Toowoomba will host the immersive three-day Asia Pacific Startup Weekend Women for Entrepreneurs, offering entrepreneurs the opportunity to explore new ventures, at Canvas Coworking from Friday 14 to Sunday 16 September.

The Startup Weekend Women will bring together designers, developers, marketers and startup enthusiasts from across South East Queensland to share ideas, form teams and launch exciting business ventures. Attendees present their ideas, form teams to work on a selection of ideas with the most promise and are given the chance to advance the product concept as far as possible across an intensive three days. Each session will be lead by a talented team of mentors and volunteers are on hand to share insights and personal experiences, and support participants
on the startup journey.

Attendees will work collaboratively to create a minimum viable product that can be taken to market. Since 2007, Techstars Startup Weekend has taken place in more than 150 countries with more than 200,000 alumni. Participants have the platform to catapult its initial concepts to the next level and join in a huge worldwide network of entrepreneurs. Its goal is to encourage and inspire more female leaders to set up business in the world and to connect them to the vast amount of resources and mentors available in the startup community, both locally and globally. The event is open to anyone that identifies as a woman, who is looking for a way to transform their concept into a reality.

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