A great news coming from Startup Weekend is that it is now finally coming back to Peshawar after 3 long years. It will be held from 22nd to 24th September at Basecamp Peshawar.
54-hours long weekend, designers, developers, entrepreneurs, marketers and students will get together under one roof to exchange and transform ideas into potential startups. The platform would provide an ideal opportunity to the budding entrepreneurs to present their ideas in front of quality and established industry leaders and entrepreneurs.
In December 2013, Peshawar 2.0 arranged the first edition of Startup Weekend in Peshawar. At that time, it was the first startup event in the city. Students and individuals from all walks of life were gathered under one roof and brought notions to life.
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There are quite a few efficacious businesses, startups and entrepreneurs who are a result of successful Startup Weekend. Moreover, some of them are also active in the current startup ecosystem in the city that attended the weekend at that time.
As a result, it spoke volume of how significant it is in goading a culture and tradition of entrepreneurship, creativity and innovation besides mounting a solid startup. Peshawar is now on the global map for entrepreneurship, startups and technology.
Startup Weekend Peshawar
Just like any other event, Startup Weekend will be encouraging anyone who would like to come forward and pitch their ideas in front of the experts. It will be a marathon 54-hours long of business model creation, coding, designing and market validation.
The weekend will come to an end with presentations in front of leaders, experts, judges and industry investors. This exercise will further polish the ideas (if needed) besides some critical feedback from a panel of judges.
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It will be whole new experience for everyone participating in the event. Each individual would leave the show by learning something at the end of the day.
Startup Weekend Peshawar is accepting the registrations and the last date to apply is 9th September 2017.
You can discover the overall schedule of the event by clicking here.