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Student Entrepreneurship Bootcamp
Location: ArcLabs, WIT West Campus, Carriganore, Waterford
Cost: Free
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Arclabs, the research and innovation centre at Waterford Institute of Technology (WIT) is behind this exciting event for WIT students.

The Arclabs Student Entrepreneurship Bootcamp aims to assist in developing WIT students innovative ideas into viable business opportunities by providing them with tools for future business growth. 

The Bootcamp will run in ArcLabs on 28 February from 1- 7pm and will be followed up by 1-to-1 mentoring meetings with the students on 6 and 7 March to help students get direction on the next steps to take to develop their business.

This bootcamp events will partner with and feed into:

12.45pm Bus (provided) arrives in ArcLabs
1pm Networking Lunch (provided) and sharing of ideas
2pm Introduction – Ciarán Cullen

Creative Innovation - Dr Cordula Hansen and John Tarpey

3pm Defining the Problem to be solved and Vision for the Future – Margaret Tynan
3.30pm Protecting your idea - Dr James O'Sullivan
4pm Coffee and Participants first run at Constructing a Persona - Dr Cordula Hansen and John Tarpey
4.30pm Business Model Canvass Dr Pat Lynch RIKON – this is to help the participants to identify their Market and Key features

Coffee and light refreshments - Group discussion on business ideas - formulating the business idea/statement - Dr Cordula Hansen and John Tarpey

6.30pm Participants deliver a business statement
7pm  Close
7.05pm Bus back to main campus/Waterford City 

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