About this Program
The BOOTSTRAP is THE PLACE TO BE to foster entrepreneurial ideas!
Mentors will challenge you and make sure you will find the right way to leverage your business opportunities. You will find out how to design a solid value proposition and produce and deliver it profitably through the right business model!
Agenda (Suzhou time)
Day 1 – Monday afternoon
14:30 – 15:30 : Kick-off and introduction of the BOOTSTRAP Suzhou
15:30 – 16:30 : Pitch your entrepreneurial idea
16:40 - 17:15 : Defining the value proposition
17:15 - 18.45 : Practice and coaching
Day 1 Deliverables: Business opportunities/offer/value proposition/targeted market
Morning of Day 2 is free to work on your business model slides
Day 2 – Tuesday afternoon
14.30 – 15.30 : Pitches of the value proposition
15.30 – 16:00 : From the value proposition to the business model
16:10 – 18:30 : Practice and coaching
Day 2 Deliverables: first draft of your lite business plan
Morning of Day 3 is free to work on your business model slides
Day 3 – Wednesday afternoon
14.30 – 15.15 : Testimonial from an entrepreneur
15:15 – 18:00 : Practice and coaching (cont.)
Day 3 Deliverables: Fine-tuned business model
Morning of Day 4 is free to finalize your pitched business plan
Day 4 – Thursday afternoon
14:30 : Welcome of jury members
14:45 – 17:30 : Final pitch of the business plan in front of the on-line jury
17:30 – 18:00 : Feedbacks from the jury
18:00 – 18:15 : Wrap-up and seminar conclusion
Jury members: Academics, investors, entrepreneurs
Coaching methods: The BOOSTRAP will take place on-line or hybrid mode.
The Bootstrap will emphasize iterative construction of the different steps of the business plan with daily pitches and feedbacks from professionals as well as peer trainees.
Action learning will structure the training in order to leverage cross-fertilization between participants.
Testimonials from entrepreneurs will also enable experience sharing on the entrepreneur’s curriculum.
Coaching will be made in English.
Date: 22 February 2021, 14.30 to 25 February 2021, 18.15
Venue: SKEMA Business School, on-line platform TEAMS
Business Products, Business Services, Consumer Products, Consumer Services