Startup Weekend EXETER
Friday, November 18 - 20, 2016
Friday, November 18 - 20, 2016
Event starts at 5:30 pm
The Innovation Centre
University of Exeter
HERE'S YOUR CHOICE TO BRING YOUR IDEA TO REALITY IN JUST 54 HOURS!
Have you spotted a problem and see a way to solve it? Do you have an idea you’ve always wanted to test or are you keen to make a difference?
Whatever, the idea for business or for Social good we can help you discover how you can do it:
Join us over the weekend of 18-20th November (Global Entrepreneurial Week) at the University of Exeter Innovation Centre.
There will be loads of great ideas, fab prizes, with the best pitches going forward. Teams form to work on the best ideas. The weekend is backed up by expert facilitators, knowledgeable mentors, and fueled by some great food, all included in the price.
Sign up today! Special Super Early Bird ticket on offer for a limited time only.
To see what Startup Weekend is all about watch this video
Setup for Success Before/After Startup Weekend
Friday November 18th
Saturday November 19th
Sunday November 20th
20. Investor, Serial Entrepreneur, World Traveller.
Developer with over 1000000 users of his apps,
Have a knack for executing innovative stuff
If you’ve got ideas for your own product or company, Evan will .be a welcome inspiration. He’s both a motivational and entertaining speaker. He made his money thanks to several of his own projects, and at the moment, he invests in another nine.“Using creativity, ideas and magic, he builds products in a way you’ll never forget.” –evanluthra.com
Dedicated to helping UK-based entrepreneurs raise finance to start or grow their business, Crowdcube is the world’s first crowdfunding website that gives investors real equity in the companies they fund. Crowdcube also enables debt finance for more established businesses via mini-bonds. Crowdcube uses the web-based notion of ‘crowdfunding’ where a community of like minded people pool their money and knowledge together to back an idea, business or person.
Antonia's private practice background is in corporate finance, private equity, acquisitions, sales, MBO’s, MBI’s.
Coaches and Mentors
It's 2014 and web browsers aren't just for displaying carefully, or carelessly, styled graphics and text. We can load data into the browser and manipulate it, share it, and admire it. Let's do science in the browser.
Chalotte is Founder of physidigi - a physical form for digital media. Physidigi sound, physidigi ebooks, physidigi media are innovative ways to buy, give and share digital stuff.
My role is to deliver powerful, unique, and usable software; an accomplished CTO, Head of Development and Architect. With 10 years of software management behind me; I have become recognized for leading, recruiting and managing cross functional development teams of programming, quality assurance and user experience (UX). I focus on getting the best out of people, code-traceability and process improvement. I have a proven track record of delivering software development projects on time and budget. With work within the company's leadership team to defining strategic goals and improving customers users' experience. On large sales I will also provide technical pre-sales support for sales, and consultancy practices. Working directly with clients including large enterprises and financial services customers.
Throughout my career I have had success providing consultancy, analysis and advice on the web applications, internet security, internet spidering and monitoring, data warehousing, brand management and brand protection software.
Racal in the 70's, co designed Jaguar, the worlds first PRBG covert military digital comms equipment.
Then Phillips, running their microelectronic design facility in the UK.
Then I bought out Gothic Crellon from Thorn EMI, ran that for a while, again installing a semi-custom design facility.
Next London with Silicon Publishing, we designed the worlds first portable 5 language TALKING translator - with 1980's tech !!! !!!
Then Innovations, technical director , designing and manufacturing all those things you never knew you needed !
Then set up Innovision R and T ltd, where we grew quickly, picking up design contracts and developing technologies for int. companies .
There I invented DataPals RFID, and licensed it to Lucas Films for the 1990's Star Wars toys.
It was this technology that then became NFC, which resulted in the floatation of Innovision on Aim in 2001, and the eventual sale to Broadcomm a few years back.
Event Sponsors, and Partners
The Startup Weekend EXETER 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 Exeter is 100% led by volunteer community leaders.
Learn how to get involved here
Previously I've overseen the Techstars startup communities across Europe and I've lead the marketing efforts of JA Europe. Passionate about entrepreneurship education and innovation, with expertise in community building, project management, brand development, events and campaign management, partner relations and stakeholder engagement.
Strong believer in the #givefirst mentality!
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