Startup Weekend is Coming to Town!

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Startup Weekend is a great event focused around the core skills of entrepreneurship.  From concept through design and presentation, the weekend teaches core skills to help you understand how to launch a business.   The bonus of the weekend is that you will actually launch a business!! 

Startup Weekend is an intense 54 hour event which focuses on building a web or mobile application which could form the basis of a credible business over the course of a weekend. The weekend brings together people with different skillsets – primarily software developers, graphics designers and business people – to build applications and develop a commercial case around them.

The event is hosted at different cities around the world. Here is an expample of the coming “Global Battle”

First Weekend – November 12-14, 2010

Beirut, Lebanon 
Boston, MA 
Cleveland, IL 
Chicago, IL 
Dallas, TX 
Detroit, MI 
Indianapolis, IN
New York, NY 
Portland, OR 
Seattle, WA 
Sofia, Bulgaria 
Tulsa, OK 

Second Weekend – November 19-21, 2010

Athens, Greece
Bay Area, CA
Chihuahua, Mexico
Columbus, OH
Lexington, KY
Miami, FL – Sponsored by
Sao Paulo, Brazil
Tokyo, Japan
Twin Cities, MN
Washington DC

The weekend has been an amazing place for people to create their dreams and find others to support their ventures. 

  • Software Programmers
  • Graphics Designers
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Marketing Professionals

There have been a series of articles in Forbes magazine outlining these opportunities from the groups TechStars and Y Combinator.    Here is one great example of entrepreneurship 101.

Join the Global Battle in Miami; For registration to StartupWeekend click here:

Participants to the Glabal Battle in Miami will have full support of ActiveFilings’ staff to help them to incorporate their business.