Startup Weekend returns to Fort Lauderdale bigger and better with the addition of Startup Week.


Contact: Marc Lissade
Startup Weekend FTL PR Coordinator
Phone: (754)444-6756
Date: 01/1/2019

TechStars Startup Weekend Fort Lauderdale is the place to build a team, create a prototype of your idea, validate your business idea, and receive feedback from experienced entrepreneurs, investors and experts, all in one weekend. Startup Weekend Fort Lauderdale will be held from Friday February 1st to Sunday February 3rd 2019. Discount codes for admission tickets and more information are available by registering at the website.

Due to the success of last May’s Startup Weekend Fort Lauderdale, the first Startup Week south of Tampa Bay will be held in Fort Lauderdale from January 28th to February 1st 2019. Startup Week Fort Lauderdale is a weeklong celebration of entrepreneurship featuring training, networking and social events designed to support and strengthen the Broward startup ecosystem. Startup Week Fort Lauderdale will immediately precede Startup Weekend Fort Lauderdale in an effort to provide in depth training to Startup Weekend participants and educate the community at large about entrepreneurship. Participants must register at the website.

Startup Weekend Fort Lauderdale
Startup Weekend Fort Lauderdale brings together designers, developers, marketers and startup enthusiasts from across South Florida and beyond to share ideas, form teams and launch business ventures. Participants select ideas with the most promise and make as much progress on the business as possible over the course of three days. In addition, business leaders and mentors are on hand to share insights and experience.

Startup Week Fort Lauderdale
Free workshops, panels, talks, bootcamps, hackathons will be offered in co-working spaces throughout Fort Lauderdale to registered participants during Startup Week Fort Lauderdale. The following 5 workshops tracks: Startup (BMC, MVP, Pitch etc), ScaleUp (Talent acquisition, Marketing etc), Funding (VC funding, ICO etc), Tech (Hackathon, Product demos etc) and Legal (Startup Law, etc) are included on the schedule. A Beer Craft 101 Track will also be offered for a fee.

About Techstars Startup Weekend
Techstars Startup Weekend is a 54-hour event where attendees learn how to build a company in a weekend. Since 2007, Techstars Startup Weekend has taken place in over 150 countries with more than 200,000 alumni. Participants take their product or business idea to the next level and join in a huge worldwide network of entrepreneurs.
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About Techstars Startup Week
Startup Week is a five day, entrepreneur-led, community-run event held in cities around the world to showcase the local startup ecosystem through meetups, gatherings, lectures, discussions and other activities. From those just starting with an idea to others ready for IPO – Startup Week attendees connect with fellow entrepreneurs, corporate allies and community leaders – strengthening the regional startup ecosystem.
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