Tuesday, 14 October, 2014 - 14:30 to 15:30

TIEN Academy, together with Red Dot Ventures, is inviting all aspiring entrepreneurs and founders in all technology sectors to the Startup Bootcamp and Big Data Bootcamp.

Startup Bootcamp is stretched over 6 weeks and designed for those who have ideas or young startups looking to validate, develop business strategies, scale and optimise their business. You will be learning from seasoned mentors with proven entrepreneurial and corporate experience. You will also hear first hand from successful entrepreneurs and business leaders how they have utilised proven techniques like crowdsourcing, growth hacking, business model generation and channel and distribution strategies to create and scale their businesses. At the end of the bootcamp, you will get to pitch your idea to a group of angel investors for seed stage funding.

Our bootcamp equips entrepreneurs to:
- Learn to Build a Great Business (Learn how to use best business practices like Lean Canvas methodology to develop and validate innovative and scalable business models.)
- Gain Valuable Business Insights (Hear from leading local entrepreneurs and investors who will be sharing their thoughts and experiences on how to make your idea viable and scalable.)
- Pitch for Angel Investments (Who you know is just as important as what you know. By the end of the bootcamp, you will pitch to angel investors looking to invest in the next big idea.)

Upon successful completion, you will be able to:
- Produce a one-page lean canvas that validates your new business venture
- Develop a viable and scalable business model with a unique value proposition and customer segment defined
- Learn how to use effective digital marketing tools to generate traction and growth for your business
- Structure an organisation and generate agile teams that deliver results
- Understand various fundraising strategies at different stages: angel, seed, and series A
- Pitch to a panel of investors to raise funds for your business venture


Big Data Bootcamp includes a series of workshops, talks, networking and sharing sessions by Big Data technology providers in Singapore. You will have the opportunity to listen to practitioners from Ernst & Young, Quantum Inventions, Swiss Re, The Stakeholder Company and more as they present real-life cases and use methodologies to help you create big data solutions for your organisation.

Our bootcamp equips Entrepreneurs and ICT Professionals to:
- Navigate the Big Data jungle using real-world insights and knowledge of expert Big Data technology users to achieve major competitive advantages for (your) companies
- Overcome the challenges of Big Data management; enrich your startup/company/organisation's decision-making with relevant and actionable smart Big Data
- Analyse the use of Big Data solution in different industries and the value created in its usage
- Design commercially viable Big Data solutions

Interested? Join us for this Course Preview Session.

Nature of Event: 
Public Event (Open for walk-ins)
Food and Beverages served?: