Artificial intelligence is not only facilitating our ability to create new ventures; it can also be a technology that underpins a new business. Mashauri has developed a program aimed at helping University students seize this opportunity and commence on an exciting journey to develop their own AI-based business venture while learning about the scientific approach to venture creation.
AI will be used in two ways: Using AI-based tools that will help you build the venture more efficiently; and you will be building a venture powered by AI.
This is a 12-week virtual (online) incubator program commencing in Q1 of 2024. Universities from all over the world will be offered the chance to participate and so your students will interact with peers from many other Universities. A high-level curriculum is shown below.
Important note: the number of institutions allowed to participate will be capped and steep discounts are offered for early commitment. Click the button below to find out about the exciting deals on offer.
To the institution: Key features of this program will be:
The process will be as follows:
To the student … get ready for an exciting journey! 🚀
Your future starts here! #GameOn #LearnAndBuild
Note: This draft curriculum will be refined as we co-create with other experts in the field and stay up to date with the latest available tools.
Intertwined in the curriculum, the student will build out an AI-based venture and market-test it.
Module 1: The Scientific Approach to Launching a Business
Module 2: The Basics of Artificial Intelligence (AI)
Module 3: No Code and Low Code AI Tools
Module 4: Defining the Problem You Wish to Solve
Module 5: Problem Validation and Customer Discovery
Module 6: Build, Brand, and Test an AI-Based Prototype
Module 7: Business Model Development
Module 8: Pitching the Venture
Mashauri has been running its virtual incubators for almost a decade and has refined the model to achieve high engagement and completion rates. Key features are: