Startup Weekend Oxford
Friday, March 22 - 24, 2019
Friday, March 22 - 24, 2019
Event starts at 6:30 pm
Oxford City College
Start something amazing... Build your startup in 54 hours.
In just 54 hours, you will experience the highs, lows, fun, and pressure that make up life at a startup. You'll learn and get involved in building strong foundations for a solid startup (Problem, Business Model, Solution, Market Size, Customers, Value Prop, etc.) You'll meet the very best mentors, investors, cofounders, and sponsors who are ready to coach you, guide you, and share their inspiring knowledge and expertise.
📅 Short schedule:
- Friday night: Pitches and building the teams.
- Saturday: Brainstorming, business plan development, working prototype creation (MVP product), workshop, mentors support & fun!
- Sunday: Final Stretch before the Final Presentations, Awards and Celebration!
📌 Do you need to come with an idea?
If you don't have an idea, that's alright! Among the other ideas pitched, something will strike your interest! The weekend is all about learning about the startup ideation process and learning from each other.
All other industries are welcome to join the above :).
📌 What if I don't know about fintech?
- Access to the full weekend-long event
- Opportunity to pitch your fantastic idea on Friday night
- Tasty meals all weekend (breakfast, lunch and dinner)
- A unique and unforgettable experience: taking an idea from concept to creation in a matter of days!
- Mentored by brilliant and dynamic leaders
- Membership in the Startup Weekend Community (>200K alumni)
- Fun activities and relaxing times
- GOODIES :))))
- Good vibes and love from the organizing team!!
If you don't reside in Oxford already and come from another city, it will be your responsibility to find accommodation. However, we remain at your disposal if you need any support/clarification/advice regarding this point. As a community, we'll do our best to find suitable solutions for everyone. Don't hesitate to drop us a message! (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Friday March 22nd
Saturday March 23rd
Sunday March 24th
With global experience (including London, Geneva and Boston) primarily in startups spanning a range of industries, from tech to digital media, crowdfunding (Crowdcube) and commodities trading, she completed a full-time MBA last year and now works in VC in London.
Georgie is passionate about diversity and inclusion (particularly in VC and entrepreneurship) and founded women’s personal and professional growth network Elevate.
Coaches and Mentors
In 2017 Anton has become CTO of Humaniq - a fintech company working on blockchain 3.0 solution creating a financial marketplace. Humaniq has been selected as a top pick in blockchain in 2018 by TechCrunch. It has also been selected as a top use case by UK Parliament in APPG. Anton and his team have launched the first hybrid blockchain in production.
Since 2017 Anton served as a consultant and a startup tracker across multiple blockchain and fintech startups. In 2018 Anton was invited to serve as a mentor in FasterCapital responsible for tracking and mentoring startups in fintech, blockchain and crypto spaces.
In 2018 became a senior partner in Investment Network Company (INC). INC is leading company that helps startups, organisations and projects related to technology get access to venture capital.
After 15 years of corporate life with Eurocopter, Airbus, Cap Gemini, Ernst Young and Marquis Jet & Netjets, my focus now is on Entrepreneurship. Digital transformation and International Development of fast growing Small and Medium Size businesses (SMEs).
CXB HUB is a strategic consulting and coaching organisation partnering with specialist, innovative plug & play solutions supporting all areas of customer experience.
AviaMediaTech is my holding for investments and consulting services. I enjoy the early stage set up of companies (i have done it more than 5 times) and love the strategic thinking at the Board level. I often do also interim Management C roles (CEO/COO/CCO/CTO/CDO/CMO) to keep my management and leadership skills on the top of the innovation and Technology game. Today I am on the Board of Hiveworks (ex Orange Digital in London/Paris) and Advisor of the CEO of TRAXENS SA in Marseille.
Specialties: Sales, Marketing, Strategy, Business Development, International Affairs, Aerospace Industries, Media industries, Cosmetics and Luxury Industries, Retail and Logistics Industries, IT and software industries, Venture Capital, Human Resources Development and Recruitment, International Internal and External Public Relations &Communication, Start ups, Private Equity and Family Offices backed Companies, Business plans, Corporate Governance, Non Executive Board Members, Emerging Markets investments, Emerging Markets International Expansion
I am committed to delivering client impact by creating and strengthening relationships with both institutional clients and FinTechs. I work closely with clients to help identify areas of collaboration with innovative companies and build new solution offerings.
Event Sponsors, and Partners
The Startup Weekend Oxford 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 Oxford is 100% led by volunteer community leaders.
Learn how to get involved here
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