GO-GROW ACCELERATOR PROGRAMME SPRING 2017

Go Grow Startup Accelerator Programme

 

24 JANUAR – 25. JANUAR 2017 /KICKOFF BOOTCAMP

 

·      Intro to companies –Short presentations by teams

·      Overview of the Go Grow Program

·      The Go Grow Toolkit – LEAN innovation process, entrepreneurship tools

·      Getting the job done! – Formation of company clusters

·      The Role of the Entrepreneur – Alumni Case & Keynote

·      Profile and Human Behavioral Assessments of the Team

·      Recruitment & Legal

 

·      Alumni Case: Accelerating a startup – Founder considerations

·      Identification of growth goals

·      Outline of growth, go-to-market & fundingplan

·      Legal & Investment 101 – Managerial liability – basic principles

·      Mentor – advisory board simulation – formalities

·      Go Grow Accelerator– the role of the Mentor

·      Mentor Match

7 FEBRUARY 2017 /WORKSHOP 1
 

·      Exponential organisations

·      Customer Discovery

·      Sales Training

 

21 FEBRAURY 2017 /CLUSTER-WORKING GROUP 1
 

·      Work on growth, go-to-market & fundingplan

·      Presentation of progress

·      Supervision from mentor(s)

·      Interaction with peer startups

 

28 FEBRUARY – 1. MARCH 2017 /PITCH WORKSHOP
 

·      Best practice – pitch cases

·      How to build a “ killer” pitch deck – Workshop

·      Pitch deck workshop – continued

·      How to talk to investors – Alumni case

·      What are investors looking for? – Keynote – VC/Angel Investor

7 MARCH 2017 /WORKSHOP 2
  ”Go-to Market, Global Market And International Trends”

 

14 MARCH 2017 /CLUSTER-WORKING GROUP 2
 

·      Work on growth, go-to-market & fundingplan

·      Presentation of progress

·      Supervision from mentor(s)

·      Interaction with peer startups

 

 21 MARCH 2017 /DRAGON’S DEN – PITCH TRAINING 1
Dragon’s Den – Pitch practice #1

·      Further develop pitch-deck, communications and performance

 

4 APRIL 2017 /WORKSHOP 3
· “Growth through Data, Metrics, Analytics & Search Engine Optimization” (Seo)
18 APRIL 2017 /CLUSTER-WORKING GROUP
 

·      Work on growth, go-to-market & fundingplan

·      Presentation of progress

·      Supervision from mentor(s)

·      Interaction with peer startups

25 APRIL 2017 /DRAGON’S DEN – PITCH TRAINING 2
Dragon’s Den – Pitch practice #2

·      Further develop pitch-deck, communications and performance

 

2 MAY 2017 /WORKSHOP 4
 

“Funding: Strategy And Legal Aspects”

·      Investment 101

·      Alumni Case – how to get from Angel investor.. to Seed.. to A…

·      “Termsheets”, “Warrants”, “Cap tables”, “Data Room” etc.

·      Financial Modelling and Sensitivity Analysis

 

9 MAY 2017 / CLUSTER-WORKING GROUP
 

·      Work on growth, go-to-market & fundingplan

·      Presentation of progress

·      Supervision from mentor(s)

·      Interaction with peer startups

 

 

23 MAY 2017 /DRAGON’S DEN – PITCH TRAINING 3
 Dragon’s Den – Pitch practice #3

·      Further develop pitch-deck, communications and performance

 

24 MAY 2017/GO GROW DEMO DAY & GRADUATION
Final pitch & demo for investors

 Activities:

·      Pitch

·      Demo

·      Reception

Graduation

Celebration of the #3 batch of Go-Grow startups

Activities:

·      Ceremony & reception