Launch & Grow Your Tech Venture: Validating Your Concept

June 23, 2021 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

About this event

Part 2 of 2 Workshop Series

Do you have a new or innovative idea for a tech start-up? Whether you are just getting started or looking to build on an existing idea, get the tools you need to get your tech start-up off the ground.

During this interactive workshop, validate your startup ideas and bring a proof-of-concept to life. You'll walk away with the knowledge of:

  • How to assess your idea
  • Validate the business opportunity
  • How to engage with end-users

Participants from this workshop will be invited to further expand their learning by taking part in a peer-to-peer mentorship session on June 29, 2021, facilitated by a representative from the Venture Catalyst program at YSpace.

Register today to cultivate your ideas into a successful tech start-up!

About the speaker

Sisa Lleses is Captain & Co-founder at Design Off The Boat: An all-women product design crew for all women founders dedicated to social impact. Their goal is to accelerate to time-to-impact of tech for good by building smarter with Design Thinking, faster with Design Sprints, and better with No-Code.

Sisa runs the borderless agency out of Toronto but her roots are in The Philippines. There, she assisted in creating The Hub of Innovation for Inclusion, a social enterprise incubator in the heart of Manila. This is where she got started on Design Thinking and moved towards becoming a Design Sprint Facilitator.

Her team has helped women founders build their social impact startups and communities like The [Feminist Enterprise Commons. She is the UX Lead at [NeedsList](NC Tech Awards "Tech For Good" Winner 2019, Canada's Top 100 Recovery Projects – Future of Good).