April 7th, 2017
Arrive at the venue and get checked-in
Eat food, share ideas, practice pitches, get to know fellow participants.
Review agenda for the weekend and introduce speakers, coaches, and community leaders.
If you have an idea, now's the time to share it with the group - you'll have one minute.
Vote for your three favorite pitches. The ideas with the most votes will be the businesses teams work on for the weekend.
Now that the ideas have been chosen, show off your skills and experience to the ideas you want to work on until they pick you for their team.
It's time to get to work! Flesh out what exactly your idea is and make a plan of how you're going to validate your idea You may stay and work as late as the venue will allow
April 8th, 2017
Arrive, simple breakfast, & coffee
Keep up the grind!
Take a break and recharge those fuel cells with some delicious food from our sponsors.
After lunch, check-in with the organizers. Let us know the status of your team, if you need any help, and where you have been for customer discovery.
We'll have coaches floating around the building to give one-on-one help. Make sure to ask any questions you have or even try your pitch on them!
You're over halfway there! Enjoy some delicious food to carry you through the evening.
It's time for another status report! What have you done today? What do you have left to do? Do you need any help?
The official work-time for the day is over. You can keep working if you'd like. Stay tuned to see when the venue closes.
April 9th, 2017
Arrive, simple breakfast & coffee. Mmmm caffeine.
It's your last status report before tech check and final presentations. Ask any remaining questions you have.
Another superb meal provided by your sponsors.
The coaches will be around again. This is a great time to practice your pitch on them and see if you have any missing areas.
Catch an early dinner before final presentations.
We're down to the final hours. We highly recommend you use this time to perfect your presentation. This is also the time where one of your teammates will bring the computer you will use in your presentation to make sure it works with the AV system.
Hear what all of our teams have been working on this weekend.
The moment we've all been waiting for. Hear what the judges have to say about each of our team's ideas and see who won the weekend.
That's all folks! Make sure to clean-up your working area and pick-up any trash you see.
You've earned it! Let's celebrate this weekend and enjoy some beverages with the organizers.