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The Event

Lean Startup Machine (LSM) is a three-day workshop on building a successful business. Most new ventures fail because they build something no one wants. LSM teaches you a process for discovering which products will succeed in the marketplace and which won't. LSM is an immersive, 48-hour educational experience, NOT a conference and NOT a hackathon.

When

Friday, November 8th, 2013

to

Sunday, November 10th, 2013

Schedule

FRIDAY, NOV 8, 2013

6:30 PM Doors open at Seed Gallery: dinner & music by OpenCrates
7:00 PM Welcome
Pitches: 50 seconds each
7:30 PM Attendees vote on best pitches
7:45 PM Teams solidify
8:00 PM Workshop I: Javelin Board
8:30 PM Fireside Chat w/ Chuck Creekmur, Founder and CEO of AllHipHop.com presented by Brick City Tech Meetup
9:15 PM Teams begin working
11:00 PM Venue closes

SATURDAY, NOV 9, 2013

9:00 AM Doors Open, Breakfast is Served
9:30 AM Rob Caucci breaks down Customer Development through his experiences as co-founder & CEO of PijonBox
10:30 AM Teams Get out of the Building
1:30 PM Pitch MVP Presentation
2:00 PM Kevin Selhi of Outbrain & Griot Apparel breaks down landing page design & acquiring customers on the web
2:30 PM Teams Get Out Of The Building
6:00 PM Dinner w/ Tiffany "The Budgenista" Aliche as she talks about building her brand from teacher to author to national speaker
6:30 PM Concierge Speaker
10:30 PM - Venue Closes

SUNDAY, NOV 10, 2013
10:00 AM Doors Open Breakfast is Served
11:00 AM How to win Lean Startup Machine
11:30 AM Teams 'Get Out of The Building'
1:00 PM Lunch is Served
3:15 PM Presentation Slides Due
4:00 PM Judges Take Seats, Presentations Begin -
John Frankel (ff Ventures), Guy Story (Audible.com), Michael Ehrlich (NYAngels), others TBA
5:30 PM Presentations Finish
6:00 PM Winners Announced
6:30 PM Venue closes; attendees head to a local bar

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What People Are Saying

Chipvara
Chip Vara
Professor, University of Florida
“[This workshop] should be a critical part of any college entrepreneurial education program.“
Bobmetcalfe
Bob Metcalfe
Co-Inventor of Ethernet, UT Austin
“If I’d had Lean Startup Machine in 1979 at 3COM, I could have skipped 1980-1983.“
Dainakander
Diana Kander
Author, All in Startup
“I learn something new every time. It will develop your Lean muscles and keep them in shape.“
Dannymaloney
Danny Maloney
CEO, Tailwind, ex-AOL
“[The workshop] opened my eyes to many flaws in my current product development process.“
Lanehaley
Lane Halley
UX Consultant, Lane Halley Consulting
“Unlike hackathons, winners at Lean Startup Machine are judged solely on the amount of validation achieved.“
Jenniferdu
Jennifer Du
CEO, Before Drink
“It gave me the knowledge, power, and belief that I can do something great“
Hnshah
Hiten Shah
Co-Founder, Kissmetrics
“This is not a hackathon. The education you get at Lean Startup Machine helps you actually stop wasting everyone’s time. This is the future of creating business.“
Eisenmann
Thomas R. Eisenmann
Professor of Business Administration, Harvard Business School
“Aspiring entrepreneurs should attend Lean Startup Machine.“

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