A Startup Conference for Girls
Ages 9-14 Years Old
Saturday | May 21, 2022
10:00 AM – 5:o0 PM CsT | $20
latinitas startup chica bilingual conference
dailey middle school (for del valle isd students only | Austin, TX
ABOUT THE STARTUP CHICA CONFERENCE
The Startup Chica Conference focuses on teaching, inspiring and encouraging young females to enter the business world by becoming leaders and entrepreneurs while fostering their ideas and talents.
Girls between 9-14 years old will spend the day learning the business skills needed to launch their own startup or product that identifies and solves community issues. As a team, working alongside community mentors, they will come up with a creative solution to a problem, pitch the product to a group of judges and exit with a passion for entrepreneurship.
SOBRE LA CONFERENCIA DE STARTUP CHICA
La Conferencia de Startup Chica se centra en enseñar, inspirar y alentar a las mujeres jóvenes a ingresar al mundo de los negocios al convertirse en líderes y emprendedoras mientras fomentan sus ideas y talentos.
Niñas de entre 9 y 14 años pasarán el día aprendiendo las habilidades comerciales necesarias para lanzar su propia empresa o un producto que identifique y resuelva los problemas de la comunidad. Como un equipo, trabajando junto a mentores de los sectores corporativo y comunitario, se les ocurrirá una solución creativa a un problema, lanzarán la solución basada en la tecnología a un grupo de jueces y saldrán con una pasión por la innovación.
Founder | Friday Friday
Founder & CEO | The Opt-In
Austin City Council Member
Startup Chica 2021 Testimonials
What did you like most about your Startup Chica experience?
What did you learn today about yourself that you didn't know before?
What valuable information or experience did you attain for your child by attending this workshop?
"I loved all the presenters and my mentors. I definitely will look back on this experience in awe in a day, right now it does not feel real. XD"
"Meeting new people and collaborating our ideas."
“I liked that our mentors were kind and truly listened to our ideas”
"“I learned that when I'm passionate about something I can really enjoy talking about it and explaining."
"I learned that I can make a difference by just making a plan."
"I'm braver than I thought."
"Encourage your child's ideas because it may grow into more."
"Stay open to my child's creativity."
"I gained insight on how, as a parent, I can support my daughter in her future business endeavors."
Help girls, ages 9-14, learn the business skills needed to launch their own startup up or product that identifies and solves community issues.
In teams of 5-6 within their age range, they will come up with a creative solution to a problem, pitch the technology based solution to a group of judges, and exit with a passion for entrepreneurship and innovation.
Whether you want to work directly with the chicas or make sure the event is running smoothly by helping with event assistance, we've got a place for you on our volunteer team!