Event Details

Event Schedule

Friday:

  • 17:00 – Registration starts
  • 18:00 - Welcome & Speakers
  • 20:00 - Pitches Start
  • 20:30 - Attendees vote for the top ideas
  • 21:00 – Supper & Networking
  • 21:15 – Teams start forming and discussing ideas. 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.
  • 22:00 – Networking Party with mentors (venue will be announced during event)

Saturday

  • 9:00 – Arrive, simple breakfast & coffee
  • 9:30 – Teams formed and setting up workspace for the weekend
  • 11:00 – Mentors’ training (only for mentors & judges)
  • 12:00 – Lunch
  • 12:30 – Call for needs & skills
  • 13:00 – Mentors help teams one-on-one. They are here to help!
  • 17:00 – Dinner
  • 18:00 – Mid weekend check-in, status reports, call for help
  • 00:00 – Finished for the day. You may stay and work as late as the venue will allow.

Sunday

  • 9:00 – Arrive, simple breakfast & coffee
  • 10:00 – Call for help (this is self motivated, so don’t be shy)
  • 11:30 – Pitch training
  • 12:00 – Lunch
  • 13:00 - Mentors arrive… ASK QUESTIONS
  • 15:00 – Gut check. Start preparing for presentations
  • 16:00 – Dinner
  • 17:00 – FINAL PRESENTATIONS
  • 19:00 – Judging & awards
  • 20:00 – Wrapup
  • 21:00 – Go home!