CURRICULUM

Using the lean startup methodology, customer discovery, and development process, and experiential learning, we will cover the following topics:

- CUSTOMER DISCOVERY / DEVELOPMENT

- COMMUNICATIONS

- FINANCE

- CULTURE

- BUSINESS MODELING

- OPERATIONS

- BRANDING & MARKETING

- SALES

- TALENT MANAGEMENT


IgniteU NY offers an unique eight-week summer acclerator program for entrepreneurs. The experiential program incorporates aspects of NSF I-Corps Customer Discover and adds general business development and startup education.

We're looking for startups who have proof-of-concept and a validated business model that describes their customer segment and value proposition.

Our accelerator program, along with all of the other IgniteU initiatives, puts an emphasis on engaging in the community and building relationships.