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Starting Lean - How to Find Out If Your Business Idea Has Potential in Days and Not Years
Trevor Owens is an author and entrepreneur. He's the CEO & Co-Founder of Lean Venture Partners, Mentor at Chinaccelerator, Keynote speaker, and CEO & Founder of Javelin, creators of the global Lean Startup Machine workshop series that has trained tens of thousands of startup founders and innovators from Google, GE, News Corp, Intuit, and others, start new businesses around the world.
In his bestselling book, The Lean Enterprise (published by Wiley), Owens details new approaches for corporations to structure innovation teams and bring new products to market. Owens's work has been featured in national media outlets including Forbes, Bloomberg, Fast Company, Business Insider, Mashable, and others.
About the event
Startups are not small versions of big companies. Yet for the last 30 years, we have tried to apply the management practices used in big companies to the process of developing new products and services. Finally today, we have a new form of management. Learn the principles of the Lean process from the author of The Lean Enterprise and creator of the international phenomenon, Lean Startup Machine.
Join us for our next Fireside chat with Trevor Owens - CEO & (co)founder of Lean Venture Partners, hosted by Florian Bohnert - Head of Global Partnerships at Mobike and Startup-Grind-Rockstar. Learn how your Startup can get monthly revenues up from $0 to $5,000 in Eight Weeks, about the dark art of raising money, and how large corporations can innovate like startups.
About Lean Venture Partners
Lean Venture Partners offers an eight weeks pre-Accelerator program. It is an intensive program to validate your market, launch MVPs, and generate revenue. The program is a combined effort of Lean Venture partners and Chinaccelerator.
The hardest part of building a startup is the first mile. Focusing on early revenue can dramatically increase the odds a startup will succeed; it gives your team a clear goal to achieve and the cash you may need to survive in the future.
You can find out more about the program here:
1. We also have Startup Pitches at every event. If you are a founder/co-founder interested in introducing your startup/idea to our audience. (One free ticket will be available for each pitching team)
2. If you are a founder/co-founder of a startup, you can attend the event for free. You must be able to proof that you have a registered Startup and you will get the confirmation at least two days in advance of the event.
We have limited free tickets and pitching slots for every event and you can use the following link to register.
Author and entrepreneur Trevor Owens has coached thousands of entrepreneurs and innovators around the world on how to build products and services people love.Read More
Meet Trevor Owens:
Opportunities and new markets appear unpredictably, and reacting to them quickly and aggressively is more important than ever for large enterprises.
Author and entrepreneur Trevor Owens has coached thousands of entrepreneurs and innovators around the world on how to build products and services people love. More and more large organizations today face the Innovator's Dilemma (a term coined by Clayton Christensen in his book by the same title) and are striving to implement new practices that help them keep up with the rapid pace of technological change. Owens' workshops and keynotes focus on a highly pragmatic approach to innovation, with specific techniques, timetables, compensation structures and financial investments required to innovate in an enterprise context. His practices are illustrated further through case studies and interviews that indicate real-world examples in large enterprises. Owens' work has been featured in Forbes, Fast Company, Bloomberg Businessweek and many others.
"Owens shows us how corporations can leverage lean startup methods to drive innovation." -Professor Eisenmann, Harvard Business School