Stockholm Startup Weekend: Social Innovation
Friday, March 18 - 20, 2016
Friday, March 18 - 20, 2016
Event starts at 6:00 pm
Helping by doing!
It starts with ideas pitching, teams formation, prototype development; it continues with coaching sessions with mentors during Saturday and Sunday. The event finishes on Sunday evening with final presentations and winners' award ceremony. This time hackathon will have a social focus, but as usual - all the ideas are welcome!
This time hackathon will have three tracks:
1) General ideas track
2) Social innovations track
3) Solutions for new members of our community track (new members here can be anyone from work/love immigrants to asylum seekers).
Let's together create positive changes in our society with help of effective IT tools!
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Setup for Success Before/After Startup Weekend
Friday March 18th
Saturday March 19th
Sunday March 20th
Founder & Director Impact Hub Stockholm
ImpactHub supports building ecosystems to drive collaboration and entrepreneurial innovation around the Global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) through locally rooted Impact Hubs, as well as partners and allied networks.
Spoiler: Top three winners in Stockholm will receive a prize from ImpactHub!
Henrik Storm Dyrssen
MD @Leksell Social Ventures
Community developer, Entrepreneur, Advisor, Coach & Mentor. Startup Grind Sweden Director
Coaches and Mentors
Co-Founder, Social Capital Forum
A Startup Weekend Stockholm mentor since 2015, Andrew Hennigan is based in Stockholm and founded his first consulting company in 2007. He speaks mostly about communicating innovative ideas, influencing skills for entrepreneurs, high-impact speaking for busy people and professional networking for entrepreneurs. Recently he done lectures, seminars and workshops at the Stockholm School of Entrepreneurship, Impact Invest, Hyper Island, Karolinska Institutet, Chalmers University, Lund University and many corporate clients. He is a speaker coach at TEDxStockholm since 2015 and has been a pitch coach or mentor at Startup Weekend Stockholm and Create Squared. As a writer he does some freelance journalism and ghost-writes speeches, articles and books for other people. He has also written a book about professional networking and is currently working on two other book projects.
CSR/sustainability consultant, communications advisor, long distance runner.
Research manager @Refugee Tech, PhD candidate @ KTH
Founder @Refugee Tech, Investment Analyst at Serendipity Professionals
Milad also work as an Investment Analyst at Serendipity Group, where he focuses on the acquisition processes and various projects within the Group’s portfolio companies, working as a consultant.
Niss Jonas Carlsson
Chairman & Founder of Språkkraft - Head of Education at Plotagon AB
Event Sponsors, and Partners
The Stockholm Startup Weekend: Social Innovation 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 Stockholm is 100% led by volunteer community leaders.
Learn how to get involved here