A Global Startup Celebration
This November, join 15,000 entrepreneurs around the world in building a startup in a weekend at a Techstars Startup Weekend.
Want to help support startups locally, regionally or globally? Let's talk!

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15,000 entrepreneurs at 200+ locations around the globe believe they can build a startup in a weekend. Techstars Global Startup Weekend, November 2-4, 9-11, and 16-18, 2018.
Challenge yourself. Join us.

This November, do something amazing. Become part of a worldwide community of entrepreneurs, and build a startup in a weekend.

In just 54 hours, you'll experience the highs, lows, fun, and pressure that make up life at a startup. Techstars Global Startup Weekend (TGSW) connects startup communities around the world. Be part of a global event while connecting locally with the very best mentors, investors, co-founders, and sponsors, all of whom are ready to help you get started.

Get access to exclusive resources to help prep for success at a Techstars Startup Weekend near you—and at the end of the weekend, each local winning team will receive perks to help them keep building their company, plus a showcase in our Techstars Stories!

Get Involved

3 great ways to be a part of the movement!
Organize
On the weekends of November 2-4, November 9-11, or November 16-18, 2018, organize a Techstars Startup Weekend in your community!
Attend
Make your startup idea a reality. Join thousands of entrepreneurs around the world for the most exciting three weekends of the year and submit an entry for the possibility of being showcased in the Techstars Worldwide Network.
Partner
Want to help support startups locally, regionally or globally? Let's talk!
How does it all work?
Find an Event
Find a Techstars Startup Weekend near you to attend
Prepare
Get ready with exclusive TGSW resources to help you pitch, build, and win
Connect
Build your network! Check out the opportunities to connect with other entrepreneurs in your community and around the world
Work
Get to work at Techstars Startup Weekend and take advantage of virtual mentoring and other resources
Celebrate and Enjoy
Win locally and get access to awesome perks to help grow your new startup, all while becoming part of the world's biggest entrepreneurial community!
Why Should I Get Involved?
Join the largest entrepreneurial network in the world
Meet entrepreneurs, mentors, and investors in your local community
Get access to resources and connections such as pre-event workshops, remote mentoring, and live sessions with global communities during the weekend!
Leverage experts from many different professional backgrounds through the weekend
Test your ideas, skills, and passion in a fun and supportive environment
TGSW winning teams receive exclusive prizes and perks!
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What's the latest?
News, updates, and stories from Techstars Global Startup Weekend
Director of Innovation, Horizon Media
Jeremy Shure
Jeremy Shure is a Director of Invention for Horizon Media, Inc., the world's largest independent media agency. In this role, he launched and leads Horizon's startup incubator program and spearheads many of the innovation and venture initiatives across the agency.

Jeremy has spent many years an active mentor to a variety of Techstars programs across the country. He has a passion for entrepreneurship, a deep belief in the Techstars mantra of "give first", and he possesses deep experience and knowledge in mentoring early stage companies.

Aside from his work with the Techstars Foundation, Jeremy is a member of the National Board of Directors of Active Minds, is on the Board of Trustees for the JCC of Harrison, and is the past President of The Friends of the Israel Defense Forces, Young Leadership division, and is the President of his class at the University of Pennsylvania.

Jeremy is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania and Boston University School of Law.

Jeremy can be found on Twitter at @jeremyshure.
Director of Innovation, Horizon Media
Mary Grove
Jeremy Shure is a Director of Invention for Horizon Media, Inc., the world's largest independent media agency. In this role, he launched and leads Horizon's startup incubator program and spearheads many of the innovation and venture initiatives across the agency.

Jeremy has spent many years an active mentor to a variety of Techstars programs across the country. He has a passion for entrepreneurship, a deep belief in the Techstars mantra of "give first", and he possesses deep experience and knowledge in mentoring early stage companies.

Aside from his work with the Techstars Foundation, Jeremy is a member of the National Board of Directors of Active Minds, is on the Board of Trustees for the JCC of Harrison, and is the past President of The Friends of the Israel Defense Forces, Young Leadership division, and is the President of his class at the University of Pennsylvania.

Jeremy is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania and Boston University School of Law.

Jeremy can be found on Twitter at @jeremyshure.
Director of Innovation, Horizon Media
Rod Robinson
Jeremy Shure is a Director of Invention for Horizon Media, Inc., the world's largest independent media agency. In this role, he launched and leads Horizon's startup incubator program and spearheads many of the innovation and venture initiatives across the agency.

Jeremy has spent many years an active mentor to a variety of Techstars programs across the country. He has a passion for entrepreneurship, a deep belief in the Techstars mantra of "give first", and he possesses deep experience and knowledge in mentoring early stage companies.

Aside from his work with the Techstars Foundation, Jeremy is a member of the National Board of Directors of Active Minds, is on the Board of Trustees for the JCC of Harrison, and is the past President of The Friends of the Israel Defense Forces, Young Leadership division, and is the President of his class at the University of Pennsylvania.

Jeremy is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania and Boston University School of Law.

Jeremy can be found on Twitter at @jeremyshure.
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