Jun
19
8:45 AM08:45

June 19, 2019

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UMass Amherst | Isenberg, Room N135 | Prototyping Week

8:45 AM - Check in. We will meet in the lobby of the Campus Center at the tables across from Harvest Market (right outside of the Blue Wall).

9:00 AM - Standups. Each team will give a 2 minute update.

9:30 AM - Makerspace Visits. Take a tour and learn about M5, one of the makerspaces on campus.

11:00 AM - Time Management Session.

12:00 PM - Open Work Time & EiR Office Hours.

1:00 PM - Adjourn/Lunch/Social Entrepreneur Round Table. Lunch is provided today. Pick up your bagged lunch in the Learning Commons. Roxy Finn will be leading an optional Social Entrepreneur Roundtable over lunch in the Learning Commons.

You are free to go or stay and work out of VVM offices or the incubator space at the BCE incubator space.

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Jun
20
8:45 AM08:45

June 20, 2019

Valley Venture Mentors | Prototyping Week

8:45 AM - Check in. 

9:00 AM - Standups. Each team will give a 2 minute update in their Pods.

9:30 AM - MVPS Panel. Experts invited to talk about their MVPs and what they learned not to build.

10:00 AM - Breakout Sessions with Panelists.

11:30 AM - Week 4 Presentations. Presenting your MVP. What does it look like? How does it work?

12:15 PM - Boston Orientation/Discussion.

1:00 PM - Adjourn/Office Hours. Optional Office Hours with Allison Pettengill. You are free to go or stay and work out of the VVM offices.

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Jun
18
8:45 AM08:45

June 18, 2019

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UMass Amherst | Isenberg, Room 108 | Prototyping Week

8:45 AM - Check in. 

9:00 AM - Standups. Each team will give a 2 minute update on their current status.

9:30 AM - IP Speaker. An expert lead session on Intellectual Property.

10:30 AM - Break.

10:45 AM - Mindfulness Session.

11:45 AM - Mock Interviews. Practice and receive feedback on your customer interview questions.

1:00 PM - Adjourn. You are free to go or stay and work out of the BCE incubator space

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Jun
17
8:45 AM08:45

June 17, 2019

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UMass Amherst | Isenberg, Room 112 | Prototyping Week

8:45 AM - Check in.

9:00 AM - Prototyping and Product Development Workshop. This expert led workshop will introduce student ventures on how to make an MVP and how to improve their current product or service, pushing them to get to the next phase in their business.

10:00 AM - Open work time.

11:00 AM - Working with Teams. This expert led workshop will advice ventures on how to work together with their internal teams and partner with outside companies.

12:00 PM - Wellness Roundtable.

1:00 PM - Adjourn. You are free to go or stay and work out of VVM offices or the BCE incubator space.

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