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Finding Product-Market Fit
July 27, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Note: These sessions are by invitation only. Please contact your Client Service Manager or Brigitte Huard [email protected] if you would like to participate.This small group advisory session is designed to help early-stage ventures manage their product for validation and Product/Market Fit.
Everest: Finding Product-Market Fit
This small group advisory program is made up of two, 2-hour sessions, designed to help early-stage ventures manage their product for validation and Product/Market Fit.
Participants will define product strategy beyond the MVP and learn how to bridge the gap between the problem space and the solution space. The tools and frameworks used in the workshop will help startups understand how to prioritize their development work and achieve a high degree of Product/Market Fit as quickly as possible.
- July 27, 2020, 9:30-11:30am
- July 29, 2020, 9:30-11:30am
- Video conferencing capability
Please have your video turned on and audio muted when joining the session to fully benefit from the material being presented.
- How to use a Lean Startup methodology to accelerate product development.
- How to prioritize product requirements and manage a product over time.
- How to work toward Product/Market Fit, measure progress and identify when you have a high degree of Fit.
- How to create and use roadmaps that are reliable.
Who should attend?
Only available to Regional Innovation Centre (RIC) clients. Please contact your RIC contact for more information.
The Everest program consists of advanced working sessions where entrepreneurs have the chance to test their assumptions and hypotheses while working through problems within their startups.
These startups not only have a prototype/ beta or minimum viable product (MVP), but also have a team, some customer validation, and some traction.
Please note that to benefit from the peer-to-peer nature of these sessions, all attendees are expected to engage and remain for the full session.
In order to take advantage of Everest, we require participants to give a deposit of $100. This deposit is fully refundable ONLY for Regional Innovation Centre Clients, AND upon completion of the post-session survey following each session within 5 days of the last session. Given the intimate nature of Everest, and because the success of each session relies on the attendance of ventures, we use the deposit to ensure that ventures will attend when they sign up. If you are no longer able to attend the session, we require 2 business days’ notice. Please email [email protected] We regret that failure to do so may result in the loss of your deposit.