SproutX Pre-Accelerator Schedule

The below is a schedule of the SproutX Pre-Accelerator.  

Sessions are streamed live online and are also available for viewing afterwards.  If you are in Melbourne there is the option to be there in person at our office at Level 1, 459 Little Collins Street, Melbourne.

Applicants will be emailed by Wednesday the 12/10/16 on whether they have been successful for the program.  Please email any questions to info@SproutX.com.au

Week

Topic

Details

Date

1

Program overview

An overview of the agtech opportunity, the SproutX Pre-Accelerator course and how to get the most out of it.

Tuesday 18/10/16 6:30pm to 7:30pm

1

Agritech problems & Selecting an idea

Problems within agtech.  This is where you start selecting and researching ideas to work on or validate your own.

Wednesday 19/10/16 6:30pm to 7:30pm

1

Adviser session 1

One-on-one session with an adviser

Individuals/teams to book an individual time

2

Customer validation

A hands on session that puts you in touch directly with thousands of farmers to validate your idea

Tuesday 25/10/16 6:30pm to 7:30pm

2

Traction

How to get customers and traction on your idea

Wednesday 26/10/16 6:30pm to 7:30pm

2

Adviser session 2

One-on-one session with an adviser

Individuals/teams to book an individual time

3

Pitching

An initial session on pitching your agtech idea

Tuesday 01/11/16 6:30pm to 7:30pm

3

Sales and converting

Techniques and best practice methods on sales

Wednesday 02/11/16 6:30pm to 7:30pm

3

Adviser session 3

One-on-one session with an adviser

Individuals/teams to book an individual time

4

Business models & financial modelling

Creating financial models applicable for startup

Tuesday 08/11/16 6:30pm to 7:30pm

4

Legals & IP

Legal and intellectual property questions answered

Wednesday 09/11/16 6:30pm to 7:30pm

4

Adviser session 4

One-on-one session with an adviser

Individuals/teams to book an individual time

5

Product management

How to develop and manage your product over time

Tuesday 15/11/16 6:30pm to 7:30pm

5

Brand & PR

Building a brand and getting publicity

Wednesday 16/11/16 6:30pm to 7:30pm

5

Adviser session 5

One-on-one session with an adviser

Individuals/teams to book an individual time

6

Fundraising

Fundraising 101 with the experts

Tuesday 22/11/16 6:30pm to 7:30pm

6

What’s next

Where to after the end of the course

Wednesday 23/11/16 6:30pm to 7:30pm

6

Adviser session 6

One-on-one session with an adviser

Individuals/teams to book an individual time