SWFW2019

Build an entrepreneurial ecosystem

  1. Physical Locations – Popsicle Sticks
    1. Build a Replica of the MLK Bridge
    2. What does a Physical Location look like?
    3. Is Electric Works that location?
  1. Hardware and Infrastructure – Arduino
    1. Complete pages  23 – 28 at: http://youngesociety.com/arduino-projects-book/
    2. MAC versus PC versus Linux
    3. CNC, 3D Printers, Digital Labs, Simulators, etc
    4. Research Digital Inclusion specifically in Kansas City
      1. How can a similar policy be implemented in FW
  1. Software – Hour of Code
    1. What will be the focus of this system
      1. Advanced Manufacturing
      2. Medtech
      3. Fintech
  1. Marketing – Canva
    1. Create a flyer on Canva.com introducing the entrepreneurial ecoSystem
    2. What is the theme of ecoSystem?
    3. What colors do you choose?
    4. What icon/mascot/logo defines the ecosystem?
  1. Revenue Model – Gary Vee Challenge
  • Go to DollarTree.com
  • Find three items
  • Find the same items (brand and size) on eBay, Craigslist or Amazon, etc
  • Build a table to show Profit
  • How does the ecoSystem become self sustainable
    • Ic2 model in Austin
  1. Government – Civics Test
    1. Complete the Civics Test at: http://youngesociety.com/civics-test/
    2. Research Digital Inclusion specifically in Kansas City
      1. How can a similar policy be implemented in FW
  1. Presentation – Google Slides
    1. Your task is to go around and talk to all of the individual groups and construction
  2. Business Model – Business Model Canvas
    1. Use the Business Model Canvas to create a mock medtech business
    2. Guidance can be seen at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QoAOzMTLP5s