Startup Weekend Brunei

    Friday, July 21 - 23, 2017

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Startup Weekend Brunei

Friday, July 21 - 23, 2017

Friday, July 21 - 23, 2017
Event starts at 5:00 pm

Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei

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Ever thought of turning an idea into a real business? Be challenged by joining us, team up and discover your inner entrepreneurial spirit.

Startup Weekend has held 2000+ events in 135+ countries around the world, and we are looking forward to making a big dent in Brunei Darussalam. With the help of local supporters, we are planning to leverage our global reach to impact our local community. THE FIRST EVER Startup Weekend Brunei will be held on 21st July 2017 to the 23rd July 2017.Our goal is to create an environment where passionate people can come together to get things done; to learn, network and develop a startup.  

Are you ready to participate in this global movement?

***For registration of STARTUP WEEKEND BRUNEI, first please use our code "ATTHEDOOR" for our convenience to track our participants. Then, enter number of tickets you are reserving. All payments for this event are made offline BEFORE 21st July 2017. Please contact us to purchase your tickets at or +673 7246463.


Friday July 21st

5:00 pm
Arrive at the venue and get checked in

6:00 pm
Dinner & Networking
Dinner, share your ideas, ready your pitches and get to know other participants

6:55 pm
Opening Remarks
Welcoming Speech by Mr Devin Edwards, Progresif

7:00 pm
Meet Your Facilitator
Meet the person who will guide and encourage you throughout the whole weekend

7:15 pm
1-minute pitch - Participants who have business ideas proceed onto the stage to pitch

8:15 pm
Popular Vote
Participants vote for their favorite idea (30 mins)

8:45 pm
Popular Vote Result
The 10 most popular ideas are announced (15 mins)

9:00 pm
Form Teams & Begin Work
Teams start forming and discussing ideas

Saturday July 22nd

8:00 am
Doors Open & Breakfast
Simple Breakfast + Coffee

9:00 am
Begin Work
Teams formed and setting up workspace for the weekend

10:00 am
Market Validation Workshop
A one-hour workshop focusing on upgrading your market validation game

11:00 am
Meet Your Mentors
Mentors arrive to help kickstart your idea

12:00 pm
Satisfying lunch to keep you up!

1:00 pm
Team check-in - Tell us what you want to accomplish today and how the facilitator and mentors can help you to accomplish these goals

1:30 pm
Mentor Tank
Mentors help teams one-on-one

6:30 pm
More delicious food to keep you going!

7:30 pm
Less than 24 hours to continue building your ideas!

11:00 pm
Late Night Snack
Midnight owls get tasty snacks!

Sunday July 23rd

8:00 am
Doors Open & Breakfast
Simple Breakfast + Coffee

9:00 am
Pitch Workshop
A one-hour workshop focusing on crafting your pitch!

10:00 am
Final Mentor Hours
Final hours with the mentors

12:00 pm
Get your lunch!

1:00 pm
Pitch Hour
Time to refine your pitch!

3:00 pm
Tech Check
Tech-check for final presentations also takes place

4:00 pm
Final Presentations
The judges are here!

5:45 pm
Judge to deliberate
Final Decisions

6:15 pm
Get your dinner!

7:00 pm
Startup Weekend Result
Judges reveal the winners!

8:00 pm
Wrap up
Time to go home. You made it through the weekend!

Organizing Team

Techstars Startup Weekend Bandar Seri Begawan is 100% led by volunteer community leaders.
Learn how to get involved here

  • Jason
    Tse Tow
  • Charlotte
  • Suriatizah
    Abdul Rani


Anna Jagric

Event Staff

Afiq Mohammed

Amali Haji Roslin

Sally Hani

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