NVC Workshops

Everyone is welcome to participate in the workshops online! For more information about upcoming workshops contact Julie Baker at baker1ja@cmich.edu or 989-774-3429

Workshops, Events & Mentoring

8. Business Name and Logo

Thursday, January 21 | 3:30 - 4:45 PM
Graphic Design Support, NVC Review (Categories, Prizes, Requirements)


9. Financial & Executive Summaries

Thursday, February 11 | 3:30 - 4:45 PM

Financial, Executive Summary, Writing Center Support, MVP, Prototype, App, and Airmeet if time allows


Virtual Mentoring

Friday, February 12 | 11:00 - 11:30 AM
Financial & executive summaries, MVP, and topics of student choice

10. Marketing Your Idea

Thursday, February 25 | 3:30 - 4:45 PM
Go to Market Strategy, Key Milestones, Customer Discovery, Customer Persona, and Airmeet if time allows.


Virtual Mentoring

Friday, February 26 | 11:00 - 11:30 AM 
Customers, Go-To Market Strategy, and topics of student choice

 Intent to Compete Due

Thursday, March 4 | 11:59 PM
Submit Intent to Compete, with Venture Tracking Form, Executive Summary, and Financials

Pitch to the Pros

Thursday, March 11 | 3:30 - 4:45 PM
Present your investor pitch to professionals

Virtual Mentoring

Friday, March 12 | 11:00 - 11:30 AM 
Pitch Prep, practice, P2P feedback, and topics of student choice

11. Pitching Your Idea & Submission Reviews

Thursday, March 25 | 3:30 - 4:45 PM
Bring your Submission: Pitch Deck Prep, Individual Reviews - Airmeet for scheduled times

Virtual Mentoring

Friday, March 26 | 11:00 - 11:30 AM 
Final updates and suggestions on your Submission

 Final Documents Due

Monday, March 29 | 11:59 PM
Submit Final Executive Summary & Financials


12. Selling Your Idea

Thursday, April 8 | 3:30 - 4:45 PM
Investor Pitch Types, Presentation Prep, Legal Review & Law-early stage, and NVC Gallery Preview

 Pitch Video Due

Thursday, April 8 | 11:59 PM
Submit a link to your NVOC Pitch Video


* Student Gallery

Friday, April 16
Virtual Trade Show

New Venture Online Competiton

Friday, April 23
Virtual NVOC Award Ceremony