Skip to 0 minutes and 7 seconds Do you want to become the next successful technology entrepreneur? Welcome to the University of Twente, the most entrepreneurial university of the Netherlands. The University of Twente is home to technology entrepreneurs who profit from the vibrant ecosystem. Here at the Gallery, many successful tech ventures are located. They profit from hands-on support from Novel-T, our transfer office, and from the vibrant interactions with of students and university staff from NIKOS, the Netherlands Institute of Knowledge Intensive Entrepreneurship. Companies located here, such as Scisports, Lionix, Eye on Air, and others have a strong technology base. Here in DesignLab, students are experimenting with business ideas and prototypes to become the next generation of successful entrepreneurs.
Skip to 0 minutes and 52 seconds Being entrepreneurial is an exciting challenge, a path to real impact with new ideas, Technology. Yet, how to realise this ambition. The basic steps of realising this ambition are organised in the entrepreneurial process. We need to recognise the opportunity. We then need to develop the venture in a market-oriented way. Finally, we need to expploit your opportunity through networks and realise a financially sustainable business. There are some important questions along the entrepreneurial process. What is the opportunity? Who is your customer? How can you use your network? To answer these questions, you can use the toolbox of the lean startup method.
Skip to 1 minute and 34 seconds This online course is of interest to you if you want to play an active part of an entrepreneurial ecosystem– for example, by creating your own technology-oriented venture, or by engaging in consulting and support. In three weeks’ time, you will learn about key steps of the entrepreneurial process and the lean startup method. You get to profit from the experience of NIKOS staff with combined decades of experience and technology entrepreneurship. Also, Twente technology entrepreneurs will share their journey in entrepreneurship with you. Embark on your entrepreneurial journey with us, and get started with this online course.