Founder's Essentials – A One-Day Business Bootcamp for Developers
Friday, June 15, 2012 from 3:45 PM to 10:00 PM (CEST)
Ahoy, Berlin's Hackers!
On June 15, 2012, programmers of all sorts will be invited to the Found Fair offices for a one-day crash course in entrepreneurial essentials. Whether you are aspiring to bootstrap your own startup, join an incubator, or become an employee in a high-profile startup, this workshop will give you the necessary nuts and bolts to plan your next steps into startup territory.
16:00 Founder’s Essentials - Burckhardt Bonello, Found Fair
17:00 Lean Essentials - David Link, WorkHub
17:45 Fundraising Essentials - Kilian Schramm, Found Fair
18:15 Legal Essentials - Dr. Sebastian Herfurth, Friendsurance
18:45 Marketing Essentials - Sebastian Funke, Smeet
19:30 Barbecue & Beers together with Found Fair founders
We take care. Nobody will starve, that's for sure!
Sponsored by Found Fair Ventures, Founder‘s Essentials is an attempt to help hackers of all sorts learn about essential business knowledge for startups in one single afternoon — taught by active and experienced professionals from the startup community. At the core is the idea that developers can build the world‘s greatest tech companies — provided they are equipped with some basic business know-how.
How do you build a great team? What are fair terms for co-founders and employees? Should you engage in fundraising? How do you approach investors? How do you build products in a lean way? How do you know if your idea can be successful? How do you get your product into the market?
These and many more questions will be answered at Founder‘s Essentials.