On Friday November 2, Techstars might be kicking off the very first Techstars Startup Weekend in partnership with Levi’s® in San Francisco. Over the 54 hours, attendees may have the chance to work with prime business mentors to construct startups within the retail and style house.
Whether or not you’re a developer, enterprise individual, or simply somebody within the retail and style house, this occasion provides you with the possibility to work alongside the leaders within the business and produce your thought to life.
“We need to proceed to push the envelope in innovation,” mentioned Julia Mehra of the World Direct-To Shopper (DTC) staff behind the occasion. “We really feel the spirit of entrepreneurship is alive within the Bay Space and we need to proceed to host, be part of, and propel conversations occurring round innovation, significantly in know-how and retail.”
The occasion kicks off Friday with opening remarks from Marc Rosen, EVP and president of DTC at Levi Strauss & Co. From there, members will brainstorm and break off into groups to develop the very best ideas.
The groups might be guided and mentored by specialists from LS&Co. and Techstars, a worldwide community that provides entrepreneurs the sources and connections to succeed. The weekend culminates with groups pitching their concepts to a panel of judges that features Rosen and Yulia Groza, LS&Co.’s VP of Ecommerce Expertise, in addition to executives from Pinterest and different main Bay Space corporations.
Come carry your thought to life and be part of us as we discover the way forward for retail!
To register, and study extra in regards to the occasion go to the occasion ticketing web page right here. Use the promo code ‘techstars’ for 30% off your ticket.