HOW TO MAKE A WINNING APPLICATION, A WORKING BUSINESS MODEL AND A GOOD PITCH
– AND WIN UP TO 50.000 € IN FUNDING

Welcome to the effective afternoon to learn a lot!

The deadline of the Hack Your Heritage! competition is soon and we like to give you same tips and advices how to make the winning application. In Creative Ring Challenge track you can get even 50.000 euros to develop your product towards a real service.
In nutshell the criteria are 1) usage of at least one open data set, 2) usage of FIWARE open source technology and, 3)  business potential.
Related to these criteria we are now offering a group of workshops to create a business and revenue model with Lean Canvas method and to learn how to present your case in 5 minutes and how to prepare a good proposal.

Lean Canvas is a useful method for all kind of business areas to formulate the idea from different angles. It is a tool for outline multiple possible business models easily and keep your business plan updated.
In the workshop you will learn how to use the canvas in practice in your own idea.

The second part of the work shop is dedicated to presenting skills. When you have only few minutes time it’s so important to be able to tell your story clearly. If you like to learn as much as possible and get feedback please prepare to tell about your idea in 5 minutes with slides in the workshop.

We have added  very useful FAQ Session about how to apply to Creative Ring Challenge! track. In this session you can hear tips and more about criteria and process of applying.

The event is part of Creative Ring Challenge track in Hack your Heritage! competition. The deadline for competition is March 31.

Now you have opportunity to learn or update your knowledge about how to to develop the business model and how to tell about your idea convincingly.
It’s always useful to develop ideas like a outsider regardless how big or small your idea is.

Date: Monday 21.3. at 13.00 -17.45
Venue: Open Knowledge Foundation office, Caloniuksenkatu 9 d 64, 00100 Helsinki (map http://okf.fi/toimisto)

Agenda

13.00 Lean canvas workshop, Entrepreneur-in-Residence Oki Tåg, Spinno

15.00 Break

15.30 How to apply FAQ Session, Project Manager Kaisa Sibelius, Forum Virium Helsinki

16.15  Pitching clinic, Project Manager Kaisa Sibelius, Forum Virium Helsinki

17.45 Workshop ends

The presentations and workshops will be held in Finnish or in English depending on participants.

The work shop is free of charge but please register by 17.3. http://digiumenterprise.com/answer/?sid=1402209&chk=BPJPTRZK
There is places only for 20 persons.

If you are not able to attend please cancel your participation because without that we will charge you 100 €.

More information
Kaisa Sibelius, 040 570 1317 or kaisa.sibelius (ät) forumvirium.fi


Aika: 03/21/2016 – 13:00 – 17:30 – 03/21/2016 – 13:00 – 17:30
Paikka: Open Knowledge Foundation office, Caloniuksenkatu 9 d 64, 00100 Helsinki