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Idea to Finish - Panel Discussion & Networking

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UofT Sandford Fleming Building Room 1101

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Idea to Finish - Panel Discussion & Networking

Examining the flow of entrepreneurship from different perspectives




Background

A successful entrepreneur is one who has a fundamental understanding of the flow of the Development of an idea into a prototype, this understanding can either be obtained through a series of trials and errors, which may be considered one of the main reasons why so many startups fail, or can be obtained through a transfer of knowledge from experienced individuals who have once completed those steps. Petrel College of Technology and Circuit Plus Inc. have joined to address this through an “Idea to Finish” program as a bridge addressing this experience gap and improve the success rate of startup companies in the field of consumer electronics. We are celebrating the kick-off of this accelerator program with them through a Complimentary Panel discussion with subject matter experts to hear their perspectives of a successful accelerator program.




Topics of Discussion:

  1. Layout of the path to a sustainable healthy startup (Overview for new entrepreneurs, delivered through short remarks from panelists)
  2. Flow of business development from inception of idea to commercialization and the startup needs throughout this journey
  3. The role of supporting organizations in addressing and supporting those needs
  4. Challenges and setbacks that interrupts the progression of entrepreneurs
  5. How Idea to Finish Program is designed to act as a catalyst to develop a synergy between the supporting organizations




Panelists

  • Dr.Matthew Jelavic C.Mgr, C.Eng, MIET Board of Director at Ontario Society of Professional Engineers (OSPE)
  • Hossein Zereshkian P.Eng, Program Developer of the Idea to Finish Program
  • Babak Khodaparsat, Representative of International Federation of Inventors Association
  • Dr. Majid Naji, Research officer at the National Research Council of Canada (NRC)




Attending Organization

  • American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Ontario Section
  • Ontario Society of Professional Engineers (OSPE)
  • International Federation of Inventors Association (IFIA)
  • Circuit Plus Inc.
  • Petrel College of Technology




Visit our website for more information regarding this event and the Idea to Finish Program. Sign up for this complimentary event as seated are limited.

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