Startup Weekend Bangalore is Organised by DERBI Foundation in association with many entrepreneurship ecosystem players. These three days participants would get a platform to not only present their ideas, but also to get them validated through seasoned mentors. DERBI would also enable selected participants to get incubated into the DST supported program that it houses


Mobile and apps have impacted all aspects of life, from education, retail and health care, to dating and transportation. The session will include key topics and insights around growth hacking strategies and best practices for Facebook/mobile Ad marketing amongst others


Entrepreneurs show the rest of the community a prototype of the product they’ve been working on or a new feature. This is a great opportunity to get to understand what the startups in Mumbai and Navi Mumbai are up to, give feedback, advice and learn what mistakes to avoid. The demos will be followed by ‘5-minute favors’ where in 5 minutes a person can – Comment on the website UI; Introduce two people with a well-written email; Share or retweet something on Facebook or Twitter. The idea is simple – everybody present, exchange simple 5-minute favors