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Startup Weekend

Techstars Startup Overview

This event has been cancelled due to health and safety concerns for the participants and administrators.

Turning business ideas into reality is at the core of Baton Rouge Startup Weekend. Participants are given 54-hours to form teams and move from pitches and demonstrations to presentations. Sponsored by the Stephenson Department of Entrepreneurship & Information Systems and the Stephenson Entrepreneurship Institute, the event is open to the community. There is a fee to participate, discounts are often available for LSU students.

The 2020 Techstars Startup Weekend is March 13-15, 2020 and will be held in room 1200 in Patrick F. Taylor Hall on the LSU Campus.

  • Friday, March 13, 2020 - 4:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, March 14, 2020 - All day
  • Sunday, March 15, 2020 - 9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

More information is available on the 2020 Startup Weekend Baton Rouge website.

Take a look at the 2018 Baton Rouge Startup Weekend video.