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Monday, November 30th 2015

The Lavin VentureStart Competition Timeline

Program Structure:

  • Workshop #1: Information, Ideation, and Trendspotting workshop to stimulate new company proposals using the business canvas to map out your initial ideas.
  • Workshop #2: Business Model Iteration workshop on how to develop a strong business model and incorporate consumer interactions and pivot in response to them. Receive feedback on your initial business canvas and suggestions for how to prepare for final submissions.
  • Students submit revised business canvas and Cover Page to the Lavin Center.

  • Finalists announced.
  • VentureStart Competition Finals: Each team will present their idea to a panel of successful entrepreneurs for the chance to win cash prizes!
Thank you to everybody who joined us for Fall VentureStart Finals. Please keep an eye out to enter our Spring competition for a chance to win $900 in cash prizes.For questions, please contact Madisyn Prior at .
Entrepreneurship Distinction
  • Top 20 in the nation among universities for entrepreneurs in the U.S.
  • Top 25 list of "America's Best Colleges for Entrepreneurs."
  • Top 30 in entrepreneurship according to U.S. News & World Report.
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