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Jim Moran School of Entrepreneurship

The Nation’s First Stand-Alone Entrepreneurship School at a Public University


Sep 15
5:00 - 6:30PM
RBB 214
Workshop 1: Introduction to the Competition
Presenters: Plant/Devine/Rodriguez
Presentation Slides
Sep 28
5:00 - 6:30PM
RBB 214
Workshop 2: Emerging Technologies for Next Gen Entrepreneurs
Presenters: Baldauf/Rodriguez
Presentation Video
Presentation Slides Part 1 - Hardware / Software (pdf)
Presentation Slides Part 2 - Wetware (pdf)
Oct 12
5:00 - 6:30PM
RBB 214
Workshop 3: Design Thinking and Teamwork
Presenter: Manciagli
Design Thinking Slides (pdf)
Teamwork Slides (pdf)
Oct 14*** STAGE 1 APPLICATION DEADLINE: Intent to Compete ***
Form submission to include names of all team members, the company name and the value proposition. Revisions are allowed in future submission. Form available at
Oct 27
5:00 - 6:30PM
RBB 214
Workshop 4: Business Model Canvas
Presenter: Campbell
Presentation Video
Lean Business Model Slides (pdf)
Nov 9
5:00 - 6:30PM
RBB 214
Workshop 5: Prototyping and Visualizing Your Idea
Presenter: Baldauf
Presentation Video
Prototyping: Visualizing Your Idea (pdf)
Nov 17
5:00 - 6:30PM
RBB 214
Workshop 6: Effective Pitches and Presentations
Presenter: Nieves
Presentation Video
Jan 6* STAGE 2 SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Business Model Canvas **
Form submission to include Business Modal Canvas (minus Costs and Revenue) and updated team roster. Form available at
Jan 17First cut - 15 semi-finalists announced
Jan 25
5:00 - 6:30PM
RBB 214
Workshop 7: Determining Costs and Revenues/BMC
Presenter: White and Manuel
Presentation Video
Revenue Streams and Cost Structure (pdf)
CRI Start-Up Business Guide (pdf)
Feb 9** STAGE 3 SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Complete and Final Business Model Canvas **
Form submission to include the entire business model canvas, including the “Costs” and “Revenue” financial sections along with any pivots made. Form available at
Feb 10Semi-final presentation judging
Feb 13Second cut - top seven finalists announced
Feb 27** STAGE 4 SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Executive Summary **
Form submission to include a one-page summary of the business that will be sent to the judges for the final presentations. Form available at
Mar 3
9AM - 2PM


Office Location: RBB 243 | Phone: 850-644-7893 | Dept. Hours: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Mailing Address: Jim Moran School of Entrepreneurship, 821 Academic Way, RBB 243,
P.O. Box 3061110, Tallahassee, FL 32306-1110

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