Startup Weekend Youth Isfahan

    Friday, November 10 - 12, 2017

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  4. Coaches and Mentors
  5. Sponsors
  6. Organizing Team

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Startup Weekend Youth Isfahan

Friday, November 10 - 12, 2017

Friday, November 10 - 12, 2017
Event starts at 6:30 pm

Isfahan, Iran

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Friday November 10th

6:30 pm
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
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 November 11th

9:00 am
Arrive, simple breakfast & coffee

9:30 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 November 12th

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!

Event Judges

Pooya Mahmoodian

Farhad rahnama

hamid mohammadi
CEO at DigiKala

Arash Barahmand
Editior in chief and co-founder of Peivast Monthly

Arash is editor in chief and co founder of Peivast monthly. Known as host and editor in chief many IT and tech shows in Iran TV he is more familiar to Persian users and audience as a recognised journalist and editor in many papers in more that a decade.
His sensitive, controversial and sometimes challenging view on Iranian IT business and politics has served him well but also his role in recognition and development of some most fortunate in commerce establishment also contributed to his fame. Being a key speaker and judge in many Iran startup events across nation characterised him as a devoted mentor to promotion and development of Iranian young ICT generation. Being the editor and one of key person in Iranian first strategies and governance ICT magazine plays a key role in his rising media image.

Coaches and Mentors

Ehsan Amiri

Ali Jafari

Masih Moghaddam
UI/UX Designer

Mohammad Kermani

Mohammad Ali Zahedi
Marketing instructor, Entrepreneurship Mentor

With master degree in marketing, founder of in 2001 and launcher of recently.
Startup, TED, travel & adventure are his special interests.
He is available to help people who want be the hero of their life.

Arman Fatemi

Mohammad Jafar Kermanpour
Senior Project Manager at IRAN Novin

Mohammad nearly 10 years has worked as a trainer and counsoller in the field of entrepreneurship and information technology. He was successful presenter and advisor to several startups . And he currently follow the agile management of IT projects.

Mahdi Nasseri
Faculty Member at Sheykhbahaee University

Hossein Mazrooei

Event Sponsors, and Partners

The Startup Weekend Youth Isfahan 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.


Organizing Team

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

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  • Mehran


mahdi niazimanesh
Co-founder of

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