Treennova: From Nature to business

Treennova: From Nature to business

Workshop
Help your community. Boost your idea.
Do you want to make an impact on your community through a business idea? Are you an entrepreneur stuck on a sustainable business project and need a boost?

TREENNOVA is an intensive 4-day course focused on forestry and environmental entrepreneurship, aimed to discover the potential opportunities that forest bioeconomy and natural capital may bring to your business idea. Throughout this course, our team of coaches and partners will showcase examples of successful business models based on creating value from intangible ecosystem services, while helping you to frame, develop and boost your own sustainable business project.

The course consists of three modules:

TreeKNOWACTION Nature and Action! A 2-day workshop in which our experts will introduce you to the potential of innovation and entrepreneurship applied to forestry, markets and ecosystem services (MEEBs).

ThinkKNOWACTION This your chance to get hands-on your idea and get the most of it. In this session, you will have the op...
Do you want to make an impact on your community through a business idea? Are you an entrepreneur stuck on a sustainable business project and need a boost?

TREENNOVA is an intensive 4-day course focused on forestry and environmental entrepreneurship, aimed to discover the potential opportunities that forest bioeconomy and natural capital may bring to your business idea. Throughout this course, our team of coaches and partners will showcase examples of successful business models based on creating value from intangible ecosystem services, while helping you to frame, develop and boost your own sustainable business project.

The course consists of three modules:

TreeKNOWACTION Nature and Action! A 2-day workshop in which our experts will introduce you to the potential of innovation and entrepreneurship applied to forestry, markets and ecosystem services (MEEBs).

ThinkKNOWACTION This your chance to get hands-on your idea and get the most of it. In this session, you will have the opportunity to learn and apply strategic management tools from top-tier professionals trained by the Business Model Canvas author Alex Osterweilder. After framing your idea, it will be your chance to take your project to a new level and prepare your pitch with some of our greatest professionals in communication. The best one will receive a prize!

InspirACTION One full session intended to present your business idea, networking with other entrepreneurs, and inspire you through a talk session which will be focused on several innovation drivers for MEEB business (digital transformation, Internet of Things, or Industry 4.0, for instance.) Inspirational talk session will be open to the public and it will be broadcast online through streaming.

Throughout this intensive 4-day course, you will be exposed to different sessions and activities based on a learning-by-doing methodology, with the aim of:

– Enhancing your abilities to develop and boost projects related to MEEBs.
– Contributing to the economic valuation of MEEBs.
– Contributing to the economic development of rural communities through the generation of new business models in the field of forestry, markets, and ecological services.
– Developing and enhance your skills on innovation, creativity, curiosity, and entrepreneurship.
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Schedule
Dec 2, 2019. TreeKNOWACTION: Action
9:30 am
Warm-up and presentation
11:30 am
Are you an entrepreneur/innovator?
12:45 pm
Framework for entrepreneurship
1:30 pm
Lunch break
2:30 pm
Innovation and entrepreneurship
Dec 3, 2019. TreeKNOWACTION: Nature
9:00 am
Forest Bioeconomy and Natural Capital opportunities
9:30 am
Innovative products and services
11:30 am
Sustainability tools
12:45 pm
Present your idea
1:30 pm
Lunch break
2:30 pm
Idea potential analysis
Dec 4, 2019. ThinkKNOWACTION
9:00 am
Boost your idea
1:30 pm
Lunch break
2:30 pm
Prepare your pitch
Dec 5, 2019. InspirACTION
10:00 am
Welcome to the InspirAction Talks
10:30 am
Ideas presentation - pitch
11:30 am
Innovation, entrepreneurship and life
12:00 pm
The future of Forest Bioeconomy
12:30 pm
Start-up spotlight: Bloomod
12:45 pm
Award ceremony
Sponsors
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