Please Register Online!

You are kindly invited to:
Bootstrapping - Start Your Business With No Money
Thursday, March 12, 2009, 13:45 - 17:30
Auditorium Floor 2, Electrical Engineering Building, Technion

This workshop will feature guest lectures on aspects of innovation management from the world of management, entrepreneurship, academy and venture capital.

The workshop is a follow-up from a four-day pilot course in Innovation
Management given to fourth-year EE and CS students in March.  During this course, participants worked on weaving a business design around their innovative new-product ideas.  Their results will be showcased in a poster session. 


13:45 - 14:00

Reception and Light Refreshments

14:00 - 14:10

Opening Remarks
Prof. Israel Cidon, Dean, Electrical Engineering Dept., Technion.

14:10 - 14:35

Why the Global Crisis is a Perfect Time to Launch a Business – and How It Can Be Done
Prof. Shlomo Maital, Academic Director, TIM-Tel Aviv

14:35 - 15:00

The Art of the Start
Video: Guy Kawasaki,

15:00 - 15:30

Linking Business Innovation with Strategy: the Case of EMC
Sarah Zohn

15:30 - 16:00

Coffee Break

16:00 - 16:30

The First Bootstrap: BATM, 1992
Zvi Marom

16:30 - 17:00

Entrepreneurship in a Time of Global and Local Crisis
Dr. Shuki Gleitman

17:00 - 17:30

Building Companies During Challenging Times, with no or Little Money
Eyal Kaplan, General Partner Walden Israel VC, Chairman Expand Investment Partners, Chairman of Technion Alumni Association


For more information please call Gitta Abraham: 04-8294674


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