Take a Deep Dive – BizInnovator Startup LIVE @ Startup Weekend Iowa City 


Iowa EdTech Collaborative, Iowa City Area Development (ICAD) and Techstars Iowa are hosting Startup Weekend Iowa City, in partnership with the Jacobson Institute's BizInnovator Startup. If you are looking for a deep-dive entrepreneurial immersion, this program is for you!

Presenters:  Jay Cooper, Startup Weekend Lead Facilitator

Dates, Times & Location:

  • ONSITE: July 15 - 17, 2022, Iowa City, IA
  • ONLINE: July 22 via Zoom from 11-12:30 CST - Teacher Debrief 

Cost for PD: $25 (participant is responsible for all travel and lodging to Iowa City, IA).

Graduate Credit Option: Participants are able to earn 1 graduate credit for an additional cost of $149. Participants must attend onsite days as well as the online session in order to earn graduate credit.
(If you are interested in earning additional graduate credits, consider signing up for the BizInnovator Startup Teacher Certificate Program offered online 3 times each year. Up to 3 graduate credits are available via this online program.)

Description: 
Learn how to think, work, and build like a startup in 54 thrilling hours. Techstars Startup Weekend is an exciting and immersive foray into the world of startups. Over an action-packed three days, you’ll meet the very best mentors, investors, co-founders and sponsors to show you how to get more done faster -- and, maybe even start that business.

Participants in Startup Weekend Iowa City will use BizInnovator Startup curriculum resources and receive a license for the 2022-23 curriculum to use in their classroom with students.

Please feel free to contact the Jacobson Institute at jacobson-institute@uiowa.edu for more information about this educator PD aspects of this program.

Register