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This will be another EPIC LA Startup Weekend! Another all ACCELERATOR judging panel this time, so bring your best, and get ready to make it happen.



Apr 25
  • Registration Starts
  • Dinner & Networking
  • Welcome & Speakers
  • Pitches Start
  • Attendees vote for the top ideas
  • Teams start forming and discussing ideas
  • Start to formalize teams and take an inventory of skills. Be honest, and direct about what resources and skills are needed for the weekend. You may stay and work as late as the venue will allow


Apr 26
  • Arrive, simple breakfast & coffee
  • Teams formed and setting up workspace for the weekend
  • Lunch
  • Call for needs & skills
  • Coaches help teams one-on-one. They are here to help!
  • Dinner
  • Mid weekend check-in, status reports, call for help
  • Finished for the day. You may stay and work as late as the venue will allow


Apr 27
  • Arrive, simple breakfast & coffee
  • Call for help (this is self motivated, so don’t be shy)
  • Lunch
  • Coaches arrive… ASK QUESTIONS
  • Gut check. Start prepping for presentations
  • Dinner
  • Judging & awards
  • Wrapup
Platinum Sponsors
Gold Sponsors

Cody Simms

Managing Director, Techstars LA - Disney Accelerator   |  

Cody is presently Managing Director for Techstars in Los Angeles where he is working along with The Walt Disney Company to deliver Disney Accelerator, a mentorship-driven investment program for technology-enabled media and entertainment startups. (Learn more at

Sam Teller

Managing Director, Launchpad LA   |   LinkedIn

Working with amazing entrepreneurs at the leading startup accelerator in Southern California.

Adam Corey

Director, Investor Relations at 500 Startups   |   LinkedIn

Adam works with 500 Startups’ investors to keep them happy and make sure that 500’s funds have capital to invest.

Adam was previously part of the founding team of SharesPost, where he helped create a marketplace for stock transactions of pre-IPO companies. Prior to SharesPost, Adam led business development and strategy for Evite.

Cameron Kashani
Yohei Nakajima

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