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CityStarters Weekend

Ever dreamt of solving real-world problems? Got a business idea but no team to launch your startup with? Want to increase your employability skills?

Calling ALL City, University of London students to our awesome CityStarters Weekend!

Whether you’re an entrepreneur or an aspiring entrepreneur, join the CityStarters Weekend and change the world.

You'll get the chance to:

  • Pitch your idea and form your team (If you don't have an idea that's fine too, you can still vote for and join your favourite team)
  • Learn from and network with entrepreneurs and professionals
  • Learn about validating your idea, product and customer development, lean startup methods, MVP (Minimal Viable products) and so much more!
  • Pitch to a panel of judges for a chance to win great prizes
  • Meet and work along students from other City University Schools
  • Find someone you can actually launch a startup with (if you want to)
  • Increase your entrepreneurship skills and make your CV stand out

What is CityStarters Weekend?

Ever heard of 'hackathons' or startup weekends before? CityStarters Weekend is a weekend-long event where all City University students (developers, designers, marketers and startup enthusiasts) will come together to share ideas, form teams, build products and hopefully launch startups! Come find your co-founder, create something beautiful, build something amazing.


The CityStarters Weekend will start on Friday 21st October 2016 (5pm - 10pm). It will continue on Saturday 22nd October  (8.30am - 10pm) and end on Sunday 23rd October (8.30am - 8pm)


The CityStarters Weekend will take place at Cass Business School (LG002/03).

How much?

The event is free and we would love to invite as many students as possible. However space is limited so please apply as soon as possible as we will invite students on a 'first come first served' basis.

How to apply?

Please click here and fill out the form. Good luck!

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