500 Glenridge Ave
St. Catharines, ON L2S 3A1
Form a team… build an idea… and develop your entrepreneurship skills… all in one weekend!
Based on the famous “Start-Up Weekend”, from Friday November 4 to Sunday November 6, 2016, Brock University BioLinc and Niagara College ncTakeOff are hosting the Niagara Young Entrepreneur Kick-Off Weekend. This event provides superior experiential education for entrepreneurial youth. Participants will create working startups, collaborate with like-minded individuals, and make new friends.
The event will kick-off on Friday night with a networking reception and keynote from 6:00-8:00PM and following the keynote team formation will begin.
On Friday night and Saturday, teams will form and learn from industry leaders. Between Saturday and Sunday, teams will develop demos and pitch presentations, and receive feedback from local entrepreneurs along the way. If you’re looking for a co-founder, to apply your business skills, test an idea or take steps towards launching your own start-up – Kick-Off Weekend is the perfect environment! On Sunday, our panel of judges will select a winner to receive the “Kick-Off Weekend Prize Package”.
Participants must be between the ages of 18-29 years old to participate in this event.
This event is hosted by Brock University BioLinc, and Niagara College ncTakeOff.