Path Finder Incubation
This program is a 6-month long business incubation program for entrepreneurs who want to transform their idea, early form of a product or an early stage business into a successful business enterprise with a social impact.
When an entrepreneur has an idea, they may not know the steps to turn the idea into a business or have the funding to do so. This is where the Program comes in. We provide both the means and the know-how to support the entrepreneurs in every step of the way.
30 participants will learn at a 2-day Workshop on Rapid-fire Innovation. From that cohort, 15 will engage in a 5-day Bootcamp on Human Centered Design, building a business model canvas and growth strategy. The top 10 participant will embark in a 5-month long journey of business incubation. This will take their venture to grow and be investment ready. These champs will be matched with experts from their respective sectors, receiving individually tailored support.
WHY THE INCUBATOR?
In 180 days incubation program is designed for helping early stage startups to move ideas into a Minimal Viable Product (MVP) stage. The program curriculum will cover subjects that entrepreneurs need, in order to systematically approach Customer Discovery, Design Thinking, Product Development, Pitch Deck design, Market Sizing, Bootstrapping, Fundraising – everything an early stage startups needs to cover but teams find it hard to get support in our market. Two months of intense learning from in-house and expert mentors will help founders to prepare an investment ready pitch deck to face investors. No equity is required but the program will cost Tk. 20,000 after acceptance into the incubator.
VALIDATE YOUR IDEA
Just because it is a cool product does not mean the market wants it. Since problems and solutions are subjective, as an entrepreneur you need to fully understand them in relation to the other. Learn what makes your idea worth exploring, and what does not.
BUILD A PRODUCT CUSTOMERS WILL LOVE
Know what your consumer really wants, and how they want it. A good product is a one that firstly provides certain utility better than any other. Secondly, one that the consumer not only want, but are also willing to pay for. See how to approach product development if you’re in your early stages.
BE INVESTMENT READY
Impress the investors with a full proof business pitch. Acquiring funds require a set of key information to be collected, tracked, and effectively presented. Learn how to be pitch perfect.
WHAT IS IN IT FOR YOU?
- Co-creating a product design and business strategy
- Developing a roadmap customized for your business
- Receiving assistance in monitoring and implementation of strategy
- Learning about design thinking and business models
- Mentorship from experts in the private sector
- Access to angel investment network
Workspace from Startup Bangladesh
- Upto 10 lac taka seed funding
- Investment counseling from renowned fund managers
- Investment Linkage and Exclusive Fundraising Mentorship from us
- The best team voted by mentors based on performance will be given 1.5 months co-working space.
- An early stage business with a product
- Already have a business idea or product prototype that is ready to work. Less than 2 years of business
- Application/pitch deck provides evidence of work done and indicate unwavering commitment to work further.
- You must be willing to attend all the online sessions and complete assignments; in order to make full use of the one on one KPI sessions.
We Are Interested
Information Technology (IT)
Internet of Things (IoT)
Web Application & Software
Food and Hospitality
Digital Marketing Agency
Export and Import Business
We make our selection through the lens of innovation, scalability, and ability to execute
Path Finder One
Khulna High Tech Park,
KUET School Internal Rd, Khulna 9203