Startup Weekend Women - Singapore!
Friday, November 10 - 12, 2017
Friday, November 10 - 12, 2017
Event starts at 6:30 pm
General Assembly Singapore @ Spacemob
Level 3, 8 Claymore Hill,
Inspiring More Women Leaders in Founding Startup Teams
Are men allowed to attend? YES, MEN ARE INVITED! However, there are a limited number of tickets available to men and we do encourage men to find another female participant to bring along.
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- get introduced to the world of startups and entrepreneurship,
- meet like-minded women to work with or from the industry,
- learn the process of going from concept to creation,
- meet experienced, talented, and passionate entrepreneurs and community leaders in Singapore,
- join or build an all-star team,
- or take your own idea from concept to creation.
Startup Weekend Singapore Women is your destination for the weekend of November 10th-12th, 2017!
Who is Startup Weekend Women For?
It doesn't matter what you do or where you come from, Startup Weekend Women is designed as an event that brings all sorts of women (and men) together, including:
- aspiring & experienced entrepreneurs,
- developers and other tech-related professionals,
- designers of all types,
- anyone with talents/skills in business, sales, finance, legal, health, wellness, mindfulness ... anything really
- students from universities and even high schools,
- professionals looking to switch careers,
- passionate visionaries,
- all time learners.
Your ticket includes:
- Access to the full weekend-long event
- Mentoring by incredible folks from the entrepreneurship community
- Tasty meals all weekend
- Collaboration with awesome people from across the industry
- Awesome judge's panel lead by startup and entrepreneurial leaders
- Welcome bag, from us and our partners
- Membership in the Startup Weekend Community (>200K alumni)
- A process for taking any idea from concept to creation in a matter of days
- An opportunity to make over 60 new awesome friends!
Do I need to come with an idea?
If you have an idea for a startup, then great! We hope you pitch for the weekend. If you don't have an idea, that's alright! Come and spend the weekend, listen to the ideas being pitched, and see if something piques your interest! The weekend is all about learning about the startup ideation process and learning from each other.
If you have more questions, check out the Startup Weekend First Timers FAQ: http://startupweekend.org/about/firsttimer/ or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Join us for a very special weekend! Get more info at go.startupweekend.org/swsgwomen.
Friday November 10th
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Sunday November 12th
Coaches and Mentors
He enjoys working with Founders and helping them alleviate the challenges of building great companies specifically around the areas of talent, funding and market access.
Founding Partner | VSStory.com
During her studies in psychology and integrated marketing communication at American University of Cairo, she directed the expansion of the world’s largest student organization AIESEC into Egypt and the Middle East. Her contribution made her one of the youngest recipients of AIESEC’s Top 40 Under 40”.
Her career then kicked off coordinating multi-million dollar events, before she moved into helping lay the framework for a Fortune 500 company’s buyout of GE Plastics.
Also passionate about social impact and empowerment, she has helped raise over $50,000 to support women entrepreneurs in East Timor by competing in the world’s toughest mountain bike race and coordinating fundraising efforts.
Yasmine is a renowned TEDx & Keynote Speaker and has been featured in Inc, Under30Ceo, Channel News Asia, Chic Ceo and Huffington Post.
After spending the past decade helping companies scale using relationship-based marketing and sales funnels, she is now works to help visionary companies get more visibility as Founding Partner at VSStory.com
Because in the next 3 years, 80% of internet traffic will be video. Get in touch if you need strategic storytelling to share your vision!
Her past clients include P&G, PWC, Burger King, Essilor, Galderma and more.
In the next 3 years, 80% of internet traffic will be video. Let's strengthen your strategy?
Sang decided to move from Silicon Valley to Singapore to help develop the region's startup ecosystem, bringing his experiences from Been, McKinsey, and Bridgewater Associates with him.
He was the Head of Strategy & Architecture at GIC before moving to Temasek where he is currently the Director of Digital Innovation.
Jessica Chen Riolfi
Head of Asia | TransferWise
Head of Client Relations (FMCG) | Google Malaysia
Daniela holds a Master's Degree in International Culture And Business Studies and over the last 8 years has lead projects in 6 countries.
Founder | Future Flow
Florian travelled around the world, deciding on Singapore to launch his next venture - Flocations, a map based travel inspiration startup. Flocations was admitted in the first batch of JFDI.asia, Asia’s first startup accelerator, and raised funding from SingTel Innov8 and TNF ventures. Flocations was later acquired by Japanese Venture Republic.
Florian now helps entrepreneurs to execute and grow their startups from Seed to Series B with his own venture We are CxO.
Head of Entrepreneur First (Singapore)
COO | e27
Su Anne Mi
Co-Founder & COO | The Great Room
Co-Founder & CEO | Dropee.com
ountry Manager for Southeast Asia | AirBnb
Event Sponsors, and Partners
The Startup Weekend Women - Singapore! 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.
Techstars Startup Weekend Singapore is 100% led by volunteer community leaders.
Learn how to get involved here
Lalitha Wemel is a community architect based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. She is incredibly passionate about fostering entrepreneurship, grassroots leadership, and strong communities. Lalitha has been involved in various startup projects and communities for the better part of the last decade, both in and out of Malaysia. She has a deep love for eloquent minds, adventure, coffee, and travel. She is currently the Regional Manager for Techstars Startup Programs across South East Asia and Oceania, where she works with amazing community leaders to strengthen and empower their local startup ecosystem.
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