ME2073 Business Development Lab of Entrepreneurship Engineers 9.0 credits
The Business Development Lab is the complementary course to ME2072 entrepreneurship for Engineers. The Development Lab course is mainly concentrated on project work throughout phased of Business Plan creation. This project work is supported by coaches. In addition the Business Development labs contain applied lectures from academic and practitioners. Towards the end of the course the students are trained to present their Business Plans. The course ends with a Business Plan pitch.
It starts with a winter school. Within this winter school the students get familiar with business ethics and are grouped into teams. The teams are multidisciplinary in nature also containing students from other disciplines (according to availability at the different nodes). While winter school the students also choose an entrepreneurial idea/challenge/problem either brought in from the students themselves or indicated by academics or business partners.