Startup GNV: Startup Sprint

Startup GNV: Startup Sprint

11oct(oct 11)6:00 pm13(oct 13)9:00 pmStartup GNV: Startup SprintLaunch a new startup over the weekend!

Event Details

Part hackathon, part business pitch competition. Launch a new startup over the weekend!

  • Friday – brainstorm ideas, form teams around the best ideas
  • Saturday + Sunday morning: talk to potential customers, research the market, iterate on your business model, develop your product demo and investor presentation, receive feedback from mentors
  • Sunday evening: a “Shark Tank” style pitch + demo for a panel of judges and a crowd from the Gainesville tech/startup community.

NOTE: You do NOT need to come with an idea, nor with a pre-formed team! You CAN do either, but most participants do not. And even pre-formed teams must be open to other participants joining them for the weekend.

This is a homegrown event inspired by the global organizations and


11 (Friday) 6:00 pm - 13 (Sunday) 9:00 pm EST(GMT-04:00)



550 Southwest 2nd Avenue, Gainesville, FL 32601