Startup Weekend Surabaya

    Friday, May 27 - 29, 2016

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  5. Coaches and Mentors
  6. Sponsors
  7. Organizing Team
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Startup Weekend Surabaya

Friday, May 27 - 29, 2016

Friday, May 27 - 29, 2016
Event starts at 6:00 pm

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Nomer 1 Surabaya, Jl. Darmo Harapan V, Tanjungsari, Suko Manunggal
Surabaya, East Java 60187

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Launch Startup in 54 hours at Startup Weekend Surabaya - Full Action, No Talk.

We are very very glad and excited that we can hold a Startup Weekend. This May Surabaya will host the Startup Weekend. This event is for you entrepreneurs, designers, developers, social media specialists, marketing, young professionals, house wife, college student and anyone of you who want to realize ideas, learn together, and collaborate here.

Beginning with the first day of pitching ideas, and inspire others to join their team. In the second and third day all the teams will focus on validation of ideas, create and develop a business model, and create a version one prototype. On the last day of each team is required to demonstrate the prototype and get valuable feedback from the judges.

Startup Weekend is a global movement active impacting empower entrepreneurs who want to learn to build a venture. Wheter you going to set up a company, seeking cofounder, meet with new people, or to learn new knowledge, we guarantee you'll get something when the event is over. If you want to be part of this ecosystem so, get the ticket now!

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Friday May 27th

6:00 pm
Arrive at the venue and get checked in

6:30 pm
Dinner & Networking
Eat food, share ideas, practice pitches, get to know fellow participants

7:00 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
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 May 28th

9:00 am
Arrive, simple breakfast & coffee

9:30 am
"Lean Startup in Practice"
Adryan will give introduce about Lean Startup in Practice

10:00 am
Begin Work
Teams formed and setting up workspace for the weekend

12:00 pm

1:00 pm
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

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 May 29th

9:00 am
Arrive, simple breakfast & coffee

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

12:00 pm

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

5:00 pm
Final Presentations

7:30 pm
Judging & Awards

8:30 pm

9:00 pm
Go Home!


Adryan Hafizh
Chief Enabling Officer

Graduated from business schoolwith cum-laude, he previously work in OC&C management consultant. Then he help found Siete Cafe with his collague, before creating Kolaborasi with his teams. He’s also the no.1 champion of Lean Startup Machine Indonesia in 2014. 

Event Judges

David Soukhasing
Head of ANGIN (Angel Investment Network Indonesia)

ANGIN is the largest Indonesian network of prominent angel investors providing business capital and expertise for tech and non-tech companies. ANGIN (Angel Investment Network Indonesia) is affiliated to GEPI (Global Entrepreneurship Program Indonesia).

Silvia Ratna

Silvia Ratna is CEO – Growth Hack as a Service.

Faiz A. Rahman
Investment Analyst at Convergence Ventures

Faiz has spent most of his time in the technology industry since college. Prior to joining Convergence Ventures, he worked at Systec Group, a venture capital firm based in Jakarta. While he was at university he had also started a technology venture and was named as Young Creative Entrepreneur by The University of Indonesia.

Faz graduated from The University of Indonesia with a finance degree. During his studies, he was involved in student organizations as project officer and was active in representing the university in business competitions as well as Model United Nations. He is also a volunteer and returnee at Bina Antarbudaya and Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange & Study where he received full-scholarship from the U.S. Department of State. 

Faiz is a coffee enthusiast and is passionate about entrepreneurship. In his spare time, he enjoys traveling and watching comedies.

Coaches and Mentors

Kelly Oktavian
Managing Partner Crackerz

Since day one Kelly working as a Professional, he have been managing to develop himself in vast and wide different field of business.

Although his formal education and background were in Hotel Management but he could enhanced and develop himself with different sets of skills along the way. Those skills are: excellent quality service to customer, communication skill, sales skill, public speaking, public relation, advertising, copy writing, social media, marketing and managerial skill.

past experience including:

Minghadi Suryajaya
Founder 1001 Malam

Minghadi is the founder of He is a full-stack software developer with a strong background in digital marketing. Before starting up he has been working in various technology sector from virtual reality, learning & education, health and security. He has previously held CISSP credential and various certifications in taxation and accounting. is an online travel agent built on a marketplace model offering complete products from airline ticket reservation, hotel booking, and tour packages. Different from other travel agents, has a greater emphasize to empower various small and medium sized tour operators all over Indonesia to go online, not just for the sake of selling but also building a stronger network among travel agents. Currently, has experienced a significant growth especially among B2B tour operators all over Indonesia.

Zainal Arifin
Co-Founder Andromedia, Co-Founder Gerdhu, Board Of Coordinator Surabaya Web Community

Zaenal is a software developer and Business Analyst. Co-founder of Andromedia, An Information System Services Company that tailored solution for industry, national and multinational company. His Passion for technology and social relation are manifested in creation of Gedung Creative - Digital Hub Surabaya, A place that dedicated to empower the local technopreneurs in Surabaya, as A Co-Working Space and Creative Center based on Community Initiation that Call Surabaya Web Community (Suwec).

Some of his experiences in Andromedia Project are in delivering software solution for National Company like Semen Indonesia, PT. Sayap Mas And PT. Timah. And the interesting one about Startup Weekend is that he and his team are Second Runner Up Winner at Startup Weekend Malang 2015, because their creation in Rapid Application Development Tools that call Plansys - Fastest PHP Web App Builder.

Bayu Prasetya

Michael Sugiharto

Praktisi Digital Marketing yang senang belajar dan berbagi dengan komunitasnya. Senang dan aktif berorganisasi. Founder dari CCJ CashFlow Club, Komunitas Info Jajan Kuliner Surabaya & 
Mottonya adalah "success is a journey of continous improvements"

Ivan Sielegar

CEO & Founder of, a Digital Agency which specializes in Design and Content Management. A technology enthusiast, who cares so much about details in design. It's not only about getting it done, but done perfectly in the most elegant way. You can find him wondering around Pinterest for inspirations, or getting chatty on Twitter. If you want to see his serious side, you should check out his LinkedIn profile.

Rudy Setiawan

Rudy is the CEO & founder of, one of the top hosting companies in Indonesia. Rudy has been directly responsible managing many large ISP’s Internet routing protocols since 1995. Rudy currently resides in Indonesia oversees Wow Technologies, Inc. Global Development and Support team, making him the perfect fit to lead Wowrack’s global managed cloud initiatives. 

Michael Rendy

Michael Rendy is the founder & CEO of, which is a mix between buzzfeed, wordpress and twitter in Indonesia. is the home for Indie Publishers and currently have 2 million monthly users

Ong Pendopo

Praktisi bisnis dalam bidang aplikasi administrasi bisnis yang telah berpengalaman selama tujuh belas tahun. Co-Founder dari GBS Group, pengembang aplikasi Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) yang terbukti berhasil diimplementasikan ratusan perusahaan distribusi, manufaktur, jaringan ritel meliputi fashion, elektronik, supermarket, dsb. Kini menjabat sebagai Direktur Omegasoft perusahaan pengembang produk aplikasi POS, Inventory, Finance, Tax dan Accounting yang telah digunakan ribuan user di seluruh kota Indonesia.

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Organizing Team

Techstars Startup Weekend Surabaya is 100% led by volunteer community leaders.
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Adryan Hafizh
Chief Enabling Officer

Graduated from business schoolwith cum-laude, he previously work in OC&C management consultant. Then he help found Siete Cafe with his collague, before creating Kolaborasi with his teams. He’s also the no.1 champion of Lean Startup Machine Indonesia in 2014. 

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