Startup Weekend Miri

    Friday, August 10 - 12, 2018

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Startup Weekend Miri

Friday, August 10 - 12, 2018

Friday, August 10 - 12, 2018
Event starts at 6:30 pm

Rec Hall - Sports And Recreational
Curtin University, Malaysia Jalan University
Miri, Sarawak 98000

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Launch a Startup in 54 hours!

Startup Weekend is a 54-hour weekend event, during which groups of developers, business managers, startup enthusiasts, marketing gurus, graphic artists and more pitch ideas for new startupcompanies, form teams around those ideas, and work to develop a working prototype, demo, or presentation by Sunday evening.

In just 54 hours, you will experience the highs, lows, fun, and pressure that make up life at a startup. As you learn how to create a real company, you'll meet the very best mentors, investors, cofounders, and sponsors who are ready to help you get started. Your community is here to help you — find an event today!

Do come and join the fun! Startup Weekend Miri 2018 will be held in Curtin University Malaysiathe largest international campus of Curtin University, a university based in Perth on the 10 August 2018 - 12 August 2018. To find out more about the event, you can email our team at and if you are interested to join, our Eventbrite link is located right down below. Looking forward to see you :)

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Friday August 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 August 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 August 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 Sponsors, and Partners

The Startup Weekend Miri 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.

Signature Sponsors

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Organizing Team

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

  • Jane Lee
    Chin Chin
  • Yee Leong
  • Muntaha Safayat
  • Yi Hao,Camillus
  • Zac
  • Hamzah
  • Muhammad Irfan
    Mohd Ismail
  • Yuh Chyi


Hanif Marzuki Mohd Saupi

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