Grab your ticket now for this Fall’s Portland Startup Weekend – November 16-18th, 2012. Whether you have a business idea or a skill that is necessary in building a successful startup, this is an event aspiring entrepreneurs should not miss! This exclusive event is an exciting opportunity to be part of the action taking innovative business ideas from concept to launch in 54 hours. It could change the course of your career, it could change your life! Local CEOs, founders and startup veterans will be on-hand to provide expertise and share their experiences in the fast-paced world of technology startups.
Registration is now open to a limited number of participants across three categories: “Hackers” (Developers – engineers/coders/developers; anyone that can and will write code), “Hipsters” (Designers – anyone with a background in design/graphics/user experiences) and “Hustlers” (Non-technical – business, marketing, PR, or anyone else with a non-technical background). Here’s registration link: http://www.eventbrite.com/event/4262527334. The event will be hosted again at PSU Business Accelerator, our platinum sponsor.
Ticket price for the entire weekend is $85, which includes meals, meeting space for breakout teams, mentoring/coaching, networking and more! See full tentative schedule on our home page, along with additional information and breaking news about the event. Also, come join us on Facebook (Facebook.com/PDXSW) and Twitter (@pdxsw). Get your ticket now, then come join the conversation and spread the word about Portland Startup Weekend!
To get the most out of Startup Weekend, please plan to sign-up for “Boot Camp” the Saturday before on November 10th from Noon-6pm at Oregon Business Technology Center (OTBC) in Beaverton. Boot Camp will cover everything you need to know about Startup Weekend, give you an opportunity to meet fellow participants and organizers, and of course includes time for pitch practice. Tickets for Boot Camp are being sold separately for $10 each.