Startup Weekend Corvallis
Friday, November 13 - 15, 2015
Friday, November 13 - 15, 2015
Event starts at 6:00 pm
2751 SW Jefferson Way
Ever wondered what it takes to be an entrepreneur?
Thank you for participating in Willamette Startup Weekend!
Congratulations to our teams and to the winners!
Grand Prize: The Perfect Fin @ThePerfectFin
Runners Up: dEATS
2nd Runners Up: uTutor @OSU2TR
Swift Cycle - A Rental network for bikes, using quick, easy and dry rental station strategically placed around campus (or around a city)
SMART Sustainable Material - Smart textile (self-controlled temperature under variable environments and surroudings)
2TR - A service to connect struggling student with tutors
Oregon Aquaculture Company - Selling bacon-flavored seaweed
dEATS - A service similar to Groupon but for flash deals with restaurants or x
The Perfect Fin - A business model that will be based around creating cost effective surfboard fins so that surfers can try out and determine which fin is the best for them without spending a lot of money
eThought - The birthplace of new idea and inventions (website)
Prequel - Allow people to make their own stories - story telling game engine
Corvallis, Benton County, and the surrounding Mid-Willamette Valley is prime startup country
This region is where startups thrive! From creative enterprises, to software startups, to technology spin-offs from OSU, Hewlett-Packard, and other research centers, the Mid-Willamette Valley has a strong entrepreneurial community. Resources abound for helping Corvallis startups grow and thrive.
- Build your team
- Develop your product/service
- Find funding for operations
- Build your marketing and sales
- Choose a business location
- Get advice and mentoring
The Best parking options to reach Austin Hall are off 30th street. If you are driving, please use Harrison or Western to turn onto 30th and locate any of open lots along that street. There is also the parking garage on 36th and Washington. Parking on campus after 5PM on Weekdays and over the Weekend is free, provided you are parking in a student or staff spot and not a special reserved spot like a service vehicle or loading zone space.
Please refer to the OSU parking map: http://transportation.oregonstate.edu/parking/maps
Friday November 13th
Saturday November 14th
Sunday November 15th
Dean of the College of Business at OSU
She previously served Vice President and University Dean of Entrepreneurship and Innovation at Arizona State University.
In her position at Arizona State, Dr. Montoya has been responsible for advancing entrepreneurship and innovative collaborative initiatives across the ASU campuses. She also has served as dean of the College of Technology & Innovation at that campus, and vice provost of the ASU Polytechnic campus.
Coaches and Mentors
Event Sponsors, and Partners
The Startup Weekend Corvallis 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 Willamette is 100% led by volunteer community leaders.
Learn how to get involved here
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