Join us for the second annual QØ Venture Kickstart Atlanta February 8-10th.
QØ Venture Kickstart is a three day program that serves as introduction for both parents and teenagers on best practices in entrepreneurship and youth development. The program focuses on the skills and mindset youth need to develop to be successful in a rapidly changing world.
Winner of YPO International’s 2018 Best Parent-Child Event Award
Immersive experience to include:
Design thinking + planning
Developing rapid prototypes
Pitching your ideas
For more details on the Quarter Zero methodology, click here.
Register early. Space is limited.
“It was truly a complete entrepreneurial experience with all the assignments, speakers, classes, etc.”
~ Antonella Wing, Student
“QØ was a transformational experience that taught me a lot about starting a business.”
~ Satvik Garg, Student
“My mom asked me what I thought of the QØ Program and the first words that came to mind were ‘I LOVED IT!’”
~ Francesca George, Student
(YPO Mountain State Gold)
Dates + Schedule
Friday, February 8, 2019 - Sunday, February 10, 2019
5:30: Check-in + Welcome
5:45pm-7:30pm: Joint Activity with Parents
7:30pm-9:20pm: Dinner + Student Programming
9am-5pm: Student Programming
5pm-7:30pm: Dinner + Game Night
9am - 12 - Morning Programming
12pm-2pm: Pitch Presentations
YPO Members and/or Spouses
5:30pm: Check-in + Welcome
5:45pm-7:30pm: Joint Activity with Students
7:30: Parents Only Social @ The Omni
8pm: Parents Only Dinner @ Garden and Gun
9:30am-2:30pm: Parents Session
3:30pm: Private Tour of Atlanta Tech Village
6pm: Parent Dinner at C. Ellet’s
12:40pm: Parent Event Arrival
1-2pm: Pitch Presentations
$550 per Student
$250 per Parent
All cancellations must be received in writing to Lauren Grier. Cancellation by January 25th will receive refund less $100 per registrant fee.
No refunds after January 25th unless a replacement is found.
Location + Lodging
The Farm is housed at The Battery Atlanta, a 60-acre development that will include SunTrust Park home to the Atlanta Braves, as well as retail shops, restaurants, an office tower, hotel, an entertainment venue, residential units and Comcast NBCUniversal’s Southeast Region headquarters.
The Farm is part of Comcast NBCUniversal’s LIFT Labs for Entrepreneurs program and is operated by Boomtown Accelerator, founded in Boulder, Colorado.
Have questions? We have answers...
Can my student attend without a parent? +
Yes, but we highly recommend parents attend if they are able.
Will there be transportation from the airport? +
No, participants are responsible for coordinating their transportation.
If assistance is desired for students traveling alone, please reach out to Lauren Gier (YPO S7) who can help possibly connect you with a another YPO member on a similar travel schedule.
Do we book directly with the hotel? +
Yes, we have a room block under YPO S7 that you can reference to access the discounted group rate. The contact information for the Omni Hotel at The Battery is (678) 567-7327
Are we required to stay at the hotel? +
No, but do be aware that programming will end for students on Friday and Saturday night at the hotel lobby.
Do you have more details about the parent program? +
Yes, click here and read about our standard parent program we do in the Catapult Incubator.
Who is the main contact for this event? +
Where does each day start? +
Each day starts at The Farm which is a short walk from the Omni Hotel at The Battery.
Should we eat breakfast before arriving at The Farm? +
Yes! Please be sure to have a hearty breakfast to fuel up for the day.
What meals are included? +
Lunch will be provided on Saturday and Sunday and dinner on Friday and Saturday nights.
Where do I register? +
You register for this event on the YPO Exchange website via this link .
When is the registration deadline? +
Wednesday, January 16 is the last day to book a hotel room at the group rate. You may register for the event as space permits.