Fall 2020 LVLB Virtual StartUp Bootcamp

Fall 2020 LVLB Virtual StartUp Bootcamp

If you have a great idea that you want to turn into a scalable business but aren't sure how to proceed, this bootcamp is for you. This exciting 6-week virtual program is hosted via Zoom and includes interactive workshops/breakout sessions and an optional seventh week for individual practice pitch coaching sessions. All sessions will be held from 6 - 8 p.m. Attendance is required at a minimum of four sessions.

Participation is by application only and people of diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply! Entries are welcome from any PA-based entrepreneur and no affiliation with the University is required.

Application deadline is August 10, 2020 with those accepted notified by August 17, 2020. Participants will be encouraged to apply for PSU-LV LaunchBox grants awarded during the StartUp Lehigh Valley competition on November 4, 2020. For questions please contact Janelhanna@psu.edu

Participants will also have access to:
  • 1:1 Coaching support
  • Free access to legal support
  • Access to extensive network of advisors
  • Free co-working space
  • Other LaunchBox programs
Key Dates:
  • August 26, 2020
The Business Model Canvas
  • September 1, 2020
Strategic Positioning and Marketing
  • September 9, 2020
Supply Chain, Channel Management, and Building Partnerships
  • September 17, 2020
Financial Modeling, Forecasting, and Cash Flow Projections
  • September 23, 2020
Managing Legal Risks
  • September 29, 2020
Preparing For A Pitch Competition
  • OPTIONAL Week 7
Individual Practice Pitch Session to be scheduled