Please join us for Advanced Invention to Venture: Baylor
Dates: December 7-10, 2010
Location: Baylor University, Waco, TX
WHAT IS ADVANCED INVENTION TO VENTURE (AI2V) AT BAYLOR UNIVERSITY?
AI2V is a highly acclaimed, four-day intensive workshop that provides instruction, exercises, pitching and coaching, complete with real-time feedback from Baylor Faculty coaches and experienced entrepreneurs and investors from the Waco region, but you do NOT have to be from the area to attend, the workshop is open to any and all technology entrepreneurs!
After the workshop teams may elect to continue the course work with 6-8 weeks of additional homework and exercises one-on-one with an assigned coach.
In addition your team can apply to have Instructor Dr. Greg Leman's student teams assist with your ongoing idea story development through the Baylor class "Technology Entrepreneurship", from January through April. The end result is a compelling fifteen-minute investor pitch and a fully validated written business / commercialization plan to back it up.
SHOULD I ATTEND?
If you have a technology with commercial potential, and you're
serious about seeing this potential realized, then AI2V is right for
The workshop is open to the founders of technology
start ups, including student and faculty-led teams, interested in advancing their technology down the commercialization path.
WHAT SHOULD I EXPECT?
AI2V is an intense four days--expect to work hard, do after-hours
homework and answer hard questions about your venture. On the last day
you will present a strategic business plan to a group of friendly
investors and experts, who will provide gentle feedback and advice.
Read what others have said about the AI2V experience.
WHAT IS THE COST?
Student venture: $500
Faculty venture: $750
Pre-revenue startup: $500
Small business: $500
Observer or practitioner: $2000
Corporate venture: $5000
Fee is PER TEAM and includes valuable workshop materials, lunches, snacks and post-workshop coaching.