Course Calendar

Upcoming Regional Introductory Courses

The DC I-Corps programs will offer a short course, "Introduction to I-Corps," at GW in the DC area. For the best consideration, please apply as soon as possible. Teams will be accepted on a rolling basis.

January Cohort (January 23 - February 7, 2018)
This 2-week program serves as one of the introduction and qualification courses for the I-Corps Go program. This program is full.

February Cohort (February 13 - 27, 2018)
This 2-week program serves as one of the introduction and qualification courses for the I-Corps Go program. 

1st Session: Opening Workshop (Location TBD)

  • Tuesday, February 13, 2018:
    • Intro to I-Corps & Expectations
    • Team Introductions
    • Lectures on the Business Model Canvas, Customer Segments & Types, and Value Propositions
    • Workshop: Conducting Customer Interviews
    • Mandatory Office Hours

2nd Session: Check-in

  • Tuesday, February 20, 2018
    • Team Updates 
    • 30-minute check-in session

3rd Session: Closing Workshop (Location TBD)

  • Tuesday, February 27, 2018:
    • Final Presentations

March Cohort (March 6 - April 5, 2018)

1st Session: Opening Workshop (GW Science & Engineering Hall, Room B1270: 800 22nd St. NW, Washington, DC 20052)

  • Tuesday, March 6, 2018 (3:00 PM - 9:00 PM EST):
    • Intro to I-Corps & Expectations
    • Team Introductions
    • Lectures on the Business Model Canvas, Customer Segments & Types, and Value Propositions
    • Workshop: Conducting Customer Interviews
    • Mandatory Office Hours

2nd Session: Check-in

  • Team Updates 
  • One meeting on March 8-9, 2018 
  • 30-minute check-in session

3rd Session: Check-in 

  • Team Updates 
  • One meeting on March 22-23, 2018 
  • 30-minute check-in session

4th Session: Closing Workshop (GW Science & Engineering Hall, Room B1270: 800 22nd St. NW, Washington, DC 20052)

  • Thursday, April 5, 2018 (3:30 PM - 9:30 PM EST):
    • Final Presentations

April Cohort (Starting April 25, 2018)

1st Session: Opening Workshop (GW Science & Engineering Hall, Room B1270: 800 22nd St. NW, Washington, DC 20052)

  • Wednesday, April 25, 2018 (3:00 PM - 9:00 PM EST):
    • Intro to I-Corps & Expectations
    • Team Introductions
    • Lectures on the Business Model Canvas, Customer Segments & Types, and Value Propositions
    • Workshop: Conducting Customer Interviews
    • Mandatory Office Hours

2nd Session: Check-in

  • Team Updates 
  • One meeting on April 26-27, 2018
  • 30-minute check-in session

3rd Session: Check-in & Final Presentations

  • Team Updates 
  • One meeting in early May 2018 (before May 18)
  • 30-minute check-in session
  • Final Presentations (scheduled individually)

 

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