CU-Boulder Startup Weekend set for May 14-16 during annual Boulder Startup Week

By: InnovatioNews Friday March 7, 2014 0 comments Tags: Andrew Hyde, Boulder, Boulder Startup Week, David Mandell, Ingrid Alongi, Jim Franklin, Jud Valeski, Zach Nies

BOULDER - CU-Boulder Startup Weekend will be held  from May 14-16 and feature teams of young entrepreneurs formed around creating viable startup business models.

Participants create working startups during the 54-hour event, hear talks by industry experts and receive feedback from established local entrepreneurs.

Speakers include Andrew Hyde, founder of the Seattle-based Startup Weekend movement, and Zach Nies, Rally Software chief technologist.

Judges for the weekend include Jim Franklin, SendGrid CEO; David Mandell, PivotDesk CEO; Jud Valeski, Gnip CTO; and Ingrid Alongi, QuickLeft CEO.

The event will be held at Spark Boulder, 1310 College Ave.

CU-Boulder Startup Weekend will be held during the annual Boulder Startup Week, May 12-16, and just ahead of the inaugural Fort Collins Startup Week, May 20-24.

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