President & CEO, Indiana Biosciences Research Institute
Professor of Systems Biology, Columbia University
President and CEO of the Central Indiana Corporate Partnership
Vice President for Research at UT Health Science Center at San Antonio
Think you have what it takes to create a viable startup in 54 hours? Then this is the event for you. Friday night begins with pitches. From there, participants find other like-minded attendees to brainstorm, develop business plans and prototypes around the pitched ideas. At the end, they present their creations to a panel of judges on Sunday night, when winners are selected. Startup Weekend is often touted as the perfect place to test an idea for a business and take the first steps to turning it into a reality. For details, click here.