How to Start a Startup

Startup School provides faculty, staff and students instruction and guidance on how to start a company with a customer validated, agilely designed and financially rationalized product worthy of continued startup development.

Startup School @ KU

Startup School@KU provides participants a fundamental understanding regarding how to start a startup motivating further development of entrepreneurial skills (adapted from Stanford’s CS 183). Open to all faculty, staff and students at KU.

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- Flipped classroom: students consume provided materials (identified by class below) prior to class meetings
- Guest lecturers on the respected topic for that evening plus answer questions for that topic. Other material (personal experiences) are welcome additions.
- Each session consists of standard lecture (for selected sessions): 30 minutes; guest lecture discussion (90 minutes).