Startup Weekend UNI Poili

    Friday, April 24 - 26, 2015


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  5. Coaches and Mentors
  6. Organizing Team
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Startup Weekend UNI Poili

Friday, April 24 - 26, 2015



Friday, April 24 - 26, 2015
Event starts at 6:30 pm

Universidad Politécnica
377 Ave Ponce de León
San Juan, PR 00918

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EVENT SCHEDULE

Friday April 24th


6:30 pm
Registration
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
Voting
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 April 25th


9:00 am
Breakfast
Arrive, simple breakfast & coffee


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


12:00 pm
Lunch


1:00 pm
Check-In
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
Dinner


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


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

Sunday April 26th


9:00 am
Breakfast
Arrive, simple breakfast & coffee


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


12:00 pm
Lunch


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
Dinner


5:00 pm
Final Presentations


7:30 pm
Judging & Awards


8:30 pm
Wrap-Up


9:00 pm
Go Home!



Speakers


Jorge Vargas

Ingeniero de Sistemas. Entusiasta del mundo de la programación y apasionado por los startups tanto en Republica Dominica como fuera de la misma. Organizador y Sponsor de Startup Weekend Santo Domingo y Startup NEXT. Gerente de IT de imprimela.net
Cofundador del startup Coworking.do codemera.com al igual que Fundador y CEO de la compañía de software  donde ha sido el Lead de Tecnología para los startups Goodbed.com, Mesuma.com, Solucionalo.com entre otros.

Event Judges


giancarlos gonzález



Coaches and Mentors


Ramphis Castro
Managing Director, ScienceVest

Ramphis is co-founder and GP of ScienceVest, investing in companies that can impact 1MM+ lives. As a Kauffman Fellow, Ramphis has extensively researched the funding gaps for transformational science companies, a key element of ScienceVest's investment thesis. He is also a Founding Board Member of the New York City Innovation Collective - a nonprofit alliance of NYC's top technology organizations comprised of 90+ accelerators, incubators and other platforms of innovation working together to support and grow the amazing NYC community and share those lessons across ecosystems globally.


Organizing Team

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

  • Teresa
    Gonzalez
  • Nerma
    Albertorio
  • Jorge
    Muniz
  • Ana
    Velez
  • Ricardo
    Figueroa

Facilitators


Jorge Vargas

Ingeniero de Sistemas. Entusiasta del mundo de la programación y apasionado por los startups tanto en Republica Dominica como fuera de la misma. Organizador y Sponsor de Startup Weekend Santo Domingo y Startup NEXT. Gerente de IT de imprimela.net
Cofundador del startup Coworking.do codemera.com al igual que Fundador y CEO de la compañía de software  donde ha sido el Lead de Tecnología para los startups Goodbed.com, Mesuma.com, Solucionalo.com entre otros.


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