Startup Weekend Košice 2016
Friday, April 22 - 24, 2016
Friday, April 22 - 24, 2016
Event starts at 4:30 pm
University Library of Technical University of Košice
Boženy Němcovej 7
Friday April 22nd
Saturday April 23rd
Sunday April 24th
the second largest employer in Kosice (3700+ employees). His responsibilities span from financial management, strategy development all the way to the implementation of the strategic goals and objectives of the organization. He is also responsible for Finance and Controlling Shared Service Center which recently employs up to 140
Marek Resovsky is a graduate of the Technical University of Košice in Finance, Banking and Investments.
He is actively involved in the development of University science park Technicom and establishing the startup ecosystem at Technical university of Kosice.
Coaches and Mentors
Based on Matej’s prior business development experience from Silicon Valley (expansion of Slovak startups nicereply.com and qualityunit.com to US) he’s working hands on with the current portfolio companies on their go-to-market strategies, pitch decks and product strategies. Matej has also organized the first three Startup Weekends in Slovakia, won the national Startup Awards in 2011, co-founded Startup Camps (monthly meetups in 5 Slovak/Czech cities), hosted StartupSummit in Prague (250+ attendants from CEE) and has been active in evangelizing startups and entrepreneurship on Slovak universities and in media.
Can help you with: Business development, pitching, fundraising, tech stack, product design
Active in the Slovak startup scene, regular Startup Weekend mentor and mentor at Pioneers festival.
Has experience in digital marketing, consumer software distribution, performance marketing, software engineering and digital security.
Can help you with: how to win SW, market research, customer interviews, marketing, presentation, validation.
Can help you with: Communication, presentation, marketing, acquisition and retention, attracting the masses or just getting the first customers on board.
On a less crazy side, she can help with: presentation, target group identification and segmentation, market research, customer / user experience review, business case & logic, shaping your narrative, stakeholder management, strategy.
Can help you with: project and product organization, agile mentoring, lean canvas, validation of business idea, medical domain.
Can help you with: financial and budget analyses, networking, validation
Martin will be able to support you in consult your initial idea, trough design and development of your application, up to topics of deployment, security and sizing of your production environment.
Can help you with: business modelling, marketing strategy and overall business strategy
He has won the Global Networker award in Japan, is president of the Slovak marketing association (member of UNWTO) and member of the American marketing association, European marketing confederation and the Junior Chamber International, where he became the first slovak JCI Senator.
His current research interests includes the area of business succession, online reputation and e-commerce, its methods in theory as well as in practice. He is actively involved in several European research consortia to tackle these issues. Research is carried out either in the field of small and medium enterprises or within the tourism sector.
Can help you with: marketing strategies, branding, central Europe entrepreneurial environment, connection on the academic institution and research consortia.
Can help you with: idea validation, networking, project development
Event Sponsors, and Partners
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