Published On: Thursday, 12 October 2017

Innovation Island Launches RETHINK Workshop Series

Innovation Island Launches RETHINK Workshop Series

COMOX VALLEY - Innovation Island, in partnership with the Comox Valley Economic Development Society, is bringing a series of business workshops to North Island College starting this month.

The series of twelve hard-hitting workshops kick off with a Tech Talk on October 18th at 2pm at the Stan Hagen Theatre at North Island College. This first session is free to attend, but preregistration is required.

The series runs in 4 rounds with 3 sessions in each round (one information session followed by 2 workshops the next day) and are for anyone from savvy tech-based SMBs and startups to entrepreneurs interested in business best practices. Discount available when registering for all three sessions in a specific round.

Learn about the tools and techniques from leading Incubators and Accelerators. Explore best practices in lean methodology and identify practical steps to take your business to the next level through rapid iteration and innovation.

The first two rounds are already live:

  • ROUND 1 - OCTOBER 2017
    • Tech Talk CV | October 18, 2-4pm
    • Refresh Your MVP | October 19, 9am-12pm
    • Customer Discovery | October 19, 1-4pm
  • ROUND 2 - NOVEMBER 2017
    • Funding Sources for Startups | November 22, 2-4pm
    • Challenge Your SWOT | November 23, 9am-12pm
    • Pivot or Persevere | November 23, 1:30-4:30pm

The full workshop series and info on each session can be found at the following link. Contact Innovation Island at or 250.753.8324 for further information.