perfecting your presentation, tech-check for final presentations also takes place


4:00 pm
Dinner


5:00 pm
Final Presentations


7:30 pm
Judging & Awards


8:30 pm
Wrap-Up


9:00 pm
Go Home!



Event Sponsors, and Partners

The Startup Weekend University team is grateful for the support of local community partners without whom this event would not be possible.
Learn how to become a sponsor here.


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Organizing Team

Techstars Startup Weekend La Paz is 100% led by volunteer community leaders.
Learn how to get involved here

  • Guillermo
    Linares
  • Andrea
    Henao

Facilitators


ROGER PRADO
Coordinador en Bolivia Incuba - Red de incubadoras de Empresas

Roger Dante Prado Lafuente Coordinador en Bolivia Incuba - Red de incubadoras de Empresas BoliviaVenture Capital & Private Equity Current nadies.tv, Ketano Lab, UTB Previous upea Education Convenio Andres Bello - Universidad abierta de Berlin


Eddy Sánchez
Engineer

Estudió Computer System Engineering en Universidad Católica Boliviana
Emprendedor, Organizador SW La Paz
Co-Founder Startup.bo



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