Program

Programming in The Hub is designed around best practices for early-stage entrepreneurship and design thinking. It focuses on the validation of business concepts leading to both innovation and commercialization.
 
Lean Startup
 
Lean Startup is a well known framework in entrepreneurship. It leverages the work of Eric Ries, and has come to be regarded as a best practice in entrepreneurship throughout the world.
 
Lean Startup workshops help you understand your value proposition(s), and form your business model. The workshops are open to all at University of Toronto.
 
 
Blue Ocean Strategy
Blue Ocean Strategy is another well known approach to entrepreneurship and business strategy. It involves the creation of uncontested markets space involving new opportunity.
 
Blue Ocean workshops are held at The Hub and led by Dr. Gray Graffam, The Hub’s Director. It consists of an interactive three-hour session with key examples, and asks participants to relate this knowledge to their own venture. The workshops are open to all at University of Toronto.