This workshop will provide an overview of what technological innovation is and what entrepreneurship is, as well an overview of the Entrepreneurial Mindset, the Lean Launchpad methodology, the Business Model Canvas and the Lean Canvas.
The learning objective of this workshop is to understand the fundamentals of the Design Thinking Methodology and how it promotes innovation.
This event is part of a series of workshops, see the complete Winter 2021 schedule here! Each workshop allows McGill student participants to receive CCR recognition under the personal and professional development section.
This workshop will provide an overview of the different types of market research, how to analyze the competition, and the resources available at McGill to perform market research. Our market research librarian Amanda Wheatley will walk us through some of those resources using a new market research canvas tool.
Is your startup thinking about applying for the Startup Internship Program? Do you want to learn more about this opportunity and how it can benefit your startup?
McGill Engine's Associate Director will be present to walk you through the program and answer questions!
This workshop will demystify and explain the various form of intellectual property (IP), namely, patents, industrial designs, copyright, trademarks, and trade secrets. We will then do some actual patent searching with our librarian April Colosimo using the DERWENT worldwide patent database.
This workshop will provide an overview on the customer discovery process and then delve deeper into how to conduct customer interviews and how to iterate on your business model canvas.