Winners of the Week

Designer – Adobe Creative Jams

  •  Poke the Bear 

Bio/MedMedStartr Pitch Fest

  • Hear biotech startups do their best 5 minute pitch to investors and fellow entrepreneurs in a pitch competition organized by MedStartr
  • Crowd voted fav – Kinaptic – Joseph Curcio
  • 2nd Place – Glyconmedics – Nick Gorgani
  • 1st Place – Cellanyx – Ashok Chander

CleanTechGreen Pitch Slam

San Diego is a hub of CleanTech innovation, which was demonstrated by the exciting Green Pitch Slam event held yesterday! We are very excited to present the top 3 winners of this extremely close competition.

  • 3rd Place – VOR
  • 2nd Place – Aquam
  • 1st place – Icarus

CleanTech / CyberSecurity – Smart Cities Hackathon

    These contestants put together an app that will help solve problems with traffic, parking, public safety, urban planning, and environmental challenges.

    • 3rd Place ($500) – Changuen Park
      • Created a Parking Optimization App
    • 2nd Place ($1,000) – Rauhmel Fox
      • Created an app to help report possible drunk drivers
    • 1st Place ($2,000) – Daniel Heriman
      • Created an app to help business owners find the ideal location for their storefront

      FutureIoT Challenge

      Contestants were given gadgets, hardware, sensors, etc to create something extraordinary.

       

      • 5th Place – Coffeebot, Neelima Sharma
      • 4th Place – Team Tosti, Ashley Khor & Andrew Lam
      • 3rd Place – GoCane, Andrew Cadwallander
      • 2nd Place – Beybi Tracker, Burak Dugan
      • 1st Place – Letsrobot.tv, Jose Montraverde
      Winners received Windows Azure Passes

      Social – Founders Fight Club

      • Chad Triton of Koriist

      DeveloperMindtouch / AWS – Serverless Hackathon’

      “We had 10 teams create a running text-based adventure engine as an Alexa Skill application complete with voice prompts and original story within 2h30. It was fun. It was awesome. It was epic!”

      • LambdaSharp

       

      Save the Dates for STARTUP WEEK!!!

      Be sure you’re in San Diego for this epic, jam-packed week!  

      June 19th – 23rd   |   150 Events   |   15 Tracks  ..

      Be sure you’re in town to join thousands of entrepreneurs, developers, designers, inventors, students, and community leaders for the most nerdy epic week of the year!

      Save the dates to your personal calendar from the event page.

       

      Interested in Volunteering?

      Get to know the Startup Scene, its Convergence 2017!

      January 25th – 27th, join us for a series of events specifically designed for getting new entrepreneurs and students incubated into the San Diego startup community. Orientation, Poker & Game Night, Internship Panel & Career Fair, Demo Night, Mentor + Domain Expert Hours, And The Downtown STARTUP CRAWL !!!

      Fall 2016 Highlights for Startup San Diego

      There’s lots happening in San Diego for ambitious entrepreneurs and tech enthusiasts. Here are some highlight events and competitions to know about!

      San Diego Startup Week 2016 Appreciation Picnic, July 30 @ Liberty Station

      Thank you to Everyone for Contributing to an Amazing Startup Week!

      San Diego Startup Week Tickets on Sale! June 13 – 17, 2016

      Over 150 Events, 10 Tracks, 5 Days

      San Diego Startup Week (SDSW) is the region’s premier catalyst for innovation, creativity, and entrepreneurialism. Featuring a week of scheduled events, panels, and revelry in the heart of downtown San Diego, Startup Week showcases leading innovators in Software as a Service (SaaS), consumer Internet, mobile tech, hardware, and defense tech. Participants include San Diego’s brightest entrepreneurs, top-tier regional and national investors, strategic advisors, and high profile community and political supporters, all of whom contribute to San Diego’s thriving startup ecosystem.

       

      Startup Week Highlight Events

      Monday

      Kicking off with Opening Ceremony

      Tuesday
      SDVG hosts Keynote Speaker, Mark Suster

      Wednesday
      Entrepreneurs Trek the Streets Downtown for the Startup Crawl

      Thursday
      SD Tech Founders Showcased 7 Growing Startups at Demo Night

      Friday
      The 2016 San Diego Startup Festival at Quartyard Open to the Public with Startups Tables and Live Music.

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      StartupSD San Diego Startup Week 2016 June 12 - 18th 2016

      SAVE THE DATE!! June 12 – 18th is Startup Week 2016 #SDSW

      Startup Week is sooner than you think…

      Save some space on your calendar, June 12th — 18th!

      Last year, Startup Week brought out an unprecedented number of startups, entrepreneurs and community leaders. We listened to your feedback and are making this year even better.

      You might remember the stage-focused Tracks from last year — tailoring the experience to people the Idea phase, launching a startup in the Seed phase, and gearing up to expand in the Growth phase.

      New this year! We’re adding industry-specific Tracks in:

      • Defense/Cyber Security
      • Bio/Med Tech
      • Design
      • Development/Programming
      • Brew Tech
      • Cross-Border Resources

      Whether it’s attending, volunteering to help out at an event or run one, speak on a topic or contribute an event as your organization, or be a sponsor — we’d love to see you!


      San Diego Startup Week (SDSW) is the region’s premier catalyst for innovation, creativity, and entrepreneurialism. Featuring a week of scheduled events, panels, and revelry in the heart of downtown San Diego, Startup Week showcases leading innovators in Software as a Service (SaaS), consumer Internet, mobile tech, hardware, and defense tech.

      Participants include San Diego’s brightest entrepreneurs, top-tier regional and national investors, strategic advisors, and high profile community and political supporters, all of whom contribute to San Diego’s thriving startup ecosystem.

      Get involved!

       

       

       

       

      StartupSD Convergence is Feb 4 – 6th!