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SIGN-UP INFO : YOUNG ENTREPRENEURS STARTUP BOOTCAMP
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- RSVP for Silicon Valley Youth Tech Day - June 9th 2018
- Our Charter
- About the bootcamp
- What your child will learn
- Locations
- Breakout of the semester (gory details)
- Children's privacy info
- RSVP form


***JUNE 9th 2018 - Silicon Valley YouthTech Day
A wonderful opportunity for SV startup teams to hear from industry leaders and Silicon Valley executives, upcoming technology trends and hear innovative business plans at this 3rd annual youth focused conference
***NEW THIS YEAR: Wildcard winner. Display your project and judge(s) will award the best project. Use of banners/project description displays/ videos/ website/prototype will help the wild card team win
FREE event - RSVP to attend
- Panel 1: Industry executives panel
- Panel 2: Women in Technology panel
- Panel 3: Young entrepreneurs panel
- Panel 4: Silicon Valley elected leaders panel
***Startup Pitch Fest grand finale : Chosen Youth entrepreneurs from all the locations of Silicon Valley Coders Club pitch in front of a VC panel of judges and compete for best prototype/project - winner gets seed money for their startup
This is an opportunity for students to hear Silicon Valley tech leaders, senior executives from the industry chat with the successful entrepreneur students


*********OUR CHARTER**********
Engage and excite students about launching their very own unique startup, develop a business plan, execute a project plan towards a working prototype.
- No per-requisite is required, just a creative inquisitive mind and a desire to learn
- Geared towards middle school and high school students
- There is no charge to attend any of the locations; Over two thousand students trained, and over hundred startup projects launched

**********ABOUT THE YOUNG ENTREPRENEURS BOOTCAMP*************
WHO CAN ATTEND: For middle school and high school students.
Organized by Silicon Valley Coders || www.SiliconValleyCoders.org || Facebook.com/groups/SiliconValleyCoders
Founder: Shivaum Kumar, Saratoga High School
http://www.SiliconValleyCoders.org/start-up-boot-camp
For email subscription: http://groups.google.com/group/SiliconValleySTEAM
Twitter handle: @ValleyCoders
Overview deck: http://www.slideshare.net/shivaum/who-are-we-silicon-valley-young-coders-club-81075398
Want to volunteer? Email shivaum1<at>gmail.com

******** WHAT YOUR CHILD WILL LEARN**************
Students ages 10–17 will become motivated about technology while developing computer science fundamentals and learning about how to launch their own startup.
- What does it take to take a startup idea and turn it into a business plan
- Magically transform business plans into a prototype/almost finished products. Mentors will help in areas such as User Interface design, Coding/programing, building business plans, filing patents, finding funding sources etc. Weekly presentation / status updates.
- Startup teaming and collaboration: Opportunity for teams to huddle and continue the collaborative effort, present the prototype status, identify areas they need help
- Get feedback on the startup projects: Mentors / Industry experts will present on specific topics as needed
- Create other learning opportunities based on the new skills
Start building your online profile. We encourage every current and past participating student to put together a linkedin profile. We hear many of our students getting internships, some even getting calls from recruiters based on their project
Attach this organization to your LinkedIn profile Silicon Valley Coders Club https://www.linkedin.com/company/6465672/
Put your title as Entrepreneur, Organization as Silicon Valley Coders Club (you will need to find the exact organization, yes we are listed in LinkedIn)
And put your team name, a description of your project in the details section

************LOCATIONS****************************************
WHEN: Varies with each location
RSVP : http://tinyurl.com/startupBootCamp4Kids
WHERE: (Spring 2017) Many locations to pick from
#1 Saratoga = Instructor: Subra Chandramouli Gopal Iyer
WHEN: Every Sunday at 3pm, First class January 21st
WHERE: Joan Pisani Community Center
#2 Livermore Startup bootcamp (Instructor: Reena Gupta)
WHEN: Every Sunday at 4:30pm, Starts TBD
WHERE: Switch office, 1911 2nd Street, Livermore CA
#3 San Jose Startup bootcamp @TBD Library Instructor: TBD
WHEN: Saturday 3pm-4pm Starts TBD
WHERE: San Jose TBD Branch Library
#4 Charlotte NC Startup bootcamp (Instructors Vipul Shah, Naresh Arora)
WHEN: Every Sunday. Starts Jan 21st, 1:15pm-2:30pm
WHERE: Hindu​ ​Temple​ ​Senior​ ​Citizen​ ​Room​ ​in​ ​Vihar​ ​Hall, 7400 City View Dr., Charlotte, NC 28212
#5 Milpitas Startup bootcamp (Instructor Priya Rajpal, Sarita Agrarwal)
WHEN: Every Sunday at 10:30AM, Starts Jan 21st
WHERE: Shirdi Sai Parivar 1221 California Cir, Milpitas, CA 95035
You need to have a family id with Shirdi Sai Parivar email@saibandhu.org
#6 Los Altos/ LA Hills Startup bootcamp = Instructor: Swati Sinha
Subscribe to this google group https://groups.google.com/group/startuplosaltos/
WHEN: Every Sunday, 4pm-5pm Starts Jan 28th
WHERE: First Republic Bank 400 South San Antonio Road, Los Altos (Entrance Lyell street)
#7 Union City Startup Bootcamp - Instructor Uday Vyawahare
WHEN: Every Saturday at 10AM-11AM. starts February 3th
WHERE: James Logan High School, Address: 1800 H Street, Union City, CA (Room 501)
RSVP : http://tinyurl.com/startupBootCamp4Kids

*********** BREAKOUT OF THE SEMESTER LONG LEARNING. DETAILS******
THREE MODULES (only for Spring semester, January through May)
Module 1, Entrepreneurship 101. Demonstrates what it takes to turn an idea into a business plan
Students will learn the skills needed to turn their passion into a business opportunity. Students will create a business plan and learn how to pitch
Module 2, Self learning, mentor supported, team oriented product development
Product Development. Mentoring based collaborative teamwork coding/development of that business plan into a prototype/product. A variety of tiers of coaches/mentoring to enhance the self-learning experience
Module 3 (Spring only) Silicon Valley Youth Technology Day (see details below) - showcase your working prototype, perhaps get funding. Top teams from each location present to win
Selected startup teams (the best prototypes from each location) present their final project at the annual Silicon Valley Tech Day typically held in June, with a team winning the start up seed funding of at least $1,000.
Silicon Valley Annual Tech Day: By the end of the course, students will have built successful business plans and product prototypes. They might have the opportunity to pitch at the Silicon Valley Coder’s Club Annual Tech Day. Local Venture Capitalists will judge these pitches for a chance to win funding to make turn these students' business into reality
****Here is the the week by week agenda for the Entrepreneurship Bootcamp
Module 1: Entrepreneurship 101
Session 1 What is creativity? What sparked Facebook, Google, and others? What is my passion?
Session 2 Behavior traits for a successful entrepreneur
Session 3 Turning your passion into a business opportunity
Do what you love and create a new future. Can my passion create money? Is money needed? What is the business opportunity?
Session 4 Steps needed for your startup: 1,2,3 GO!
Learn the possibilities of what a startup can generate.
Make the world better, get acquired, initial public offering (IPO), etc.
How do you price your product? How do you plan your first and second year of operation?
Session 5 Financials of the business opportunity
Session 6 Presentation skills, successful pitches, and what ideas got funded Showcasing the pitch template
Session 7 Filing your patent, patent gotchas, successes and failures
The day to hand your business plans for evaluation to the instructor
Instructor will pick the top 12 business plans from the class and invite the student to present to a panel of Silicon Valley Venture Capitalists and entrepreneurs.
Session 8 Tweaking business plans and getting it presentation-ready
Session 9 Twelve teams pitch to a panel of VCs / Silicon Valley entrepreneurs with one emerging as the top startup idea.
Session 10 Development overview
****Module 2 : Product Development. (Self learning, team oriented, the start up way)
NOTE: We may not have time to build a prototype during the Fall session. But teams are very much encouraged
Weekly sessions will magically transform business plans into almost finished products. Mentors will help established teams with areas such as User Interface design, Coding/programing, building business plans, filing patents, finding funding sources etc. Weekly presentation / status updates by project teams will provide an opportunity to get feedback from the mentors.
Please read FAQ for Module 2 here http://www.siliconvalleycoders.org/faq.html
***Module 3: Silicon Valley Annual Tech Day
Held once a year in June.
Where: Seven Trees Branch Library Community Center, 3590 Cas Dr, San Jose, CA 95111
When: May 26th, 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
At this event students will have an opportunity to hear from Silicon Valley Industry Executives, Women in Technology Executives, Young Entrepreneurs of Silicon Valley, and Tech Policy Leaders/ Elected Officials of Silicon Valley.
Every team will get to showcase their product as part of the demo time at the beginning of the day. At the Startup Pitch Fest grand finale, the top 2 teams (selected by their instructors) from every location of Young Coders Club will pitch in front of a panel of Venture Capitalist judges and compete for best prototype/project. The winning team will receive startup seed funding.
A wonderful opportunity for the startup teams to hear from industry leaders and Silicon Valley executives, upcoming technology trends and hear innovative business plans at this 3rd annual youth focused conference
Keynote speaker: Mayor Sam Liccardo (San Jose)
- Panel 1: Industry executives panel
- Panel 2: Women in Technology panel
- Panel 3: Young entrepreneurs panel
- Panel 4: Silicon Valley elected leaders panel
- Panel 5: Startup Pitch Fest grand finale : Chosen Youth entrepreneurs from all the locations of Silicon Valley Coders Club pitch in front of a VC panel of judges and compete for best prototype/project - winner gets seed money for their startup

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