The goal of the course is to provide a hand on introduction to the technology startup process, exploring the subtle chemistry between science and innovation, identifying an opportunity, and understand how to analyze it, assess its potential, and structure it into a compelling business plan. The course uses an original format of flipped classroom, with online content, and in-class applied activities.
Every session is focused on one key step in the entrepreneurial process, and comprise one guest speaker, expert, seasoned entrepreneur who comes in class, testify and discuss with the students.
From research result, or from their own ideas, student team in 4-5 and work on a real life opportunity, which, throughout the course, they will develop into a credible, attractive, fully developed business plan, which will be pitched, as a real case, in front of a jury of investors and entrepreneurs.
Material is available online to guide the groupwork, and each session also comprise a coaching session, where external coaches and mentors come and review each group weekly work and progress on their project.
Numerus clausus :80
Langue du cours : English
Credits ECTS : 4