Put 55 entrepreneurs, developers, and designers together in one room and they'll establish a Startup Enterprise in 54 hours (with mentors, tools, food and stationery provided of course)!
Here is the list of mentors, their superpowers, conveniently organised in their 'SuperPower Team' so that you know who to call on for what.
Meet Leonie, with this being her fifth time mentoring, she knows Startup Weekend more than your average Joe (or should I say Jane) and is ready to help get some ideas off the ground!
This is one entrepreneur you’ll want to meet - Laura is a founder, investor and mentor in deep tech start-ups - intellectual property rich and bleeding edge opportunities
She’s all about social entrepreneurship - meet Kristen; a writer, producer, and social entrepreneur who has crossed the fence to join the impact investing scene.
An entrepreneur, investor, director and trustee. Steve knows the value of money and the power it can have when used to grow ideas that do good into sustainable innovations.
It’s been a year since eight awesome concepts were developed into enterprises at Tauranga Startup Weekend 2017. Let’s check them out!
Connectivity, sharing and support are all that’s needed to make change happen. And Tauranga Startup Weekend is just perfect to accelerate this.
In the same amount of time, I started up a new business with a team of strangers… and more than 210,000 others have done the same all over the world.
TGASW17 multi-skilled mentors bring a wealth of experience, skills and perspectives to the event.
Born in Hong Kong, grew up in NYC and currently hanging around Tauranga looking for the next big opportunity!
Annie Romanos helps entrepreneurs get into the right mindset to take the right next steps in order to get their brilliant selves and ideas off the ground.
Getting energy from ideas and solving problems bring Christian to the event.
Mid August: Entrepreneurs EverywhereWhat is Startup Weekend? Toolkit and pitching introduction.
27 August: Social InnovationWhat is social innovation and why does it matter? Discussion and workshop.
13 September: Entrepreneurs EverywhereStartup Weekend Reunion: where are you at? Where to now with your business idea?