Ever wondered what it takes to be an entrepreneur?
Attending Startup Weekend is a good starting point!
Startup Weekend is a global concept, running in around 500 places around the world! Watch the official promo video: http://vimeo.com/32424882 Startup Weekend Aarhus is a fun 54 hour event of business model creation, coding, designing, and market validation, organized to sparkle up the startup spirit in the city of Aarhus, Denmark. It is held twice a year – once in the spring and once in the fall period, so don’t forget to check on news when the next event is. For the most recent updates, follow on our Startup Weekend Aarhus fan page: http://www.facebook.com/swaarhus Startup Weekend Aarhus Health is a SW event with the topic of health- and welfare. It aims to bring focus on innovations in the medical industry and to support new disrupting startups from the industry.
Who should you attend?
It’s a great experience for everyone. But if you have a business idea, this is your chance to go ahead with it and form an awesome team! Or if you are simply an entrepreneurial passionate but with still no idea, you can come and join someone’s else team! It’s all about the start-up spirit!
Why should you attend a SW event?
Well, call us biased, but we think that there are dozens of reasons why you should come to a Startup Weekend! Since we know your time is valuable, we’ll only list the top eight: Education: Startup Weekends are all about learning through the act of creating. Don’t just listen to theory, build your own strategy and test it as you go. Build your network: This isn’t just a happy-hour. Startup Weekend attracts your community’s best makers and do-ers. By spending a weekend working to build scalable companies that solve real-world problems, you will build long-lasting relationships and possibly walk away with a job or even an investor. Co-Founder Dating: We all know it’s not just about the idea – it’s about the team. Startup Weekend is hands down the best way to find someone you can actually launch a startup with. Learn a new skill: Step outside of your comfort zone. With a whole weekend dedicated to letting your creative juices flow, Startup Weekends are perfect opportunities to work on a new platform, learn a new programming language, or just try something different. Actually launch a business: Over 36% of Startup Weekend startups are still going strong after 3 months. Roughly 80% of participants plan on continuing working with their team or startup after the weekend. Get face time with thought leaders: Local tech and startup leaders participate in Startup Weekends as coaches and judges. Get some one-on-one time with the movers and shakers in your community. Save money & get stuff: Startup Weekends typically cost between $45 and $80. Your ticket covers seven meals, snack, access to exclusive resources from our sponsors, and of course, all the coffee you can drink. Join a global community: Join over 45,000 Startup Weekend alumni, all on a mission to change the world.