Program

June 12-16, 2017 
Click on speaker names, in blue, for more information
 
MONDAY
TUESDAY
WEDNESDAY
THURSDAY
FRIDAY
Breakfast
(8:30–9:00)
Breakfast
(8:30–9:00)
Breakfast
(8:30–9:00)
Breakfast
(8:30–9:00)
Breakfast
(8:30–9:00)
 
Introduction to Workshop
Program & Team
(9:00–9:45)
 
 
Derisking the Market
(9:00–10:30)

 

 
 
 
Design Thinking
(9:00–10:30)

 

 

Co-Founders & 
Splitting Equity
(9:00–10:30)

 

Next Steps 
Your 90-day Plan Presentation
(9:00–11:00)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Types of Entrepreneurship
(9:45–10:45)
Break
(10:30–10:45)
Break
(10:30–10:45)
Break
(10:30–10:45)
Break
(10:45–11:00)
 
Identifying Need
(10:45–12:15)
 
 
 
 
Derisking Technology
(10:45–12:15)
 
 

 

IP & Legal Considerations
(10:45–12:15)
 
 
Getting Started
(11:00–12:15)
Break
(11:00–11:15)
 
Next Steps: Exercise
(11:15–12:15)
 
Getting Lunch
(12:15–12:30)
Getting Lunch
(12:15–12:30)
Getting Lunch
(12:15–12:30)
Getting Lunch
(12:15–12:30)
Getting Lunch
(12:15–12:30)
Lunch Speaker
(12:30–1:45)
Lunch Speaker
(12:30–1:45)
  
 
Lunch Speaker
(12:30–2:00)

 

 
 
 
 
Lunch Speaker
Marina Hatsopoulos
(12:30–1:45)

 

Lunch Speaker
(12:30–1:45)
 
 
 
 
 
 
Global & Local
Entrepreneurship
(1:45–3:00)
 
 
What's your Idea: Nano-Pitch
(1:45–2:45)
 
 
Defining Market & Persona
(1:45–3:15)
 
 
 
 
 
Fundraising
(1:45–3:15)
 
 
 
 
 
Research to Startup
(2:00–3:30)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Break
(2:45–2:55)
Entrepreneurial Motivation, 
Mindset & Team
(2:55–4:00)
Break
(3:00–3:15)
Break
(3:15–3:30)
Break
(3:15–3:30)
Q&A Panel & Closing
(3:15–4:30)
Business Model Creation
(3:30–5:00)
Break
(3:30–3:40)
Plan of Attack
(3:30–5:30)
 
Pitching & Storytelling
(3:40–5:10)
 
MIT Campus Tour
(4:00–5:00)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Networking at MIT Sloan
with Lisbon MBA Students
(5:30–7:00)
IWI Networking Reception
(5:45–7:45)
 
 
Locations:
 
The 2017 International Workshop on Innovating, IWI, will take place at MIT in room 32-044, Stata Center, June 12-16, 2017.
 
The IWI Networking Reception will be held at MIT, Stata Center, Commons, June 15, 5:45-7:45 pm. Detailed directions will be provided during the workshop on June 15.
 
The networking event with students of the Lisbon MBA program is organized at MIT Sloan on June 14, 5:30-7:00 pm. Detailed directions will be provided during the workshop on June 14.