annual intense startup hackathon where top entrepreneurs from all around a continent compete to build the next generation of technology companies over the course of a 3-day bus ride. Buses come from different part of the continent and converge i one city for a final competition.
Launch48 is an event where participants aim to create and launch a web application in 48 hours. Developpers and people from various background gathers. The weekend starts on friday night, after a day-long conference where mentors and experts covered various subjects such as legal 101 for startups, digital PR, marketing . . . Read more
A fast design process based on the design thinking structure championed by IDEO and Stanford’s d.school tweaked by Google Designer Jake Knapp. this process works especially well for startups.
FailCon is a one-day conference for technology entrepreneurs, investors, developers and designers to study their own and others’ failures and prepare for success. FailCon is a “closed” event, for profit and under heavy licencing (3 years, with 15% licencing fee on events, branded material) but might inspire an OpenFailCon.
a project accelerator / brainstorming format for social entrepreneurs who showcase their social startup project in front of a panel of innovate specialist and qualified experts to get feedback.