Business Model Development for International Students

This course support students to evaluate research results and business ideas developed before and during the studies in Germany, if there could be a transferred into start-up project. Mainly Participants with their own business ideas are welcome.

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21. November 2023
21st and 28th November 2023

The Business Model Development workshop is structured into three sessions:

  1. Understanding Customer and Value Proposition Design
  2. Business Model Development
  3. First financing my business idea

During the Understanding Customer part, participants will review their business ideas against the backdrop of the following questions: Is there a market for my idea? Do I address all customer needs with my business idea? This will usher the participants into the next part known as Value Proposition Design. Here they will be guided in proposing the right value to customers based on their innovative products and/or services. Following, the participants will be taken through the Business Model Canvas. This will assist them to build business models for their ideas. Using the 10 Types of Innovation Concept, graduates and students will learn about Innovation Tactics to further develop innovative business models.

Finally the last session will provide an overview about financing options for Start-up projects in Germany with a focus on presenting in details the EXIST program

Lecturer: Christian Hauke

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Registration for this course:

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