Here is an outline of the 4 month Techpeaks program including a calendar of TechPeaks Academy - events open to the public
Inspiring and empowering the ICT Community
TechPeaks Academy is a series of events open to the public:
- inspiring talks from TechPeaks mentors
- hands-on workshops
- ideas generation labs
- Tech Talks from ICT professionals
TechPeaks Academy is all about hands-on experiences and empowering people to create amazing new things
Check this blog post to know what events we host
What happened last year? Check out 2013 program
Come to Trento and receive the Welcome Package, settle in, start meeting people and get accustomed with the local environment.
Meet all participants and take part in workshop and events to get started on working on idea generation and business modeling.
Startup Weekend are weekend-long, hands-on experiences where entrepreneurs and aspiring entrepreneurs can find out if startup ideas are viable. Startup Weekend is a global network of passionate leaders and entrepreneurs on a mission to inspire, educate, and empower individuals, teams and communities.
More workshops to be published!
Time to work on team, idea generation, validation, and business modeling.
Prototyping, presenting, refining, discussing business strategy ideas and products and... growing!
Workshops and guest speakers. Mentors in town!
And more on: running a startup, cash, legal, intellectual property.
* Workshps are mandatory for Explorers and optional -but highly recommended- for Alpinists
* Before June 2, Explorer have to present 3 to 5 business analysis
This phase is all about getting ready for the Demo Day... pitch, pitch, pitch!
Even awesome experiences have to end...
After the Demo Day, up to five project will be awarded a grant, and all the starups graduated from the program get the benefit of a growing alumni network.