The 3-day compact seminar of the RWTH Innovation Entrepreneurship Center has been imparting know-how and entrepreneurial spirit to qualified participants for over 15 years, resulting in over 100 start-ups to date.
The entire event takes place in Aachen at the Collective Incubator (Jülicher Straße 191-209, 52070 Aachen).
During the GT week we offer you:
Exclusive information on starting a business: lectures with excellent speakers from science and practice, incl. extensive material on all start-up topics (e.g. financing, marketing, personnel & law)
Discussion of ideas with business angels and other founders: Present your business idea to potential financiers and discuss it with other founders and the experienced coaching team of the RWTH Innovation Entrepreneurship Center.
Business Model Generation Workshop: Elaboration of your business idea in small groups under the guidance of members of the coaching team of the RWTH Innovation Entrepreneurship Center.
Improvement of soft skills: short presentation of your business idea (elevator pitch) in front of a jury
Business Model Robustness Check: How stable is your idea? Find the weak points in your business idea and eliminate them right from the start.
Expanding your network: We also offer online networking! Get to know founders from the region, the coaching team of the RWTH Innovation Entrepreneurship Center, investors and other exciting people from the start-up environment in the numerous networking sessions and at the Entrepreneurship Evening.
You are basically interested in entrepreneurship, starting your own business or working in a young company.
A ticket costs 10€-15€. There are no additional costs apart from the ticket price.
A business idea of your own is not (!) a prerequisite for participation. However, if you already have an idea, you will benefit directly from feedback on the pitch and the business model workshop. Your idea will be protected by a confidentiality agreement between the participants.
The preliminary agenda can be found here.
RWTH Innovation Entrepreneurship Center in cooperation with Kreissparkasse Aachen and IHK Aachen.
20 November 2022