Turn your idea into a reality at the inaugural Techstars Startup Weekend Moreton Bay

Calling all budding Entrepreneurs, the global franchise Techstars Startup Weekend is coming to Moreton Bay for the first time, where individuals with big ideas will work together and hear from mentors, investors, and sponsors, to found and build a business.

Whether you are looking for feedback on an idea, a co-founder, a specific skill set, or a team to help you execute, Techstars Startup Weekend is the perfect environment to test your idea and take the steps towards launching your own start-up.

Registrations are open now, for the life-changing chance to turn your start-up ideas into a reality in just 54 hours, hosted at the USC Moreton Bay campus.

Over three days, individuals with big ideas across Moreton Bay and beyond, will work together and hear from mentors, investors, and sponsors, to found and build a business.

Registration is free and open now

Want to be a Techstars Startup Weekend mentor?

Do you want to give back to your ecosystem, and have the skills and expertise to hand a hand to others?

If you believe in #GiveFirst and want to join the fun of a Techstars Startup Weekend, we would love to hear from you. Visit our Moreton Mentors page to complete an EOI Form.

What is Techstars?

Techstars Startup Weekend is a global organisation and network that helps entrepreneurs succeed. 7,000 Techstars Startup Weekends have been delivered in more than 150 countries, to 428,000 participants.

Techstars is a worldwide network that helps entrepreneurs succeed. Founded in 2006, Techstars began with three simple ideas, entrepreneurs create a better future for everyone, collaboration drives innovation, and great ideas can come from anywhere. Now we are on a mission to enable every person on the planet to contribute to, and benefit from, the success of entrepreneurs. In addition to operating accelerator programs and venture capital funds, we do this by connecting startups, investors, corporations, and cities to help build thriving startup communities. Techstars has invested in more than 2,400 companies with a combined market cap of more than $204B.

Techstars Startup Weekend Moreton Bay is proudly brought to you by Moreton Bay Regional Council, delivered by Innovate Moreton Bay and sponsored by USC Moreton Bay.

The Techstars Startup Weekend is part of a suite of innovative programs being delivered via Innovate Moreton Bay, as part of Council’s commitment to the Regional Economic Development Strategy (REDS) which includes the objective of becoming a top ten regional innovation hub.

For more information about Council’s innovation programs see: www.moretonbay.qld.gov.au/innovation