Startup Weekend Columbus
Friday, February 9 - 11, 2018
Friday, February 9 - 11, 2018
Event starts at 6:30 pm
107 S High St
Startup Weekend Columbus Returns!
Early Bird Tickets are available for a limited time! ($75 instead of full price of $99)
- A weekend long event to build and launch a business concept with a collaborative team
- Space to work for the weekend at the beautiful Lumos Accelerator office in the heart of Downtown Columbus
- Invaluable access to a community of entrepreneurs, mentors, and experts (even more coming soon!)
- 3 dinners, 2 lunches, 2 breakfasts (We feed you good food.)
- A sweet t-shirt
- All the coffee, soda, energy drinks, and water you could ever need
- An amazing experience and chance to get a taste of the startup world
We look forward to you joining us for another great event! In the meantime, also check out our blog at columbus.up.co.
(psssst, students! - use promo code STUDENT for $50 tickets. Student Photo ID required on the day of event)
Latest Blog Updates
Friday February 9th
Saturday February 10th
Sunday February 11th
Matt is an advisor and founding partner of Root Insurance. He’s also an angel investor in tech accelerators, including Lumos Innovation, in which he has run, co-founded and/or mentored nearly 50 startups. Matt also work’s with Singularity University helping global corporations on disruptive innovation.
Having previously worked for Fair Isaac and Experian, Matt has an affinity for big data, predictive analytics; and a growing interest in artificial intelligence and machine learning.
Bob has a BS in economics from the University of Oregon and a JD degree from the University of Oregon School of Law, where he graduated first in his class.
Bob practiced law for 13 years and then made a career change, joining a telecom startup that was acquired in the late nineties by WorldCom. Since then, he has led several software startups, and started a venture fund. He’s advised software companies, been an angel investor and a board member to a number of startups.
Coaches and Mentors
I hold an MS in Computer Science from University of Washington, and a BS in Computer Science from The Ohio State University. If you're a former colleague, manager, or just a passionate software engineer, I'm always interested in hearing from you.
Director of Test Engineering
Senior UX Researcher, Team Lead
VP Strategic Initiatives
Director of State Auto Labs
Haley has spent time working in Product Management where she gained experience underwriting and pricing insurance products. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Actuarial Science from The Ohio State University.
Director of Design & UX
Event Sponsors, and Partners
The Startup Weekend Columbus 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 Columbus is 100% led by volunteer community leaders.
Learn how to get involved here