A two-part Training-Workshop on Technopreneurship for local colleges and universities offering IT education was held in December 12-13, 2014 and January 9-10, 2015 at Lispher Inn, Davao City in cooperation with Vital Strategies Incorporated.
The activity was designed to train core instructors to deliver a Technopreneurship course and mentor student teams. It also sought to form a Techopreneurship Mentors Community with support mechanisms; and maintain access to an industry-based Sounding Board Community.
Twelve (12) instructors attended the training-workshop which covered topics such as technopreneurship ecosystem, entrepreneurial thinking, frameworks on idea generation, Lean Startup model and Business Model Canvas. The participants underwent a customer discovery exercise during the break the results of which were presented in the second part of the training through their business concepts and minimum viable products.