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Idea to Impact Program 2019 | Canberra Innovation Network | Tuesday, 24. September 2019

Maximise Your Startup Business Impact
Entrepreneurs may be eligible for a $1500 discount for this program. Apply for the discount here.
Idea to Impact is an intensive program for entrepreneurs introducing practical tools to master the art of turning an ambitious idea into a high-growth high-impact business.
As an entrepreneur you may be frustrated by the amount of time, effort and money it takes to translate your idea from concept to meaningful impact.
Work with other like-minded entrepreneurs to master the practical art of lean innovation. Understand the critical importance of identifying and testing assumptions and learn how to do it in a very rapid and lean way.
We will challenge you with fast-paced real-world tasks to empower you to:


Make faster progress using practical lean approaches


Test your ideas and reduce mistakes


Identify the right market opportunity


Create an exciting value proposition and pitch it effectively


Build the right prototype


Find the right partners and funding


Program Structure
Idea to Impact is four half-day workshops plus homework challenges over two months:


Workshop 1: Innovation essentials and finding market need (homework: exploration conversations) - 24th September 1pm - 4:30pm 


Workshop 2: Value proposition for big impact (homework: value proposition conversations) - 8th October 1pm - 4:30pm


Workshop 3: Prototyping – build what customers need (homework: mockup tests) - 22nd October 1pm - 4:30pm


Workshop 4: Pitching for outcomes - 5th November 1pm - 4:30pm


Who can benefit:
Entrepreneurs working on innovation at all stages:


Searching for the right idea


Got a great idea and in the early stages of creating a startup


Angel or venture funded startups


Established SMEs (augment your existing skills with new fast-growth innovation methods)


Our Team
Idea to Impact is delivered by experienced entrepreneurs


Dr Craig Davis – successful entrepreneur


Petr Adamek – CBRIN CEO, entrepreneur and leading innovation expert


Liz Kobold – SME business ninja


Richard Hume – entrepreneur and sales expert


Zachary Sequoia – entrepreneur and design/usability expert


Irene Zhen, Business Growth Associate



Light refreshments will be provided.

FAQs:
What parking is available? Parking is available at the City West Carpark, located on Allsop Street. There is also limited street parking around the building.
Where are you located? Find us on Level 5, 1 Moore street (The ACT Health Building) on the corner of Alinga and Moore Street. Use the elevators to come up to Level 5.
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