Launch and scale your idea to positively impact lives.

George Washington University

2-Day Launch Camp

For Entrepreneurs,
CHANGEMAKERS, AND INNOVATORS

september 25-26, 2020

LAUNCH YOUR Student-Led VENTURE

Start or explore an idea, social purpose business, or start-up venture a community of other GW innovators!

Propel your idea forward and gain skills to develop your concept all while connecting with other GW students. You'll receive tactical skill-building exercises, advice from experts and professionals, and a chance to pitch your idea at the end of the two days!

2 Days of Acceleration

  • 4 hour interactive group sessions
  • Breakout afternoon assignments to accelerate your progress
  • Access to 1:1 support
Entrepreneur Purpose Statement
2-Day Launch Camp Zoom Screen

What to Expect in this Interactive Virtual Program

  • Tactical Business-Building Workshops
  • Individualized Feedback & Coaching
  • Small Group Breakout Rooms to Collaborate with Peers
  • Digital, Interactive Workbook
  • Speed Mentoring with Experts from GW and SEED SPOT Mentor Networks
  • Virtual, Celebratory Pitch Showcase with Awards
  • Intuitive Video Conferencing Platform

 

Access these benefits virtually by joining the online group from your computer or tablet. Complete exercises in a virtual workspace, connect with likeminded entrepreneurs in small-group breakouts, receive personal feedback and coaching from business experts, and make lasting connections with entrepreneurs and mentors from around the country!
2-Day Launch Camp Zoom Workshop

Overview

thursday & Friday, September 25-26, 2020
11am-3pm EDT

Thanks to Generous Sponsors, this Program is Now
$1000 FREE for Current GW Students

DAY 1 AGENDA


4-Hour Interactive Group Session:

10:30 AM EDT (Eastern Time): Optional Pre-Program Networking
11:00 AM: Program Starts
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM: Morning Workshop: Purpose, Problem, Customer
1:00 - 1:30 PM: Lunch Break
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM: Afternoon Workshop: Solution, Business Model, Next Steps
3:00 PM: Program Ends

Independent Afternoon Breakout Time:

Afternoon Assignment: 3-Step Solution Exercise
3:00 - 4:00 PM: Optional Open Office Hours

DAY 2 AGENDA


4-Hour Interactive Group Session:

10:30 AM EDT (Eastern Time): Optional Pre-Program Networking
11:00 AM: Program Starts
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM: Morning Workshop: Elevator Pitch
12:00 - 1:15 PM: Virtual Speed Mentoring Event
1:10 - 1:40 PM: Lunch Break
1:40 - 3:00 PM: Afternoon Workshop: Value Proposition, Assumptions, Testing
3:00 PM: Program Ends

FAQs

Program Leaders

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Scott Stein

Associate Director, Student Entrepreneurship Programs
George Washington University, Office of Innovation & Entrepreneurship

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Jasmine Marie R. Bautista

Program Assistant,
George Washington University, Office of Innovation & Entrepreneurship

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"There was an abundance of advice, resources and support to meet each "boot camper's" needs and although we were all at different stages in our businesses, SEED SPOT met each of us where we were. This program is a must for any entrepreneur!”

Sarah Sanchez, Beneficial Beans, SVP Boot Camp March 2016