Spring, 2011 Schedule (old)


This schedule is for New Ventures 2: Strategy Development. The schedule is subject to revision.

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

 Week of January 17

          January 20                                     Kick-off  / organizing meeting

Week of January 24                

January 24, 4:00 - 6:15                Workshop: Target customer (Speaker: Jesko von Windheim, founder of several tech companies)  

Week of January 31                

No class meeting

 Week of February 7                

February 7, 4:00 - 6:15               Checkpoint: Target customer

Journal entries due the day before the Checkpoint at 11pm

February 10, 4:00 - 6:15             Workshop: Business model (Speaker: Rich West, CEO of Advanced Liquid Logic) 

Week of February 14                

No class meeting                                                           

Week of February 21 

February 21, 4:00 - 6:15               Checkpoint: Business model

Journal entries due the day before the Checkpoint at 11pm

February 24, 4:00 - 6:15               Workshop: Sustainable competitive position (Matt Megaro, Entrepreneur and Executive in Residence)

Week of February 28               

No class meeting

Week of March 7              

No class meeting - Spring Break

Week of March 14             

No class meeting - Spring Break

Week of March 21              

March 21, 4:00 - 6:15                    Checkpoint: Competitive position

Journal entries due the day before the Checkpoint at 11pm

March 24, 4:00 - 6:15                    Workshop: Milestones (Speaker: Jon Fjeld)                                                             

Week of March 28              

No class meeting

Week of April 4              

April 4, 4:00 - 6:15                         Checkpoint: Milestones

No journal, but prepare a powerpoint to discuss in class.

Board Member Role Play

  • Golf & Fly presents. HyTower Energy acts as board members.
  • HyTower Energy presents. Medical Learning Games acts as board members.
  • Medical Learning Games presents.  EpistemLogic acts as board members.
  • EpistemLogic presents. Futfield.com acts as board members.
  • Futfield.com presents.  K Kane acts as board members.
  • K Kane presents. Golf & Fly acts as board members.

April 7, 4:00 - 6:15                         Workshop: Investor perspective (Speaker: Bruce Boehm)                  

Week of April 11              

No class meeting

Week of April 18              

April 21, 4:00 - 6:15                       Checkpoint: Presentation review

Week of April 25              

April 28, 4:00 - 7:00                       NV 2: Final presentations

                                                         20 minutes each

Week of May 2              

May 4, 5:00                                              Final reports due (Use the template on the syllabus page)

May 6,12:00                                             Investor Panel presentations (Location: TBD)

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Howie Rhee,
Mar 21, 2011, 3:05 PM
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Jon Fjeld,
Jan 24, 2011, 10:51 AM
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