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Startup Weekend at UBC – Social Ventures Edition

Published on Wednesday, November 12, 2014

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This year on November 28th-30th the e@UBC Student Network is organizing Startup Weekend at UBC, challenging Vancouverites to develop ideas that will have a measurable impact on major social challenges facing our community. Vancouver is quickly becoming a global leader in social and caused-based ventures and the Student Network wants to give you the opportunity to develop entrepreneurial skills while tackling some challenging problems facing individuals from all walks of life.

In partnerships with major social impact organization, the event has developed a list of real world challenges that will help inspire creativity and problem solving for Social Innovation Startup Weekend participants. If your dream is to use technology, innovation and teamwork to make a difference, you can’t miss this unique edition of Startup Weekend at UBC.

Details:

  • Location: Wayne and William White Engineering Design Centre, 2345 East Mall
  • Check-in starts at 6:30pm on Friday, Nov 28
  • Presentations end at 9:00pm on Sunday, Nov 30
  • Meals will be provided

Register now!

Like the Facebook event page for updates! If you have any questions, please contact ubc@startupweekend.org.