This is a workshop for participants in UVA’s iLab cohort for 2016.
|Item||Time (min.)||Materials & Technique|
|Draft a positioning statement||5||Use format and example from slides|
|Introduction to Venture Design||10||Slides|
|Needfinding with Personas & Problem Scenarios||20||Slides|
|Exercises on Personas & Problem Scenarios||10||index cards|
|Exercise: Create Google AdWords Ads from Your Personas||7||worksheet|
|Testing Motivation with Lean Startup||15||Slides|
|Exercises on Lean Startup||10||index cards|
|Driving Interdisciplinary Collaboration with User Stories||10||Slides|
|Exercises on User Stories||10||index cards|
|User Testing for Anyone||10||Slides|
|Using Design Sprints & Close||5||Slides|
The i.Lab is a University-wide initiative that creates a nexus for entrepreneurship and innovation education. Its mission is to foster deep cross-collaboration with no boundaries, across disciplines, schools or ways of thinking. The i.Lab provides coaching, courses and incubation to students, faculty and community members innovating the future. Initiatives such as the i.Lab help create a robust entrepreneurial ecosystem within U.Va. and its surrounding community. The i.Lab is a collaborative effort of 11 schools of the University, the Provost’s Office, and U.Va. Innovation.