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Development: Business Model Canvas (Part Two)
Wed, 30 November 2016, 10:30 AM – 2:30 PM EST
Join Food Starter and our Food Commercialization Program participants in this Business Model Canvas (Part Two) with MaRS' Tim Nash.
Validating your business model: In this session, you will learn how to analyze external forces, such as macro, industry, and competitive threats and opportunities, and how to implement findings in your business model design. The session will also cover key business model analytics, including customer acquisition cost and customer lifetime value, and their importance in finding and validating a sustainable business model.
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 people 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 Blekinge Institute 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!