iWeekend Impact is a 50-hour inspiring and innovative experience that aims to bring together social entrepreneurs and professionals to present ideas with social impact and develop socially responsible business plans.
It is an intensive & innovative experience that helps entrepreneurs form a team, create a business plan, build a prototype and pitch to angel/seed-stage investors, all in a weekend.
In a nutshell, the mission of iWeekend is to:
- Promote the culture of entrepreneurship
- Foster a practical methodology of knowledge sharing and learning-by-doing, and
- Help talented entrepreneurs get started in 2 days flat
iWeekend is coming to Hyderabad this August. So if you are an active or budding social entrepreneur, or have a business idea with a social impact you should attend the event. The event is targeted towards social entrepreneurs, NGOs, technologists, designers, marketers, content writers, students, finance & legal professionals who are looking to start their own social enterprise or are enthusiastic about contributing their skills and talent to a social project. The ultimate goal of each venture should be to create social impact.
The event will take place at ISB Hyderabad Campus from August 24-26th (Fri, Sat & Sun)
For more info check out: http://iweekend.org/hyderabad/
People who are looking to participate in the iWeekend Hyderabad check out this link.