26th
Feb

Challenge for your Enterprise Societies - Marblar event

Students from our 5 Universities will be involved in a brainstorming activity to transform patents into business ideas
 

Agenda of the day

10:00 - 10:30  Arrival, Refreshments and Welcome
 
10:30 - 10:50  Welcome talk and tour of Engine Shed by Dave Jarman, ending back in boardroom.
 
10:50 - 11:10  “Icebreaker” style session to get to know fellow students from partner Universities.
 
11:10 Refreshments
 
11:15 - 11:25 Brainstorming & Creativity exercise from IEE by Dave Jarman
 
11:45 - 12:00  Explanation of Marblar Exercise by Alex Denne, demonstration on-screen
 
12:00 - 12:40 Brainstorming ideas: Assessment of the impact/ value proposition/ core competency and ultimately the impact & feasibility of each idea. 
 
12:40 - 13:00  Mapping/ Evaluating ideas and explanation of Impact/Feasibility by Alex Denne
 
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch
 
14:00 - 14:30 Description of the Business Model Canvas by Karen Haynes (Southampton) 
 
14:30 - 16:00 Working on Idea, BMC
 
16:00 - 16:30 Working on pitches
 
16:30 - 17:30 Teams pitch back, 5 mins + 5 mins Q&A
 
17:30 - 17:40 Poll to vote for the favourite pitch.
 
18:00 Doors Locked
 

SETsquared will provide a £200 prize to the best idea/pitch at the end of the day