March 1st – April 5th, 2017

The DC I-Corps program will offer a short course, “Introduction to I-Corps”, in the Blacksburg, VA area. For best consideration, please apply as soon as possible. Teams will be accepted on a rolling basis.


Opening Session (VT Torgerson Hall, Room 1080 – 620 Drillfield Drive, Blacksburg, VA)

  • March 1st (5:30-8:30pm):
    • Intro to I-Corps & Expectations
    • Team Introductions
    • Lectures on the Business Model Canvas, Customer Segments & Types, and Value Propositions
    • Workshop: Conducting Customer Interviews
    • Mandatory Office Hours

Interim Session (Virtual or In-Person)

  • Week of March 20th (20-30 minute session): Sign-ups will be available upon the start of the course to discuss team progress.

Closing Session (Surge Space Bulding 103A – 400 Stanger Street, Blacksburg, VA)

  • April 5th (5:30-8:30pm):
    • Final Presentations


For program information, click here.

To apply, click here.