University of Akron and University of Toledo Summer 2023 I-Corps
June 9 @ 12:00 pm - July 28 @ 2:30 pm EDTFree
UA’s I-Corps program is all about customer discovery! The I-Corps Program supports teams through an intensive 7-meeting critical evaluation. Our goal is to help faculty, students, and the community answer important questions about their business, product, or technology idea through coaching and direct customer interactions.
The I-Corps program can help you:
- Get clarity on your customer
- Learn and apply best practices on the business model canvas
- Get direct feedback on your business idea
- Expand your network and access needed resources
- Level up your business!
Applications Due: Sunday, May 21, 2023
Teams Selected: Wednesday, May 24, 2023
All I-Corps meeting sessions will be held virtually.
Group Meetings will be held 12pm – 2:30pm EDT. Individual Meetings will be scheduled for 30-minute time slots between 9am and 3pm EDT on the dates listed.
- Week 1: Friday, June 9, 2023 (Group Meeting)
- Week 2: Friday, June 16, 2023 (Individual Meeting)
- Week 3: Friday, June 23, 2023 (Group Meeting)
- Week 4: Friday, June 30, 2023 (Individual Meeting)
- NO MEETING FRIDAY, July 7, 2023
- Week 5: Friday, July 14, 2023 (Group Meeting)
- Week 6: Friday, July 21, 2023 (Panel)
- Week 7: Friday, July 28, 2023 (Group Meeting final presentations)
Please fill out the following application. Questions can be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org