Each week over the four month program, the Founder Insitute runs training sessions, covering topics like "Intellectual Property" and "Generating Revenue."
The standard session format is outline below.
There are three special "Investor Sessions," where top rated angels and venture capitlists are invited to meet the participating Founders, and these sessions have a slightly different format.
Each Working Group member should present one concrete milestone that they achieved in the last seven days to advance their product or service.
Speaker Panel QThree Mentors sit together in the front of the room and answer questions from the Founders.
Three Founders, chosen by the Facilitator, sit in the front of the room and have five minutes to describe their business, discuss a challenge that they are facing, and then there is a few minutes to get feedback from the Mentors and the class.