Author Archives: swtechvalley

PitchFire and Presentations

On Friday night at 7:20pm, 20-40 individuals will be presenting their ideas at the Tech Valley Startup Weekend to be held at GrandSlam Alley 500 Federal 4th Floor.  On Sunday night at 5:00pm you’ll be able to see what these … Continue reading

Posted in Articles | Comments Off on PitchFire and Presentations

Participants – Get your pitches ready!

What to bring Laptop Business cards Something to take notes on Lots of energy Pitches Pitches on Friday night be in a “pitch-fire” format, which means you will have just 60 seconds to get the audience interested in your idea. … Continue reading

Posted in Articles | Comments Off on Participants – Get your pitches ready!

Judging Criteria

The Startup Weekend judging criteria is broken up into three sections. Teams are judged according to the following 3 criteria (weighed equally):   Business Model
The heart of it all. If you haven’t got answers to these questions, you’ve spent too … Continue reading

Posted in Articles | Comments Off on Judging Criteria

Getting Ready for your Pitch?????

Getting ready for Start Up Weekend, Some FAQ to all our participants. What types of ideas should I be ready to pitch? Most of the ideas are web-based or mobile applications. Generally, ideas which involve creating a physical product do … Continue reading

Posted in Articles | Comments Off on Getting Ready for your Pitch?????