Startup Weekend EDU New Orleans

    Friday, May 6 - 8, 2016


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Startup Weekend EDU New Orleans

Friday, May 6 - 8, 2016



Friday, May 6 - 8, 2016
Event starts at 6:30 pm

Loyola University

New Orleans, LA

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EVENT SCHEDULE

Friday May 6th


6:30 pm
Registration
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
Voting
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 7th


9:00 am
Breakfast
Arrive, simple breakfast & coffee


9:30 am
Begin Work
Teams formed and setting up workspace for the weekend


12:00 pm
Lunch


1:00 pm
Check-In
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
Dinner


7:30 pm
Check-In
After-dinner check-in, status reports, call for help


10:00 pm
Wrap-Up
Finished for the day. You may stay and work as late as the venue will allow

Sunday May 8th


9:00 am
Breakfast
Arrive, simple breakfast & coffee


10:00 am
Check-In
Coaches arrive. Final opportunity to ask questions


12:00 pm
Lunch


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
Dinner


5:00 pm
Final Presentations


7:30 pm
Judging & Awards


8:30 pm
Wrap-Up


9:00 pm
Go Home!



Organizing Team

Techstars Startup Weekend New Orleans is 100% led by volunteer community leaders.
Learn how to get involved here

  • Dave
    Guilford
  • Chris
    Groh

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Chris Groh

Chris is a Startup Weekend veteran organizing and facilitating Startup Weekend New Orleans for the past few years. He’s also an aviation geek and cofounder of a non-profit organization which helps connect aviation startups to industry influencers. Growing up in New Orleans, he’s never met a shell fish he wouldn’t eat and he always knows “where you got dem shoes.”


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