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Startup Weekend Evansville

Save the date! Startup Weekend 7.0 will be held April 6-8, 2018, at the USI Business & Engineering Center.

Startup Weekend is summer camp meets Shark Tank. You have 54 hours to take an idea and turn it into a marketable product or service. We provide the coaches and food - you bring the talent and ideas.

Keynote Speaker Erin Bemis from Google Keynote Speaker:

Erin Bemis
Professional Speaker for Google's Get Your Business Online program

Saturday, April 7, at noon.            

Moving into our seventh year, Startup Weekend Evansville remains the largest event of its kind in Indiana, open regionally to all students and community.

Buy tickets online today! Tickets include:

  • All meals for weekend event
  • All working materials
  • Google swag and prizes


Teams that make it through very trying and demanding rounds of voting, judging, and persist through the finals, will be named this year's winners of SWE 7.0. Teams (up to five members) will be recognized with Gold, Silver and Bronze medals for first, second and third place respectively.

Here are just some of the benefits of participating!

  • Invaluable entrepreneurial education
  • All meals, snacks and drinks provided for the weekend
  • Access to Mentors and Coaches to help develop, refine and pitch your idea
  • All working materials included
  • A chance to meet and collaborate with other creative, smart, motivated, awesome people like you!
  • Free access to the Saturday keynote speaker, Erin Bemis. Erin, a professional speaker for Google’s Get Your Business Online program, will be speaking for an hour starting promptly at noon on Saturday, April 7.  Erin’s focus will be on educating small businesses about how to get found online and training them in Google's tools.

Startup Weekend 7.0 at USI Business & Engineering Center April 6-8, 2018

Startup Weekend Evansville is just one of the many opportunities USI shares with students and the region to foster entrepreneurial education, collaboration and creativity.

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