The Startup Lab

January 11 - February 5, 2021

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50+

Participants

4

Weeks

3

Winners

Week 1:

Identify

Identify the problem that you are addressing, the customer that you are targeting, and the strengths that your team brings to the table.

Week 2:

Validate

Validate the problem that you are working on and the solution that you have been developing.

Week 3:

Iterate

Iterate your startup idea based on customer discovery and validation work.

Week 4:

Pitch

Pitch your final startup idea to a team of judges to compete for one of three awards!

OUR WINNERS.

Social Impact

Award

This award is given to the team with the strongest potential for social impact as judged through alignment with a UN Sustainable Development Goal (SDG).

Winner:

The Swipe Cloud

A mobile application for users to shop for second hand clothing.

Parisha Nizam, Aseel Sultan, Aithihya Kompella, Rameen Gilani

Customer Discovery Award

This award is given to the team with the best evidence of customer discovery and most responsive iterations based on customer feedback.

Winner:

Supply Buddy

A mobile application to keep track of diabetic medical supplies.

Ashlee Gonsalves, Michelle Fattori

Entrepreneurship Award

This award is given to the team with the highest commercialization potential and strongest entrepreneurial spirit.

Winner:

HealthEscape

A learning platform that uses real-life scenarios to build skills for health leaders.

Harleen Sangha, Julie Vo, Mohammed Shaik, Emma Bruce

OUR SPONSORS.

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