Next event…

GET A TICKET

University of Economics

Startup Weekend is a 54-hour long marathon which aims to transform your business ideas into ambitious startups with help from successful entrepreneurs. We are part of the largest world-wide community of passionate entrepreneurs with over 500 past events in 250 cities around the world.

The idea alone has no value. The team is the most important part. That’s why we gather developers, designers, marketers and business people to drive innovation in Slovakia.

Check out our blog for more information and reports from past events. And start getting ready ;)

Schedule

Friday

Nov 21
  • Registration Starts
  • Dinner & Networking
  • Welcome & Speakers
  • Pitches Start
  • Attendees vote for the top ideas
  • Teams start forming and discussing ideas
  • Start to formalize teams and take an inventory of skills. Be honest, and direct about what resources and skills are needed for the weekend. You may stay and work as late as the venue will allow

Saturday

Nov 22
  • Arrive, simple breakfast & coffee
  • Teams formed and setting up workspace for the weekend
  • Lunch
  • Call for needs & skills
  • Coaches help teams one-on-one. They are here to help!
  • Dinner
  • Mid weekend check-in, status reports, call for help
  • Finished for the day. You may stay and work as late as the venue will allow

Sunday

Nov 23
  • Arrive, simple breakfast & coffee
  • Call for help (this is self motivated, so don’t be shy)
  • Lunch
  • Coaches arrive… ASK QUESTIONS
  • Gut check. Start prepping for presentations
  • Dinner
  • FINAL PRESENTATIONS
  • Judging & awards
  • Wrapup
  • Go home!
Coaches
Organizers
Vidar Andersen
Juraj Danko
Michal Haruštiak
Lujza Bubánová
Jozef Tvaroška
Jozef Kopáč
Miloš Blaško
Blog

SWB4 memories

by swbratislava

10 new startups, brand new venue, open space working desks, awesome prizes for winners, new (and old) mentors, new faces […]

PF 2013

by swbratislava

End of 2012 is almost there. This year meant a lot for Startup Weekend as we expanded to 2 big […]

A Giant thanks

by swbratislava

It’s been a long run and now it’s over. 3rd Startup Weekend in Bratislava closed the line of special weekends […]