Events and Workshops

 

LaunchYU organizes educational workshops, networking events, and hackathons that contribute to enhancing the entrepreneurial ecosystem on campus.

LaunchYU also provides entrepreneurs with a physical collaboration/ideation space, which can be used during early stages of their ventures.

 

Upcoming Events and Workshops:

 

Mar 1 @ 5:00 pm – Mar 2 @ 8:00 pm York University Keele Campus: Kaneff Tower 519
Powered by Eventbrite   IBM Design Thinking is an iterative process employing unique and creative techniques in order understand your customers, challenge assumptions, and redefine problems in an attempt to identify alternative strategies and solutions[...]
Mar 9 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm York University Keele Campus: Kaneff Tower 519
Powered by Eventbrite The Business Model Canvas is a global standard used by millions of people in companies of all sizes. You can use the canvas to describe, design, challenge, and pivot your business model.[...]
Mar 16 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm York University Keele Campus: Kaneff Tower 519
Powered by Eventbrite Customer Development is the next step in the Lean Startup Methodology, after Business Modelling. Developed by serial entrepreneur Steve Blank, Customer Development is the practice of gaining customer insights to generate, test,[...]
Mar 23 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm York University Keele Campus: Kaneff Tower 519
Powered by Eventbrite The key questions for entrepreneurs setting out to create a business are "Should this product/service be built?" and "Can we build a sustainable business around this set of products/services?"Once you have answered[...]
Mar 30 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm York University Keele Campus: Kaneff Tower 519
Powered by Eventbrite Entrepreneurs need to be able to pitch their startups: for face-to-face events, or a sales pitch to a prospective customer, or a pitch to investors to access funding. Also, they need to[...]