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From Idea to Business - A Crash Course for Entrepreneurs



65-30 Kissena Blvd, CEP Hall 2
Tech Incubator at Queens College
Queens, NY 11367
United States


Sunday, January 14, 2018 -
11:00am to 3:00pm


What does it take to transform an innovative idea to a viable business?

Come and find out! In this crash course, Sascha Eder, COO of NewtonX, will go over key steps that a budding entrepreneur should go through to successfully launch a business.

You will learn:

  • How to Identify a market for your idea Research your competition
  • Develop your value proposition
  • Acquire your customers
  • Design a business model
  • Test your assumptions
  • Create your MVP

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Sascha Eder Co-founder of NewtonX Born and raised in Germany, Sascha spent his days as a professional soccer player and track & field athlete of the German national team until he discovered his passion for technology while studying in Paris. After completing his Master of Entrepreneurship and Technology at MIT, Sascha joined McKinsey on the West Coast to help large tech companies define their VR, AI and Big Data strategies. At McKinsey he meets his co-founder Germain and together they founded NewtonX, the world's first AI-powered knowledge marketplace. NewtonX NewtonX's mission is to enable any company in the world access the knowledge they need by connecting to the right expert. Founded 1 year ago in San Francisco by Sascha and his co-founder Germain, NewtonX leverages machine learning to improve speed, costs, and quality of knowledge access over its competitors. A proprietary Knowledge Graph granularly maps the expertise of each expert. Today NewtonX has clients among consulting firms, hedge funds, PE, VCs, Fortune 500 and scaled to $1 million in annualized revenues in 1 year. NewtonX is seed funded and located at Queens College and Grand Central Tech, former New York Facebook Headquarters.

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