11-19 YEARS OLD
Riga & Baltic States
Non-profit project supported by
Exupery International School
To live all stages of a real IT project - from idea to solution, business plan, pitching and investment search;
Understand how real projects are developed and business is conducted here;
Get acquainted with IT experts, work in a cool team and spend time with benefit and pleasure;
Find your user and make his life better;
Bonus round: cookies, online parties and many local memes.
Russian and Latvian (additional)
online and offline, during weekends
ABOUT A PROGRAMME
This is a free programme, where you and your team will find ideas for an IT-project and realize it
We will teach you how to detect issues, test hypotheses, talk to users, come up with solutions and move forward in development
Want to figure out how to effectively monitor health? Tired from education chaos? Annoyed by a variety of communication channels? No time for sports? IT is your help!
Our experts and even manager students will help you. However, it has to be your project, which you and your team will create
We will pass all the way from the idea of a project to its realization, pitching, business plan and a search of investors together
I AM IN! WHAT’S NEXT?
After registration, you will receive an invitation to a meeting, which will be held online from January 15 to January 31. Come to them with a team, if you have one. If there is none, your goal is to gather one during January during these online sessions. We will also help you. As a result, a team of four people is needed, at least two must understand programming.
Formed and past the previous stage, teams begin to work on projects
We conduct design thinking sessions and investigate the problem
We master CustDev techniques and systems engineering
We work out the concept of solutions. We draw up technical specifications
Hackathon: developing the first version of the solution prototype
We test, design, hang out, tell about projects to IT experts
Mastering usability testing tools and the basics of interface design
We test on users, collect bugs and feedback.
We discuss the work done and MVP with experts and organizers
We talk about the project and draw up a plan for the final improvements
Learning to pilot operation: finalizing interfaces with experts
Learning to present, mastering public speaking skills with experienced trainers
We pitch projects and learn to receive feedback, discuss the experience gained and personal results
We are looking for interested companies, and we are looking for investments, we hold meetings and develop projects further!
The end of the accelerator program is June 6, 2021.
Agile Coach, former Scrum Master. Helping teams by inspiring, facilitating and educating
Delivery Lead, former Agile Product Owner. Helping teams by coaching and facilitating
Release/Delivery manager, Scrum Master 4years, Team facilitator of delivering valuable working software, collaboration coordinator