Hands-on exercises to assess your business idea
The Idea Validation Workshop (formerly called Hatchery Entree Workshop) is an interactive session aimed at entrepreneurs who are at the beginning of their startup journey and want to explore the foundations of the business idea or product.
The workshop is an opportunity for ambitious entrepreneurs to get a taste of The Icehouse Hatchery Programme by completing three sample exercises from the programme to help you assess the potential of your business idea.
Want to attend?
If you would like to come along to the next workshop please apply for a place by clicking the Apply Now button below. We will review your application and get back to you as soon as possible to confirm if a place at the workshop is available.
What is the Icehouse Hatchery Programme?
The Icehouse Hatchery Programme is designed to help startups understand whether their business idea is viable. It’s suited for those who have a great idea, but aren’t sure what to do first, without having to spend a fortune building a product or service.
Who should attend the workshop?
The Idea Validation Workshop is aimed at people that are at the beginning of their start-up journey, that have a great idea and want to put a framework in place to figure out the next steps.
What does the workshop cover?
During the workshop the facilitators will give attendees an introduction to the three key part of the Icehouse Hatchery Programme:
The Leadership module – where entrepreneurs explore their own capabilities and motivations
The Market module – where the target customer segments and pain points are articulated
The Commercial Module – where a market map is developed and business formula is identified
Together with the experienced facilitators attendees will work through some examples and discuss their business proposition in relations to the Icehouse Hatchery framework.