Germany, Konstanz

The Lean Startup Curriculum for Sustainable Venture - CREA Summer Academy 2017

when 28 August 2017 - 8 September 2017
language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 3 EC
fee EUR 600

Would you like to start your company following a lean methodology? Enroll in the CREA Summer Academy at Lake Constance to gain entrepreneurial skills and solid knowledge on how to build and launch the products or services of your sustainable venture leveraging on the most advance methodology used today.

This year’s CREA Summer Academy is focusing on „Lean Startup Curriculum for Sustainable Ventures“. In the two-weeks intensive program you will study theories and practices that you immediately apply to develop your business. You understand your customer and iteratively adapt your solutions to find the perfect product-market fit.

Course leader

Simona Pede (bwcon GmbH)

Target group

The CREA Summer Academy addresses students who are interested in starting their own business and who want to acquire entrepreneurial skills while having fun with international fellas.

Course aim

The participants will study theories and practices that they immediately apply to develop their business based on the lean start up methodology. They will get to know their customer and iteratively adapt their solutions to customer's needs to find the perfect product-market fit. Last but not least, the participants will learn to embrace failure and try hard again until they find the right business model for their venture. Meanwhile they will get to know necessary tools to bring their idea to the market like lean startup, business model innovation and design thinking.

Credits info

3 EC
Each participant is responsible to verify if the ECTS credits from the CREA Summer Academy 2017 can be recognized in his/her university's curriculum.

Fee info

EUR 600: Course + course materials
EUR 950: Course + course materials + housing


Up to three scholarship covering the course's fee (600 euro) can be awarded to the most promising candidate. The decision will be communicated after a skype interview with the candidate.