Startup Weekend Education

Startup Weekend Education

Fri, May 11th, 2018 - 08:00 - Sat, May 12th, 2018 - 16:00
Startup Weekend Education

Do you have an idea for a startup? Are you interested in learning the
skills to turn that idea into a reality?

As part of Startup Weekend Education - a two day event focusing on
entrepreneurial skills development of teachers / lecturers / trainers
equipping and empowering them with the tools and knowledge to
educate our young leaders of tomorrow.

We are inviting entrepreneurs (and would be entrepreneurs) to
be part of the Startup Weekend. Come and build out your idea at
Startup Weekend Education.

During the event, you will be immersed in the startup and innovation culture, complementing your existing academic knowledge with the practical application of entrepreneurship. The two days will provide teachers with life changing opportunities to further enable and empower your students to future proof careers of tomorrow.

Startup Weekend Education aims include:
? Equip, empower and motivate regional teachers with entrepreneurial skills to impart to students as they work towards future proofing their career
? Development of soft skills to share with students and improve students’ employability skills, including but not limited to:
• pitching • problem solving • agile planning
• ideas screening • market validation • minimum viable product development
? Provide connection into the start-up ecosystem for their students, our budding entrepreneurs of tomorrow
? Provide a regional forum where mentors, industry specialists, educators and local entrepreneurs can collaborate and network
? Provide access and opportunity to assisting students to develop and commercialise innovative products and services
? Provide access and opportunity to teachers and students for further experience-based learning through incubators and innovation hubs such as theSPACE Australasia
? Build team cohesion and entrepreneurial community across multiple schools

For registrations visit: http://communities.techstars.com/events/12712

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