2nd Startup Hack

Betabeers Hackathon at IE Business School

Are You Ready to Hack the Startup?

  • Postponed from March 2nd. If you weren't available then, take this opportunity to hack the business plan!
  • Sign up here! Only 40 places available!
  • Are you up to the challenge?
  • An exclusive opportunity to build a new product and a business plan in parallel!
  • And a unique opportunity to network with some of Madrid’s finest programmers
  • Put your MBA where your mouth is and see if you can develop a viable business model for the products that are being built, in real time!

Betabeers Startup Hack

Saturday, March 16th 2013 at 9am-9pm

IE Business School, Madrid, Spain

Madrid, Community of Madrid

IE Business School, in partnership with Betabeers, a Madrid-based programming group, presents Startup Hack - a unique combination Startup Weekend and Hackathon, bringing together programmers and business minds to create innovative solutions in just one day.

Theme To Be Confirmed

The theme for the March 16th Startup Hack is to be confirmed. Bring your game-changing idea and by that night it could be a reality.


9:00 - What is Startup Hack?
9:15 - Pitch ideas to your team
9:30 - Choose idea
10:00 - Hack (the business plan)
14:00 - Lunch
15:00 - Hack (the business plan) some more
19:00 - Present your idea and plan
20:00 - Vote for a winner
20:30 - Have some beers
21:00 - Goodbye everyone

Venture Lab @ IE Business School

IE Business School is one of the most celebrated business schools in the world ranked No.1 in Europe and 8th Worldwide by The Financial Times 2012. IE Business School is also ranked No. 9 Worldwide for Entrepreneurship by Bloomberg´s Business Week. The Venture Lab is IE Business School´s startup accelerator where students and alumni are given the oportunity to launch their own ventures with the support of our expert mentor network, a series of startup workshops, and incubation at Area 31 our startup incubator. We accelerate 50 innovative high potential startups a year of which we see up to 20% of teams go on to launch the venture and/or secure seed funding.