WHAT HAPPENS AT EAST LANSING STARTUP WEEKEND?

Network

Whether you're curious about entrepreneurship or you've found a passion for your first idea, Startup Weekend is all about making connections. Get to know alumni mentors, student entrepreneurs, & venture capitalists from East Lansing and across the globe.

Resources

Ideas are awesome, but bringing them to life requires a little grit & a whole lot of resources. Startup Weekend comes with exclusive access to financial resources, intensive workshops, remote mentoring, and live sessions with pros.

Experiment

Test your ideas, hypotheses, skills, & passions in a fun and supportive environment. Together with your team, discover how solutions gain traction within the marketplace and put your skills to use. Startup Weekend is all about the journey.

Experience

Complete one of your high-impact experiences that count toward your Minor in Entrepreneurship & Innovation.

Prizes

Receive exclusive perks & prizes from the Burgess Institute for Entrepreneurship & Innovation at Michigan State University.

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Join techstars_ — the largest entrepreneurial network in the world.

Schedule

Day 1: Meet, Discover, & Validate

Day 2: Learn, Pitch & Awards

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