Startup Weekend Stockholm

    Friday, May 16 - 18, 2014

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  2. Schedule
  3. Speakers
  4. Judges
  5. Coaches and Mentors
  6. Sponsors
  7. Organizing Team
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Startup Weekend Stockholm

Friday, May 16 - 18, 2014

Friday, May 16 - 18, 2014
Event starts at 6:30 pm


Stockholm, Sweden

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Friday May 16th

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 May 17th

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 May 18th

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!


Fredrik Sträng

Event Judges

Tyler Crowley
CEO of Skweal

Tyler Crowley is the organizer and host of the very popular monthly STHLM TECH MEETUP and executive producer of the LAUNCH Festival. Tyler is also CEO of Skweal and consultant to many governments including Stockholm on growing startup communities.

Tony Friede
Programme Manager Services and ICT Division

I have over 15 years experience bringing new technologies to market and
leading telecommunications, CRM and organisational change assignments. These skills are currently being employed within VINNOVA's Information and Communications Technology division (Sweden's Innovation Agency) where my passions for entrepreneurs, technology and leadership are fully engaged most every day. 

Marta Sjögren

Coaches and Mentors

Tim He

Vasilis Mavroudis
Founder of Guerilla Office

Entrepreneur and lover of all things awesome! Has experience from working with small companies to large multinational corporations and good to have around during a crisis. Proud founder of Guerilla Office.

Marwan Ayache
External Relations Manager and the Stockholm School of Entrepreneurship

Marwan is a theoretical entrepreneur and pitch language militant with a background in English language / linguistics. He's mentored over half a dozen Startup Weekends and over fifty startups in the process. In his free time he enjoys swimming in the deep end of the Stockholm startup scene. His fanaticism for the English language and love for startup culture means he's the perfect person to tell you how to debug your English code and pitch your way to galactic supremacy.

Pejman Dashtinejad
Co-founder of 46elk

Entrepreneur, start-up mentor and public speaker. ٌWhile Pejman has experience of working in companies like Google but his lifetime passion of entrepreneurship has made him to follow the dream of launching his own company in Sweden.

Mikael Andersson

Siam Choudhury

Christian Jensen

Calle Erlandsson

Urban Falk

Ruben Flam

Sidney Evans

Global Business Strategy and Innovation Advisor

Joakim Svärdh

Axel Eriksson
Rapid Prototyping Workshop Leader

3D printing consultant working with 3D modelling and 3D printing for both industrial and personal use.

Event Sponsors, and Partners

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

  • Mei
  • Jon
  • Chiara
  • Laura


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Event Blog

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