Startup Weekend


Startup Weekend to launch 10,000 start-ups via new partnership

3:14AM | Monday, 11 March

Startup Weekend has teamed up with TechStars and Startup America to launch a new program dubbed Startup Weekend Next, which will aim to create 10,000 start-ups throughout the world.

Five weeks to create something special

8:31AM | Wednesday, 31 August

In July last year I almost had a revolt on my hands. I had just told my staff that we were going to launch a sister publication to SmartCompany on September 1.

Meet the female tech pioneers

5:29AM | Wednesday, 2 May

Peruse images of the founders of the world’s leading tech start-ups and you’ll probably notice a few common features – youth, casual attire and, tellingly, male.

Tech start-ups to vie for $150k at Tech23

5:10AM | Tuesday, 3 May

Tech start-ups are being encouraged to exhibit at innovation showcase Tech23 for the chance to win one of five awards worth a total of $150,000.

Top 10 start-up competitions in the world

4:43PM | Sunday, 17 April

Barring the remote possibility of pouncing upon that rarest of beasts – a government start-up grant – wannabe entrepreneurs have traditionally been reliant on two groups for external funding: investors and banks.