As a member of your startup community, you agree to be inclusive of any and all people and their ideas. Tickets are not sold out yet. It creates a forum for creators and idealists to gain insight while being a relevant, real-time experience for growing a business as well as expanding their resumes, portfolios, and networks. Do you have an idea you'd like to pursue or a problem you'd like to solve but don't know where to start or who to start with? I influence organizations to adopt a learning culture, building operational effectiveness across disciplines and levels. He has been producing, directing and designing various forms of media since 1986.
There is a very large and active entrepreneurial and startup community in Santa Barbara, as well as a large development and design communities. Sign up before it is too late! Our intention is that you meet some amazing people that you might actually start a company with, build relationships with coaches, and learn from your peers. Beginning with Friday night pitches and continuing through brainstorming, business plan development, and basic prototype creation, Techstars Startup Weekends culminate in Sunday night demos and presentations. Student Discount Codes Full time students can pick their school or program to get 50% off a ticket. So what is a Startup Weekend? His passion continued through a decade at Walt Disney Imagineering designing theme park attractions.
You'll get feedback, iterate, and likely pivot your approach entirely! Entrepreneur, educator, angel investor and business executive with roots in information technology. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load 12. Furthermore, her boutique investment banking firm, has coached investor presentations and entrepreneurs for over 20 years working closely with venture capitalists and other investors, and has served as a Judge for numerous investor presentation competitions across United States. Kevin is an inventor and an entrepreneur. An unexpected temperature drop caught Santa Barbara's Warming Center unawares, and unopen. For the sixth time on the South Coast, Startup Weekend Santa Barbara is happening, but this time at the Sandbox, 414 Olive St. He is the founder of Hub 81, an award-winning digital marketing agency.
You agree to act professionally, treat everyone with respect, and treat the event facilities with proper care. What's in it for you? You can find the exact legal terms on our but to summarize, we want to share your success with the world. I work with senior executives, leading design firms, and founders to bridge design innovation and business strategy to find growth opportunities. Santa Barbara has an interesting community of businesses, entrepreneurs, and universities that are generating ideas and innovation daily. I develop working partnerships with senior management, business leaders, and community stakeholders to identify strategic needs, engage resources and design optimal solutions. The codes are on the event website.
Organizer and Sandbox founder Kyle Ashby says Startup Weekend is a business community-focused event to develop ideas to solve problems, create innovative products and launch new enterprises. Kyle is an active advisor to startup companies and has taught classes in marketing, innovation, and entrepreneurship at the University of California Santa Barbara, and Antioch University Santa Barbara. She is currently at Evidation Health, a company focused on using data and technology to improve health care outcomes. How does Startup Weekend work? Startup Weekend is a three-day startup accelerator event that encourages a fun and engaging environment for startup enthusiasts of all backgrounds. Every other good math person was doing engineering so I guess that looked like my best option. Jose previously served as the President of the Latino Startup Alliance, a Silicon Valley based organization helping to accelerate Latino led tech ventures. Startup Weekend returns to the Santa Barbara area November 14, 15, and 16, 2014.
Why do you think Santa Barbara is ripe for one of these? Apologies for any inconvenience this may cause. I was good at math so always thought I would do something with that but never knew remotely what that would be. It all ends at about 9 p. Kyle was a Startup America Champion and is a founding member of a national Startup Community Building Organization called the Startup Champions Network. After the ideas are picked, teams form and ideas are worked on throughout the weekend. The public is welcome to attend a free informational meeting Oct. Obviously, Santa Barbara Startup Weekend needs image optimization as it can save up to 48.
Jose has been active as an advisor and teacher in the entrepreneurial community, mentoring at a variety of leading launchpad events focused on new venture formation, prototyping and accelerating new business. A passionate and visionary leader with immersive experience bringing ideas to life. I was one of the only kids to ever get a year ahead in engineering courses so I took the hardest engineering courses during my second year when I was also vice president of Sigma Nu. The weekend is centered around action, innovation, and education. Helena is a former mathematician, turned software engineer. Startup Weekend is coming back to Santa Barbara July 28-30. Wang is author to more than 50 technical publications and inventor on over 100 patents.
Reasons We're Proud to be Gauchos No. Startup Weekends are 54-hour events where developers, designers, marketers, product managers, and startup enthusiasts come together to share ideas, form teams, build products, and launch startups. Refund Polic y: No refunds will be granted within 7 days of the event if food and drink have already been ordered. Kyle organized the first four Startup Weekends in Santa Barbara and has facilitated Startup Weekends globally as part of TechStars. Terms of Participation Agreement: It is our job to provide you with an incredible networking and learning opportunity. Teams present their new businesses and a working prototype in front of a panel of judges on Sunday. Apologies for any inconvenience this may cause.
He is the founder of Hub 81, an award-winning digital marketing agency. By purchasing a ticket to a Techstars Startup Weekend event, you are agreeing to our and. Still have questions, feel free to reach us at santabarbara startupweekend. Jose is the founder of Santa Maria Valley Tech santamariavalley. What sorts of people are you hoping to attract? Business ideas are presented Friday night, and participants and attendees vote on their favorites to continue. The idea you pitch and the problem you set out to solve can span social, educational, financial, environmental, or other issues. What do you need to bring? They struggled to get their jobs at the Post Office and make a living.