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Entrepreneurs sought for weekend workshop

A Techstars Startup Weekend will be Dec. 1-3 at the University of Jamestown. The free event begins at 6 p.m. Dec. 1 and goes until 7:30 p.m. Dec. 3. The 54-hour event is designed to help entrepreneurs.

On Friday, participants brainstorm, business plan development and basic prototype creation. By Sunday, the last day, there will be demonstrations and presentations.

Participants create working startups during the event and are able to collaborate with like-minded individuals outside of their daily networks. All teams hear talks by industry leaders and receive feedback from local entrepreneurs. The weekend is centered around action, innovation and education. Whether people are looking for feedback on an idea, a co-founder, specific skill sets, or a team to help them execute, the Techstars Startup Weekend is the environment in which to test anidea and take the first steps towards launching your own startup.

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