Youth Las Vegas Start.IT Now Weekend


October 20 - 21, 2018 Saturday, Sunday


West Career & Technical Academy

11945 W Charleston Blvd  Las Vegas, Nevada 89135



Call for all Las Vegas 5th grader to High School students who have Ideas and want to create Solutions or they just want to learn more about what is a Startup , love coding,  have design skills or  just want to try something new - THIS IS A MUST  ATTEND EVENT.

Start.IT  Now is a global movement that  is here to inspired projects, and it is the meeting point of many teams in the field of technology, entrepreneurship and digital citizenship.


This weekend will help you understand the power of technology, the power of mentoring and how all this can support you to bring your ideas to reality. It is the right place and safe place to START!


Start.IT Now created by Zedu Plus  supported by West Career and Technical Academy , offering a brilliant location and a fantastic opportunity to Las Vegas youth to join and create for a whole 2 day weekend.



You will have the freedom of creation and the opportunity to meet people to join a team.

Come test your ideas and have an experience you'll never forget.

We lined up for you an amazing roster of mentors, supporters, great food, and awesome prizes.


Start.IT Now!


Rick Duggan



CEO Concierge Software Design

Heather Wilde


CTO, Angel Investor, Coach, Speaker

Kera Dorsey


Regional Admissions Manager at Tech Impact

Jeanie Haddox


Specialty Leasing, Commerical Real Estate, Events, Sponsorship, Special Projects

Elyse M Petersen


CEO & Founder at Tealet




President and Co-Founder

AXIOM Cyber Solutions



Kalif Gordon


Co-Owner at

The Evolution Group LLC.

Joseph Estrada

Manages TrueScore


Vinicius Passos

Training Ambassador

Carol Santiago


Education Dept. Director for the Las Vegas Urban League

Tamara Shiloh


Author, Speaker

Peter B Winner

Founder at XBrain Fit


Thasin Jaigirdar


Co-Founder, Apparent Financing

Christina Aldan

Owner at  LG Designs


Special Guests

Christan Rebolledo

1st Place Winner

Las Vegas Youth Startup Weekend

January 2018


Ethan Duggan


Junior Software Developer at Concierge Software Design


Eric Chong


 Entrepreneur, Author



Concierge Software Design

Gold Sponsor

Gold Sponsor

Gold Sponsor

Silver Sponsor

Silver Sponsor


Organizing Staff

Kelli Compton

Teacher at West Career & Tech Academy

Katy Toma

Founder at ZeduPlus

Eric Lassard

Founder At ZeduHow & OMDS

Jeremy Bruner

Head Educator at TechBrainiacs