The series of eight workshops is based on a mission and challenge approach to enhance the validation and execution of your business case. Our goal is to support the best startup talents in Switzerland in order to build world-class startups the fastest way possible.
The first workshop "The story of your startup" will highlight the following topics:
Stress test: who buys what and why?
Name of the game in your industry, checklist requirements
Build all essential communication tools, from intro mail to BP's
Intro with key tools, checklists and objectives, using benchmark examples from successful founders
Identification of individual priorities, key missions and tasks
Definition of objectives and milestones, with a focus on maximized value creation
With experts' support attendees work and exchange on the identified core missions for their startup
Pitching, debriefing and challenging of results. Get inputs to improve and accelerate
External industry experts/mentors/supporters will be invited to the workshops.
Eligible to apply are innovative startups with projects and the ambition to conquer the world. Or individuals who are master student, doctoral candidate, postdoc or member of staff at ETH or EPFL carrying a solid high-tech startup project.
The Ask the Entrepreneur workshops will help participants to:
Shape your entrepreneurial proposal
Build an execution track record
Validate the contents of the "investment-ready" package and offer it to investors