Hosted in partnership with CoMotion’s NSF I-Corps Site Program participants from Pacific Northwest regional research institutions learn about customer discovery, FDA regulatory strategy, business models, legal issues, and more.
May 9 DEADLINE to apply
June 6 Deadline to secure your mentor
Apply early and find a mentor with experience who can guide you. If you have questions contact Terri Butler, TLButler@uw.edu.
Start your learning journey virtually by watching the videos below.
June 15 9:00 – 10:00am MENTOR training on Innovation Within platform
June 15 10:00 – 11:00am TEAM Training on Innovation Within platform
June 16 8:30am – 12pm Kickoff Workshop: Introduction to the Lean Startup Method
June 17 8:30am – 12pm Kickoff Workshop: Mastering Customer Discovery
WE-REACH Biomedical Bootcamp Sessions
2-4pm on Thursdays
(for teams with biomedical or healthcare products or services)
June 24 Biomedical Customer Discovery and Competitive Analysis
July 1 Biomedical Regulatory Strategy and Product Development
July 8 Biomedical Business Models, Budgets, and Funding Sources
July 15 Biomedical Legal Issues and Intellectual Property
Additional “All Industries” Bootcamp Sessions
9-11am on Tuesdays
June 22 Mastering Market Research
June 29 Telling Compelling Stories
July 6 How Will Your Startup Make Money? Business Model Breakdown
July 13 Workshop TBD
July 21 or 22 8:30am – 12pm Final Pitch Events for Life Science and Medical teams