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Ever thought you might want to launch your own startup or be a part of one from the ground up?

OneTech Founders Weekend is designed to help you form teams, build networks and launch your very own start-up.

We’re bringing you a **FULLY VIRTUAL** weekend of networking, business modelling, pitching and expert mentoring which means you can participate in the programme from wherever you are in London.

Be mentored by the best experts leading your team to success, create your very own network of innovators and meet and work with your future colleagues, co-founders, friends.

You’ll have the opportunity to shine in front of industry leaders by presenting your project on our virtual pitch day and walk away with the winning prize.

OneTech Founders Weekend is powered by Foundervine - an award-winning social enterprise helping entrepreneurs grow.

What happens at OneTech Founders Weekend?

Start & Finish: The Weekend will begin on Friday 17th April 2020 @ 18:00 and run until Sunday 19th April 2020 @ 18:00.

  • Kick Off - Friday 17th April @ 18:00 - You’ll meet your new network, form teams, hear from established founders and start work on your business model. We’ll give you all the time you need to connect and network in our virtual breakout rooms.
  • Day 2: Saturday 18th April @ 09:30 - You get to work on your ideas in your teams, gain expert mentoring on market validation, business modelling and product management from our expert speakers. We’ll also invite industry speakers to mentor you throughout the day.
  • Day 3: Sunday 19th April @ 10:00 - You pitch in front of a panel of expert judges, win prizes and celebrate your achievements.You also network and mingle with our judges and speakers in our virtual breakout rooms.


Founders Weekend is open to you if you are:

  • 18 - 24 (required)
  • Live in London (required)
  • Want to network with like-minded young founders
  • Want to make your idea a reality
  • Want to win a place on FoundersDoor - powered by YSYS

About Foundervine

We help talented, young founders grow through inspirational content, events & community. At the very core of who we are is a commitment to ensuring that regardless of background or circumstance, every entrepreneur has the opportunity to build a strong and sustainable business.