IPM-Tehran-Iran

IPM Data Science & Entrepreneurship (DSE)
3 Speakers / 2 Days

Saturday, August 25th – Sunday, August 26th
Saturday, Shahrivar 3rd – Sunday, Shahrivar 4th
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IPM DSE

Data Science & Entrepreneurship


• Two-days’ workshop on most useful tools to build up a venture (program is outlined below)
• A European perspective on lean start-up methodology and funding
• Learning-by-doing approach such as conducting potential customer interviews to gain experience and boost your confidence level
• Ample opportunities for networking with international mentors, investors and accelerators
• Ticket to pitch the idea to RockStart accelerator in the Netherlands (free airplane and accommodation) (To be confirmed)
• A Dragon’s Den with a number of real investors and accelerator managers

Speakers

IPM Data Science & Entrepreneurship Speakers

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Pourya

Darnihamedani

Jheronimus Academy of Data Science

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Marc Pieter

Vollebregt

Consultant

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Kaveh

Yazdifard

Tehran Municipality ICT Organization


Selection Criteria


While your entrepreneurial idea and how deeply you investigated its potential are important, we particularly look into the potential of your team, its background and your personality. More specifically, the relevance of your background, team diversity (technical & business profile), ambitions, confidence level and persistence are important aspects to consider. It is advisable to keep these criteria in mind when you prepare your CVs.

Selection Process

01. Submit an Application

Applicants are urged to submit their applications by August 13th (Mordad 22th).


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02. Acceptance Notification

30 strong applicants are selected by the organizing committee. Applicants are informed of the status of their applications on August 16th (Mordad 25th). Further instructions will be emailed to the selected applicants on how to pay the registration fee and complete their applications.


03. Entrepreneurship Event

Selected applicants attend the event on August 25-26th (Shahrivar 3-4th).


IPM Data Science & Entrepreneurship

Registration Fee

IPM Data Science & Entrepreneurship Registration Fee
Single Member

150,000

Toman
  • In-Class
  • *
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Two-Member Team

300,000

Toman
  • In-Class
  • Each Member 150,000 Tomans
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Three-Member Team

450,000

Toman
  • In-Class
  • Each Member 150,000 Tomans
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Webinar

50,000

Toman
  • Online Class
  • *
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Schedule


Day 1

Sat, August 25th
Sat, Shahrivar 3rd


Opening

9:00 – 9:15 | Main hall

A brief introduction, ideation methods, trend recognition, vision canvas, start with why

9:15 – 9:45 | Main hall

Teams activity: Ideation session

9:45 – 10:45 | Main hall

Break

10:45 – 11:00 | Hall

Problem validation, needs of customers, customer journey

11:00 – 12:00 | Main hall

Teams activity: problem validation, customer interview (lunch included)

12:00 – 14:45 | Restaurant

Solution validation, mom test

15:00 – 16:00 | Main hall

Break

16:00 – 16:15 | Hall

Teams activity: solution validation, customer interview

16:15-19:00 | Main hall
Day 2

Sun, August 26th
Sun, Shahrivar 4th


Teams presentations of their progress (3+2 min each)

9:00 – 10:00 | Main hall

Prototyping workshop

10:00 – 10:30 | Main hall

Break

10:30 – 10:45 | Hall

Teams activity: quick (paper) prototype

10:45 – 12:45 | Main hall

Lunch

12:45 – 13:30 | Restaurant

Pitch workshop

13:30 – 14:30 | Main hall

Teams activity: Preparation for dragon’s den, what do investors care about?

14:30 – 17:00 | Main hall

Dragon’s Den (3+7 min)

17:00 – 19:00 | Main hall

Networking + Dinner

19:00 – 22:00 | Main hall

Sponsors

Sponsors

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Main venue

IPM Conference Hall

Institute for Research in Fundamental Sciences (IPM), Farmaniyeh Building

Address

Farmanieh, Tehran, Iran

Phone

+ 98 21 26113277

Email

ds@ipm.ir