Summer 2022 University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign I-Corps
June 1 @ 10:00 am - July 6 @ 12:30 pm CDTFree
The Summer UIUC I-Corps program will be an intense 5-week entrepreneurship course for iVenture Accelerator participants and other entrepreneur teams at the University of Illinois. The program will be focused on customer discovery and product-market fit to assist teams in building their ventures. The principles taught in this course provide a set of skills and entrepreneurial knowledge that can be applied to any career path or startup.
- Develop best practices for conducting customer discovery and identifying key stakeholders.
- Learn, practice, and hone your innovation skills.
- Improve the odds for commercial success.
- Understand market trends and needs in your ecosystem.
- Expand your network of like-minded peers, instructors, investors, customers, and mentors.
- Obtain eligibility to apply for $50,000 and attend the National NSF I-CorpsTM team grant.
- Prepare for applying to the SBIR or STTR programs.
- June 1: Kick-Off Session, 10:00 – 11:30 AM CST
- June 8: First Session 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM CST
- Week of June 13: Office Hours
- June 22: Second Session 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM CST
- Week of June 27: Office Hours
- July 6: Final Session 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM CST
Contact Jed Taylor (email@example.com) with questions.