Turn your ideas into a startup! This July, Startup Springboard will be held again at Kyungil University for English speaking foreigners. Startup Springboard is a two-and-a-half day event where developers, designers, and entrepreneurs come together to share ideas, form teams, build prototypes, and launch start-up.
Participants gain hands-on experience of launching a start-up and find out if their ideas are viable.
When : 2013. 07. 25 ~ 2013. 07. 27
Where : Kyungil University (Kyungil Univ., Hayang-eup, Gyeongsan-si, Gyeongbuk, Korea)
Organizer : TIDE Institute (02-2268-0015)
Sponsor : Kyungil University
$20 Entry Fee or ￦20,000 (Including Accommodation and Meal)
The event starts with an open pitch session on the first day in which participants inspire others to join their team. Over the next two days the teams build minimal viable products, validate their ideas and perform customer development. On the last day the teams demo their prototypes in front of a panel of experts and receive valuable feedback.
The event is open to anyone interested in entrepreneurship.
Startup Springboard offers the following reasons as to why you should attend :
– A unique opportunity to combine the world-beating Korean technology culture
– Gain new skills and learn what it’s really like to launch a start-up.
– Build your network and find co-founders by actually working with them.
– Develop and test your ideas in a weekend
This event information has been used from the original post at Tide Institute’s website.