I-Corps Week 2: Interviewing Session

Posted on June 16, 2015 — Len Ward

Guest Post By Tomás Isakowitz Scott Sill lectured on the importance of interviewing as a method to run experiments for startups. We covered techniques such as 5 Whys, open ended questions, and managing the conversation. We broke out into groups and had one-on-one practice interviews. The goal was to learn as much as possible from…

Penn I-Corps Summer Accelerator – Day 1

Posted on June 10, 2015 — Kat Hinkel

On Tuesday June 9, PCI hosted the first convening of our Penn I-Corps summer accelerator. 14 teams attended, 4 were selected at random to present to the room, and everyone learned more about customer segments and the Business Canvas.  

I-Corps Week 1: Opportunity Assessment Session

Posted on June 9, 2015 — Kat Hinkel

Guest Post By Tomás Isakowitz Today was the first session. What a pleasure it was to feel the enrgy and excitement of our fourteen teams! The magnificent classroom in the medical school accentuated the experience. It is well-lit and the many tables distributed in rows facilitated group interaction. We started with a review, with examples…