• What we’ll do
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About Columbus Startup Weekend: Columbus Startup Weekends are 54-hour events designed to provide superior experiential education for technical and non-technical entrepreneurs. Beginning with Friday night pitches and continuing through brainstorming, business plan development, and basic prototype creation, Columbus Startup Weekends culminate in Sunday night demos and presentations. Participants create working startups during the event and are able to collaborate with like-minded individuals outside of their daily networks. All teams hear talks by industry leaders and receive valuable feedback from local entrepreneurs. The weekend is centered around action, innovation, and education. Whether you are looking for feedback on an idea, a co-founder, specific skill sets, or a team to help you execute, Columbus Startup Weekends are the perfect environment in which to test your idea and take the first steps towards launching your own startup.

At Startup Weekend: You’ll get to work alongside some of the top entrepreneurs, designers, coders, and innovators in Central Ohio. Columbus Startup Weekend is the place to look for a team, create a prototype of your idea, validate your business idea, and receive feedback from experienced entrepreneurs, all in one weekend.

Bring lots of energy! You’ll pitch your own idea or listen to others, then vote on the most interesting ideas and form teams with diverse skill sets. You can come with friends, but you’ll get the full experience if you participate in separate teams. Remember, it’s all about the team.

Your idea should be something you have not previously worked on. The idea you pitch and the problem you set out to solve can span social, educational, financial, environmental, or other issues. Over the course of the weekend you’ll be challenged to create a prototype of your MVP, or minimum viable product, that fits the needs of your target customer. You’ll get feedback, iterate, and likely pivot your approach entirely!

Early Bird Tickets are available for a limited time! ($49 instead of full price of $99)

What’s included:

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
More info to come in the coming weeks in regards to parking options downtown.

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