Join Food Starter, and the Food Commercialization Program participants, in this Business Model Canvas (Part One) session with MaRS' Tim Nash.
Designing your business model: This session will introduce participants to Osterwalder’s Business Model Canvas and the key questions to consider when designing a business model. This is a very hands-on session; all participants are expected to work on several business model designs, including their own business model, before the session is over.
Meet your trainer: Tim Nash
Tim Nash, The Sustainable Economist, teaches economics at Sheridan College two days a week. The rest of the time, he's an independent financial planner that helps ordinary peopel invest their money online in sustainable investments.
As an expert on socially responsible investing, impact investing, and the green economy, he is regularly featured in publications such as Reuters, Advisor's Edge Report, and MoneySense and has appeared on CBC's The Exchange with Amanda Lang.
He earned his BA in Economics from Dalhousie University (Halifax, Canada) and his Master's in Strategic Leadership towards Sustainability from the Bleking Institue of Technology (Karlskrona, Sweden). He is treasurer of the Ontario Nonprofit Network and the lead researcher for Ethical Market's Green Transition Scoreboard® research report, which details more than $6.22 trillion of private investments in the global green economy.
We hope to see you there!