Event Schedule

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Startup Weekend Ideas Week
October 14-16, 2011, Excelerate Labs
820 West Jackson Blvd Suite 700 Chicago, IL 60661
Friday 5:30pm-Sunday 9pm

Friday:
5:30 pm – Registration starts (pizza served)
6:30 pm – Kickoff talk with Troy Henikoff
7:00 pm – Pitches Begin – (60 seconds per person)
8:15 pm – Attendees vote for the top ideas, form teams

Saturday:
9:00am – Doors open. Breakfast & coffee
9:30am – Teams continue working. Mentors arrive and begin working with teams.
12:00pm –  Lunch

12:15 pm – Talk from Erin Borreson — Working with Designers

12:30 pm – Talk From Brian Wong — Being a student Entrepreneur

6:30pm – Dinner
7:30pm – Informal Mid weekend check-in/status report
10:30pm- SW Ideas Week Social/Mixer (can continue to work if you want)

 

Sunday:
9:00am – Doors open. Breakfast & coffee.
9:30am- Teams continue working, Mentors arrive, etc.
12:00pm – Lunch
5:00pm – Talk from Brad Keywell
7:30pm – Judging & awards
9:00pm – The end!