SUMMER SCHOOL GERMANY

THE LEAN STARTUP CURRICULUM
FOR SUSTAINABLE VENTURES

BWCON GMBH
TECHNOLOGY AND INNOVATION FOR
BADEN-WÜRTTEMBERG

location
Lake Constance, GERMANY

period
28th August – 8th September 2017

working language
ENGLISH

PROFILE

Would you like to start your company following a lean methodology?
Enroll in the Lake Constance Summer Academy to gain entrepreneurial skills and solid knowledge on
how to build and launch the products or services of your sustainable venture leveraging on the most
advance methodology used today by the startup community.
You will study theories and practices that you immediately apply to develop your business based
on the lean start up methodology. You will get to know your customer and iteratively adapt your
solutions to its need to find the perfect product-market fit. Last but not least, you will learn to
embrace failure and try hard again until you find the right business model for your venture.
Selected candidates with a green business idea will also have the chance to attend a third week of
training (with NO additional fee) to keep on working on their projects with the support of experts.
During the third week you will deepen topics as access to finance, intellectual property rights and
eco-innovation.
Don’t miss this unique chance, apply now!
For the best students up to three scholarship covering the costs of the Summer Academy’s fee will
be awarded.


fee
€ 600 Course + course materials
€ 950 Course + course materials + housing

credits
3.0 ECTS credits + Certificate of Attendance

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EXPERTISE

Lean Startup, Design Thinking, Green Innovation, Sustainability

CREATIVITY

• Design Thinking
• Lego Serious Play
• Pitching
• Intercultural Team Work

ENTREPRENEURSHIP

• Business Modeling
• Lean start-up: market research, customer development, minimum viable product
• Product-Market Fit
• Go To Market Strategy
• Prototyping

GREEN INNOVATION

(3d Week)

• Eco-Innovation
• Eco-Design Principles
• Corporate Social Responsibility
• Impact Ventures
• Circular Economy

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The summer academy will only start if a minimum number of 15 participants will be reached.

FACULTY MEMBERS

Simona Pede

Innovation Programme Manager,
bwcon

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Guido Baltes

Professor for Strategic
Management & Innovation,
Constance University of Applied
Science & CeTIM Munich

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Christoph Selig

Researcher on Corporate Entrepreneurship at Constance University of Applied Science

Location

Constance University of Applied Science (HTWG)
Brauneggerstr. 55 78462 Konstanz, Germany