Columbia Startup Weekend is back again after two-year hiatus

Say you have an notion for the next good technologies product or service that can make the lives of other companies easier, or you have an plan that can support the standard community, these types of as by means of a cell or net application.

But you’re just 1 person or a smaller team and you should not have access to the mentorship and monetary resources or other knowledgeable folks to get your business off the ground.

Which is appropriate in which Columbia’s Startup Weekend can stage in and assistance

This year’s Startup Weekend is this coming Friday as a result of Sunday, after a two-calendar year hiatus. Lasting 54 hours, it is an intensive competitive weekend to launch what could be the upcoming great tech startup.

Startup Weekend is staying held at the EquipmentShare headquarters on Bull Operate Push in Columbia.

Amongst big sponsors and function organizers is Scale, a hybrid accelerator fund and undertaking studio. Scale is an financial investment fund offering funds for corporations that are just having commenced.

“Anticipations for up coming weekend would be we get a superior turnout from the neighborhood and folks learn about startups,” said Brett Calhoun, Scale director of functions. “It really is a excellent networking function and possibility for individuals to satisfy each and every other in Columbia.”

It will allow for collaboration among men and women who could want to acquire particular enterprise techniques or other types of competencies, he included.

Scale was established by leaders of the Columbia-based mostly EquipmentShare, a previous Startup Weekend winner when the event was under the purview of Impact and Co. 

EquipmentShare supplies digital and components solutions for design equipment monitoring along with machines rentals. Started in 2015 by Willy and Jabbok Schlacks, the business has developed to use

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