STARTUP WEEKEND July 29, 30 & 31, 2016
“It’s not about ideas. It’s about making ideas happen.”
Startup Weekend is a global phenomenon – 54 hours of fast and furious prototype development through to exploring potential markets and pitching. It’s an unparalleled opportunity to build lasting relationships with co-founders; mentors, and investors.The real value comes from taking an idea from concept through to execution using Lean tactics and working under high pressure with the best startups.
Google for Entrepreneurs is the global partner for Techstars Startup Weekend Program, including Startup Weekend, Startup Next and Startup Digest. Google is a sponsor of Techstars Accelerator Programs. Techstars collaborates with the Google for Entrepreneurs campuses across the globe to support engagement with entrepreneurs everywhere.
Our College Contribution:
Four teams from our college , totally 9 students and 2 faculty from our college have been participated & presented their innovative ideas in the Startup Weekend program and 3 teams to be selected for participating in final . This is a great achievement for our college students , because out of 25 teams only 12 teams selected for final .
Most of the Judges and attendees were asked about our college and appreciated our college students in a grand manner. After that all finalist discussed with their team members and interact with the judges, asking about their project vision, mission, branding, Marketing and Analysis techniques .
Finally , Our team got a third prize and Fourth prize in Startup Weekend program and got awarded from GOOGLE team and other two teams got a good appreciation from judges . Moreover, all four teams got a lot of contacts and the judges insist our college students to develop more innovative ideas so as to engage and expose yourself in a different manner and also told them to support for future assistance also.
List of students & staff for Startup Weekend program on 29, 30 &31 July 2016 conducted by GOOGLE for Entrepreneurs.
1) M.Soundarya – III ECE 2) S.Abi – III yr CIVIL
3) Krishna aksaya – III EEE 4) I.Raja – III EEE
5) Pandikumar – III EEE
6) Suganthavalli – III EEE
7) Balavignesh – IV Mech
8) Ezhil rajan- II CSE
9) Muthu Vigneshwaran – II CSE
1) Vignesh Prakash- Incubation Cell Research Analyst 2) P.Karuppanan – Incubation Cell Faculty Incharge