Idea to Impact

Maximise your startup business impact

Idea to Impact is an intensive program for entrepreneurs introducing practical tools to master the art of turning an ambitious idea into a high-growth high-impact business.

As an entrepreneur you may be frustrated by the amount of time, effort and money it takes to translate your idea from concept to meaningful impact.

Work with other like-minded entrepreneurs to master the practical art of lean innovation. Understand the critical importance of identifying and testing assumptions and learn how to do it in a very rapid and lean way.

We will challenge you with fast-paced real-world tasks to empower you to:

  • Make faster progress using practical lean approaches
  • Test your ideas and reduce mistakes
  • Identify the right market opportunity
  • Create an exciting value proposition and pitch it effectively
  • Build the right prototype
  • Find the right partners and funding

Program Structure

Idea to Impact is four half-day workshops plus homework challenges over two months.

Workshop 1

Innovation essentials and
finding market need

19 February 2019
1:00pm-4:30pm

Workshop 2

Value proposition for
big impact

4 March 2019
1:00pm-4:30pm

Workshop 3

Prototyping – build what customers need
19 March 2019
1:00pm-4:30pm

Workshop 4

Pitching for
outcomes

9 April 2019
1:00pm-4:30pm

Who can benefit:

Entrepreneurs working on innovation at all stages:

  • Searching for the right idea
  • Got a great idea and in the early stages of creating a startup
  • Angel or venture funded startups
  • Established SMEs (update your existing skills with new innovation methods)

Payment plans and subsidies are available.