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Fall, 2010 Schedule

This schedule covers both NV 3 (New Ventures: Operating Plan Development, Fall 1 & 2) and NV 1 (New Ventures: Opportunity Evaluation, Fall 2 but with an Oct. 15 start). The schedule is subject to revision.

Unless otherwise indicated, meetings will be held in the Lilly Classroom at Fuqua.

All P4E students may attend any session (i.e., NV 3 students may also attend NV 1 sessions and vice versa).
 

Week of August 30

          September 2, 4:00 - 7:00              Idea Pitch Event - open to all students  

          September 2, 7:00 - 8:00              P4E Information Session for Undergraduate and Graduate Students (RSVP here)

Week of September 6                

September 6, 4:00 - 6:15               NV 3:  Organizing meeting

September 9, 4:00 - 6:15               NV 1 & 3:  Special session for undergrads and other non Fuqua students

 

Week of September 13                

September 13, 4:00 - 6:15              NV 3: Workshop: Product (Speaker: Todd Pope, CEO of TransEnterix)

 

Week of September 20                

September 20, 4:00 - 6:00              NV 3:  Checkpoint meeting, teams present status (Board Member Role Play format)

  • Sidewalk will be the board members for E-Newal
  • E-Newal will be the board members for Medici
  • Medici will be the board members for Eye Innovations
  • Eye Innovations will be the board members for Sidewalk
 

Week of September 27                

September 27, 4:00 - 6:15              NV 3: Workshop: Sales plan & marketing (Speaker: Jack Huisman, OmniComm)


Week of October 4                

October 4, 4:00 - 6:15                      NV 3:  Checkpoint meeting, teams present status (Board Member Role Play format)

  • Send your sales plan to the P4E 2011 listserv by 8pm on Sunday, Oct 3rd. 
  • Be prepared to present your Sales Plan.
  • Board Member Rotation
    • E-Newal will be the board members for Camras Vision
    • Camras Vision will be the board members for Medici
    • Medici will be the board members for Sidewalk
    • Sidewalk will be the board members for E-Newal


Week of October 11               

October 14, 4:00 - 6:15                    NV 3:  Workshop: prep for presentation to Investor Panel

October 15, 12:00 - 2:00                  NV 3:  Presentations to Investor Panel (location Seminar Room G)

                                                             Invited panelists: Mitch Mumma (Intersouth), David Pierson (Intersouth), Bruce Boehm (angel), Jeff Hurst (Commonwealth), Jeff Barnes (Bioventures), Troy McConnell (angel)

                                                           

Week of October 18               

October 18, 4:00 - 6:15                    NV 3: Check-in with non-Fuqua students


Week of October 25               

October 28, 5:00 - 6:30                     NV 1 Organizing meeting


Week of November 1              

November 1, 4:00 - 6:15                   NV 3: Workshop: Operations, manufacturing, R&D (Speaker: Bobby Bahram, CFO of TransLoc)

November 4, 4:00 - 6:15                   NV 1: Workshop: Market research (Speaker: Ron Carson (via Suzanne Miglucci))

                Fill out the questions in the Journal by 5pm the day before


Week of November 8             

November 8, 4:00 - 6:15                    NV 3:  Checkpoint meeting, teams present status (Board Member Role Play format)

Be prepared to present your latest Operating Plan (bring handouts for all ~25 copies)

    • Medici will be the board members for Emu
    • Emu will be the board members for Sidewalk
    • Sidewalk will be the board members for Camras Vision
    • Camras Vision will be the board members for Medici

November 11, 4:00 - 6:15                  NV 1:  Checkpoint meeting, teams present status

                 Fill out the questions in the Journal by 5pm the day before

Week of November 15              

November 18, 4:00 - 6:15                    NV 1: Workshop: Solution/product strategy (Speaker - tentative: Joe Schachle, Inspire Pharmaceuticals)

                                                            

Week of November 22              

No meetings - Thanksgiving


Week of November 29              

November 29, 4:00 - 6:15                    NV 1: Workshop: Competitive positioning (Speaker: Mike Doernberg, Co-founder and CEO of ReverbNation

                 Fill out the questions in the Journal by 5pm the day before

December 2, 4:00 - 6:15                      NV 3: Workshop: Financing plan (Speaker: Jonathan Gindes '03, Co-founder and CFO of Affinergy

                

Week of December 6              

December 9, 4:00 - 8:00                      NV 1 & 3: Final presentations

                  Presentation schedule is here (in flux)

December 15, 5:00                               NV 1 & 3: Final Reports Due (Use the template at the bottom of your syllabus)



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