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Spark Centre: Business Model Canvas – March 21, 28, 2019 (Mar-2019)
March 21 @ 9:00 am - May 5 @ 11:00 amCA$50.00
Starting Lean: Business Model
(2 sessions, 4 hours each)
Entrepreneur’s Toolkit Workshops are experiential, hands-on workshops facilitated by experienced entrepreneurs. The workshops offer ventures tools, mentoring and peer feedback to solve specific problems and develop essential business components.
In each four-hour session you will generate a deliverable that you will use frequently in the business development process.
In this two-part workshop series, we follow Steve Blank’s methodology and introduce startups to Osterwalder’s Business Model Canvas and the analytical process required to validate their business model. The workshops are highly interactive and all participants will be able to design their own business model during the series.
Workshop Schedule (register for full series OR per session)
Session 1 – Designing your business model // March 21, 2019, 9-1pm
This session wil introduce participants to Osterwalder’s Business Model Canvas and the key questions to consider when designing a business model.
Deliverable: A business model designed around the participant’s value proposition.
Session 2 – Validating your business model // March 28, 2019, 9-1pm
In this session, you will learn how to analyze external forces such as macro, industry, and competitive threats and opportunities, and how to implement your findings in your business model design.
Deliverable: A framework for validating your business model that analyzes external forces and key business model metrics.
Cost of Workshops
The Entrepreneur’s Toolkit Workshops cost $50 to attend. There are two different ticket types that can be purchased:
1. Spark Centre & Other Regional Innovation Centre (RIC) Refundable Deposit (full series OR per session)
Purchase this ticket if you are a client of a Regional Innovation Centre (RIC). When prompted on the registration page, please list the regional centre of where you are a member and your current advisor’s name. You will be refunded your full ticket price at the end of the workshop series and upon completion of our post-workshop survey. The post-workshop survey must be completed within five days of the last day of a workshop series for a registration deposit to be refunded.
2. General Attendance Fee (non-refundable)
Purchase this ticket if you are not currently a member of a regional innovation centre. This ticket is not refundable.
Please note: If you can no longer make it to the session, please let us know no later than 48hrs before the start of the session for us to process your refund. Unfortunately, we may not be able to accommodate a refund request after that time.
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