The startup culture in Surat is taking a shape from the last couple of years. People have started understanding lately that ‘startup’ word is not only associated with the male entrepreneurs but females share the same passion and zeal too! Last year when people of Surat observed the first ever Techstars Startup Weekend Surat, they were amazed by the idea and format of the event. Students, professionals and entrepreneurs participated in a huge number and hence the event became the talk of the town. Again in 2018, 2 more Startup Weekend Surat organized and now the fourth one, Techstars Surat Pacific Women Startup Weekend, is going to happen between 12th October and 14th October 2018 at Auro University. Techstars Startup Weekend Surat empowering women entrepreneurship and every girl of the city must grab an opportunity with both the hands!
So what is Techstars Startup Weekend Surat? It is a series of TechStars startup weekends held across cities in the Asia Pacific – during the month of September-October, focused on engaging and celebrating women + diversity + inclusion in local communities. TechStars Startup Weekend is the world’s starting point for entrepreneurship. This 54-hour event is where designers, developers, marketers, and startup enthusiasts come together to share ideas, form teams, and launch startups. Techstars Startup Weekend Surat is the organizer dedicated to fostering local entrepreneurship to strengthen the community.
54 hours at one place? It must be boring!! If you are thinking then the answer is big NO!! Techstars Startup Weekend is not only an event talking about startups and entrepreneurship but it’s a great fun – meeting new people and building a network.
If it is about networking and fun, it is also about learning many things from mentors. Participants learn a lot from many mentors who continuously stay with them and guide them to develop a great startup plan.
The organizing team works 24*7 for these 3 days just to make sure the participants are not left clueless and they are given all kind of help and support. The teams get all the support from organizing team members. Every participant wins exciting gifts from Google and other gift partners and the winning team gets a dream prize too!!
So girls, do not wait for a moment and just grab this opportunity. Let your dreams come out with this world recognized platform and nurture your idea. Make a team with other participants and take the guidance from different mentors. This is a platform only meant for you and you should feel proud by joining this event. You can register Techstars Startup Weekend Surat by clicking here. And yes, don’t go alone, take at least 2 of your best female friends with you to participate. You will also get a chance to meet and interact with the She The Power team there!