Monthly Archives: February 2019

Startup Weekend Brisbane 2019



Friday PM:

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Saturday AM: Slide deck for Customer Discovery

Tools used:

Business Model Canvas

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You can ask for: slide decks, stock photos, audio, visual, logos, etc.

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    Sunday AM: Presentation/Pitch Resources

    Featured items:

    Presentation Requirements

    • Slide Format: Wide Screen: 16:9
    • First Slide Use this image
    • Time: 4 mins uninterrupted presentation; up to 4 mins Q&A.
    • Suggestion: Record the demo or take screenshots; live demos are risky
    • Practice: Go through the presentation no less than 10 times; every 4 mins on the 4 mins from 2PM onward
    • Equipment Provided: HDMI connector (with audio); Apple MiniDisplay Port to HDMI adapter; VGA/15 Pin cable (no audio); we do not have a USB to HDMI adapter
    • Your equipment: Your own laptop(s)

    Judging Rubric: View
    Judging Criteria

    • Validation
      Did the team get out and talk to customers?
      What is the value proposition to customers?Are teams building something that people actually want?
      How well does the team understand their customer and their customer’s needs?

    • Execution & Design
      Have they established a “Minimal Viable Product” for the weekend (software, hardware, etc.)? *Note: an MVP is the minimum set of features to be able to start collecting data.
      Is the MVP designed well?
      Did the group work well as a team? (May need input from organizers/facilitator here)

    • Business Model
      Does the solution solve a core need?
      Is the way they’ll make money viable and unique?
      Have they identified how they will differentiate from their competition?

    NOTE: The links you provide **must** start with not or others.

    !!! MUST DO BY LUNCH !!!

    If you don’t register your team does not eat.

    Team Registration

    F6S Register here; Use SW Fortitude Valley Feb 15 ’19 as the location name

    Tech Check Schedule

    Time Team
    3:00 PM Project buber, WorkeRoo
    3:05 PM Eco Package Co, Wanderer Travel
    3:10 PM SUPEROO, Giggin
    3:15 PM Codeword Connect, Wanderer Travel
    3:20 PM Worlds Weirdest Bucket List,

    Pitch Order

    1. SUPEROO
    3. Codeword Connect
    4. WorkeRoo
    5. Giggin
    6. Eco Package Co
    7. Worlds Weirdest Bucket List
    8. OpenMike
    9. Wanderer Travel
    10. Project buber