Startup Weekend Dhaka a 3 days long global event where anyone can join and pitch their
startup idea. Back for the 5 th time in Dhaka, it is being organized by Startup Dhaka on 14th to 16th February 2019 at GP House, Bashundhara.
We are glad to let you know that Grameenphone is the Innovation Enabler for the
event. BONGO is the Premier Partner. Betterstories is co-organizing the event, SD ASIA is the
media partner and UPSKILL is the content partner.
Startup Weekend is a global movement of active and empowered entrepreneurs to share
knowledge in efforts of launching successful ventures. This time around, the theme is
‘Content’. Anyone with the idea for content platform, tools, and even fictitious and non-
fictitious direct project can apply now at https://goo.gl/UEuR7D . This is the right place for
you, if want to use content in the areas of education, social, environment, entertainment
and so on to create value for consumers.
The 3-day event is designed to validate your idea in the shortest span of time. In the first
day, participants will pitch their idea in 1-minute. Participants will vote for the best ideas
and teams for the selected ideas. On the second day, teams will work to build the product. Mentors and expert coaches will be available to help them. On the last day, teams will pitch their progress and their vision about their startups in front of judges. Top 3 teams will be selected and awarded with attractive packages from StartEasy and Bangladesh StartUp Cup.
To know more about what’s happening in the event, we welcome you to visit the site and
check out our Facebook page. If you are interested in validating your idea in such a big
platform, please register here . The registration fee is only 1000tk.
For the 1000tk ticket you get:
– Access to the full weekend-long event
– Opportunity to pitch your idea on Saturday evening
– Mentoring by experts from the ecosystem
– Tasty meals over the weekend
– Collaboration with awesome professionals
– A process for taking any idea from concept to creation in a matter of days
– Best chance to meet your co-founders
– And over 50 new awesome Facebook friends.
For further information about the event, please email at firstname.lastname@example.org