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This article was published on December 17, 2011

    Startup Weekend plans to expand its “No talk, all action” events in 2012 [Video]

    Startup Weekend plans to expand its “No talk, all action” events in 2012 [Video]
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    Martin Bryant is founder of Big Revolution, where he helps tech companies refine their proposition and positioning, and develops high-qualit Martin Bryant is founder of Big Revolution, where he helps tech companies refine their proposition and positioning, and develops high-quality, compelling content for them. He previously served in several roles at TNW, including Editor-in-Chief. He left the company in April 2016 for pastures new.

    Startup Weekend is a 54-hour challenge that has taken place in 100 countries around the world. The events see teams of developers, designers, marketers and product managers compete to create products that could go on to become viable businesses.

    The organization recently entered into a partnership with Google, which means that the competitions, which have spawned startups such as Foodspotting, are set to expand to even more locations in 2012. We talked to European Coordinator, Deborah Rippol at LeWeb to find out more.