Startup Weekend Jakarta

    Friday, November 9 - 11, 2018

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Startup Weekend Jakarta

Friday, November 9 - 11, 2018

Friday, November 9 - 11, 2018
Event starts at 6:30 pm

Multivision Tower 25th Floor
Jl. Kuningan Mulia Lot 9B
Jakarta, Jakarta 12980

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Take the first step towards launching your own startup in 54 hours!

A 54-hour weekend event, during which groups of developers, business managers, startup enthusiasts, marketing gurus, graphic artists and more pitch ideas for new startup companies, form teams around those ideas, and work to develop a working prototype, demo, or presentation by Sunday evening. Participants create working startups during the event and are able to collaborate with like-minded individuals outside of their daily networks. All teams hear talks by industry leaders and receive valuable feedback from local entrepreneurs. 

Confirmed Mentors: 
  • Daniel Witono - CEO (Software Development, Business)
  • Anthony Reza Prasetya - Co-Founder GetCraft (Marketing, Media & Business)
  • Flik CB Fok - Chief Developer Advocate, IBM ASEAN (Technology)
  • Georgia Graham - Senior Analyst Deloitte UK (Business)
  • Joe Wadakethalakal - CEO (Business)
  • Alfatih Timur - CEO (Non-profit)
  • Niki Tsuraya - Co-Founder & COO Goers (Application, Technology)
  • Nita Kartikasari - CEO / Founder Lumina Kaya (Business)
  • Siska Dewi Yanti - Founder & Managing Partner Darma Corp Consulting (Legal & Accounting)
  • Jeffry A. Sani - Director AccelerAsia (Business)
  • Irsan Saputra - New Routes & Embedded Solution IBM Indonesia (Business)

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Friday November 9th

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

7:10 pm
Dinner & Networking
Opening Speech by Organizer

7:20 pm
Dinner & Networking
Eat food, share ideas, practice pitches, get to know fellow participants

8:10 pm
Pitches Start
Optionally line up to give your pitch

9:00 pm
Attendees vote for top pitches

9:25 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 November 10th

8:00 am
Doors Open
We open at 8AM

9:00 am
Arrive, get your dose of coffee

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

12:00 pm

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

5:00 pm
Coaching ends

6:30 pm

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

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

Sunday November 11th

8:00 am
Doors open!
We are open!

9:00 am
Arrive, get your dose of coffee

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

12:00 pm

1:00 pm
Coach Meetings Start
Coaches arrive… ASK QUESTIONS

3:00 pm
Coaching Meeting End

4:00 pm
Send Presentation to Organiser

4:10 pm
Technical Check

5:00 pm
Final Presentations

7:00 pm

7:30 pm
Judging & Awards

8:30 pm

9:00 pm
Go Home!

Event Judges

Ken Ratri Iswari
Founder & CEO at GeekHunter

GeekHunter is a head hunter for digital talent

Retno Dewati
SEA Regional Manager

Retno Dewati is SEA Regional Manager of Fenox Venture Capital

Vitto Christaldi
General Manager of HUBUD Coworking Space

Vitto Christaldi is the Head of Learning and Experience at Hubud Coworking Space in Ubud, Bali. He is in charge of curating the 430+ entrepreneurship and networking events that Hubud organises annually. 

Vitto is an alumni of US Department of State's International Visitors Leadership Program (IVLP) fellowship for Startup Incubation in 2017 and Australia Awards fellow in 2018 for Tech Startups. He is also the head organiser of Startup Weekend Bali.

Event Sponsors, and Partners

The Startup Weekend Jakarta 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.



Media Partner


Bronze Sponsorship

Community Partner

Organizing Team

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

  • Adam
  • Clairine
  • Viktor


Cosmin Pirvu

Cosmin is an entrepreneur and ecosystem builder, with 4 years of experience in creating awesome events for the local entrepreneurial community.

He is now CEO at Polisensio (a clean-tech startup monitoring air pollution), and also Director at Kickstart Aalborg (NGO focused on supporting the local entrepreneurial community)

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