GO-GROW ACCELERATOR PROGRAMME FALL 2017/2018

Go Grow Programme_Fall 2017-2018 

 

8-9 NOVEMBER 2017 /KICKOFF BOOTCAMP (WORKSHOP 1)

  • Intro to companies – Short presentations by teams
  • Overview of the Go Grow Programme
  • The Go Grow Toolkit – LEAN innovation process, entrepreneurship tools & methodologies for building scale
  • Acceleration – Getting the job done! – Taking and giving Feedback
  • The Role of the Entrepreneur – Keynote
  • Profile and Human Behavioral Assessments of the Team
  • Crash course in “The Business Model Canvas” & “Lean Canvas”
  • Identification of growth goals – Hack
  • Facilitated review of Business model
  • Outline of growth, go-to-market & fundingplan Recruitment & Legal
  • Alumni Case: Accelerating a startup – Founder considerations Legal & Investment 101 – Managerial liability – basic principles
  • Mentor – advisory board simulation – formalities
  • Go Grow Accelerator – the role of the Mentor
  • Mentor Match and reception

 

22-23 NOVEMBER 2017 /PITCH WORKSHOP 2

Best practice – pitch cases

  • How to build a “killer” pitch deck
  • Pitch deck workshop – continued
  • How to talk to investors – Alumni case
  • What are investors looking for? – Keynote – VC/Angel Investor

 

12 DECEMBER 2017 /WORKSHOP 3

  • Business Environment – Global Market and International Trends

 

13 DECEMBER 2017 /CLUSTER – WORKING GROUP

  • Work on growth, go-to-market & fundingplan
  • Presentation of progress
  • Supervision from mentor(s)
  • Interaction with peer startups

 

16 JANUARY 2018 /WORKSHOP 4

  • Customer Discovery & Sales – Growth through Data – Analytics

 

17 JANUARY 2018 /CLUSTER – WORKING GROUP

  • Work on growth, go-to-market & fundingplan
  • Presentation of progress
  • Supervision from mentor(s)
  • Interaction with peer startups

 

17 JANUARY 2018 /DRAGON’S DEN – PITCH TRAINING

Dragon’s Den – Pitch practice #1

  • Further develop pitch-deck, communications and performance

 

6 FEBRUARY 2018 /WORKSHOP 5

  • Communication, Branding & Marketing

 

7 FEBRUARY 2018 /CLUSTER – WORKING GROUP

  • Work on growth, go-to-market & fundingplan
  • Presentation of progress
  • Supervision from mentor(s)
  • Interaction with peer startups

 

20 FEBRUARY 2018 /DRAGON’S DEN – PITCH TRAINING

Dragon’s Den – Pitch practice #2

  • Further develop pitch-deck, communications and performance

 

14 MARCH 2018 /WORKSHOP 6

“Funding: Strategy and Legal Aspects”

  • Investment 101
  • Alumni Case – how to get from Angel investor.. to Seed.. to A…
  • “Term-sheets”, “Warrants”, “Cap tables”, “Data Room” etc.
  • Financial Modelling and Sensitivity Analysis
  • IP, Trademarks & Copyrigths
  • Recruitment & HR

 

15 MARCH 2018 /CLUSTER – WORKING GROUP

  • Work on growth, go-to-market & fundingplan
  • Presentation of progress
  • Supervision from mentor(s)
  • Interaction with peer startups

 

15 MAY 2017 /DRAGON’S DEN – PITCH TRAINING

Dragon’s Den – Pitch practice #3

  • Further develop pitch-deck, communications and performance

 

21 MARCH 2018 /GO GROW DEMO DAY & GRADUATION

  • Final pitch & demo for investors, clients and ecosystem partners
  • Activities:
    • Pitch
    • Demo
    • Reception
  • Graduation
  • Celebration of the #5 batch of Go-Grow startup companies
  • Activities:
    • Ceremony & reception

 

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
  • Ceremony & Reception
Celebration of the #3 batch of Go-Grow startups