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Ebony Easley leading “Interviewing Techniques” workshop during I-Corps Startup Accelerator

3-week Course Schedule – Fall 2018

Detailed syllabus available here

Monday Oct. 29

5 to 9pm

Opening Workshop

  • Introduction to I-Corps
  • Team Introductions
  • Business Model Generation
  • Individual Review Meetings
Monday Nov. 5

5 to 9pm

Interviewing Workshop

  • Articulating Value Propositions
  • Interviewing Techniques
  • Designing an interview guide
Nov. 9 and 12 Midpoint Review

One 30 minute meeting (separate meetings for each team) with I-Corps faculty; to be scheduled with team members

Monday Nov. 19

5 to 9pm

Closing Workshop

  • Team Presentations
  • applying for funding
  • applying to the National I-Corps™ Program
  • Next steps
  • Individual Office Hours

Teams that successfully complete the program will be invited to the Penn I-Corps Annual Showcase at the Pennovation Center, Dec. 7, 9 to 10:30 am

 

 

Networking and Information sessions for Fall 2018 – sign-up here

  • Mon Sep 24 and Thu Sep 27, 12 to 1pm
  • Mon Oct 1 and Thu Oct 4, 12 to 1pm