Week 4: Agenda

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Monday
June 17

Location: UMass Amherst

8:45 AM - Check in. 

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

9:30 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.

11:00 AM - Open work-time.

12:00 PM - Sprint Planner Review with Team.

1:00 PM - Adjourn.


Tuesday
June 18

Location: UMass Amherst

8:45 AM - Check in. 

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

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

10:30 AM - Open work-time/Appointments with IP Speaker.

11:30 AM - Customer Interviews with the Product/Service.

1:00 PM - Adjourn


Wednesday
June 19

Location: UMass Amherst


8:45 AM - Check in. 

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

9:30 AM - Makerspace Visits.

11:00 AM - Open work-time.

12:00 PM - Startup Round Table. Startups are given the opportunity to share what they are struggling with aside from their business operations.

1:00 PM - Adjourn.


Thursday
June 20

Location: VVM

8:45 AM - Check in. 

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

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

9:50 AM - Breakouts.

11:35 AM - Wk 4 Presentations. Presenting your MVP. What does it look like? How does it work?

1:15 PM - Adjourn.


Friday
June 21

Location: UMass Amherst

8:45 AM - Check in.

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

9:30 AM - Boston Orientation/Discussion.

10:30 AM - Networking Workshop.

11:30 AM - Open- work-time.

1:00 PM - Adjourn.