Startup Weekend Logan 2019


Friday PM:

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Saturday AM: Slide Deck for Customer Discovery

Tools used:

Business Model Canvas

Sunday PM
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Presentation Requirements

  • Slide Format: Wide Screen: 16:9
  • Time: 5 mins uninterrupted presentation; up to 5 mins Q&A.
  • Suggestion: Record the demo or take screenshots; live demos are risky
  • Practice: Go through the presentation no less than 10 times; every 4 mins on the 4 mins from 2PM onward
  • Equipment Provided: HDMI connector (with audio); Apple MiniDisplay Port to HDMI adapter; Note: we do not have a USBC to HDMI adapter
  • Your equipment: Your own laptop(s)

Judging Rubric: View
Judging Criteria

  • Validation
    Did the team get out and talk to customers?
    What is the value proposition to customers?Are teams building something that people actually want?
    How well does the team understand their customer and their customer’s needs?

  • Execution & Design
    Have they established a “Minimal Viable Product” for the weekend (software, hardware, etc.)? *Note: an MVP is the minimum set of features to be able to start collecting data.
    Is the MVP designed well?
    Did the group work well as a team? (May need input from organizers/facilitator here)

  • Business Model
    Does the solution solve a core need?
    What is the social impact and sustainable path forward?
    Is the way they’ll make money viable and unique?
    Have they identified how they will differentiate from their competition?