Schedule | LSU Innovation & Technology Commercialization

Upcoming Program Dates

Before Week 1

Anytime before Thursday, August 12, 2021

Session 1

Thursday, August 12, 2021 | 11:30 AM - 2:00 PM  | Digital Media Center

  • Mentor Briefing - Mentor Briefing Presentation
  • Introduction to the Program - Week 1 Presentation
    • Background and History of NSF I-Corps
    • Business Model Canvas Basics
    • Developing & Testing Hypotheses
    • Team Presentations / Q&A
  • Assignments for Next Session:

Session 2

Thursday, August 19, 2021 | 11:30 AM - 2:00 PM  | Digital Media Center

Session 3

Thursday, August 26, 2021 | 11:30 AM - 2:00 PM  | Digital Media Center

Session 4

Session 5

Thursday, September 9, 2021 | 11:30 AM - 2:00 PM  | Digital Media Center

  • Final Preparation Items - Week 5 Presentation
    • Final Presentation Info
    • Funding Opportunities
    • Panel Discussion
    • Team Presentations/Q&A
  • Assignments for Next Session
    • Complete the Customer Interview Form based on 3 interviews with potential customers or end users
    • Prepare Final Presentation Template (Final Template
    • Arrange with the Teaching Team to practice your Final Presentation (highly encouraged)

Session 6

Thursday, September 16, 2021 | 11:30 AM - 2:00 PM  | Digital Media Center