Novus @ Rutgers, winter 2023

Jan 13, 2023, 9:00 am1:00 pm
The Hatchery Innovation Design Studio - Alexander Library Lower Level. New Brunswuck NJ.


Event Description

Novus is a half-day program followed by self-paced coursework that introduces participants to I-Corps methodology for charting the path to startup or entrepreneurial venture.

Attendees will learn:

  • HOW to get started with innovation & entrepreneurship to get your idea out of your head and grounded in the real world
  • To SHIFT your mindset from research & technology to learning about Customers, what pain points they suffer, & what value your tech provides
  • WHO to approach with your idea to get support & ensure that it is protected before starting your commercialization journey
  • The I-Corps frameworks of Lean Launchpad, Business Model Canvas, and Customer Discovery as a foundation for launching a startup

Who should attend? (Individuals or teams from all Rutgers campuses are invited):

  • Rutgers faculty, post-docs, grad/undergrads developing a scientific or technical discovery.
  • Students who want to learn how innovation happens at Rutgers and potentially join a team.
  • Student Organizations / Program Leaders who want to engage with I-Corps to benefit their members.
  • Attend to learn the basics of how to test your business idea and how to win a $3,000 grant from the Northeast I-Corps Hub.

Register for FREE by January 9, 2023.

Lunch will be provided.