Validate your clean tech innovation: How to identify and test your clean tech startup idea

Workshop 4 – Fostering innovation in Cleantech

Presenter: Milly Young, Ecosystem Manager, EnergyLab Australia

So you have a cleantech startup idea? How do you tell if it’s any good?
This workshop is designed for those who have an idea and want to learn how to test it. Is this a problem worth solving? Does your product/service actually solve it? Are people willing to pay for it? You’ll learn different validation techniques to answer these questions and understand how this first critical step of validation can help you save time and money in the long run. After this workshop you’ll have the tools to validate your riskiest assumptions and help you decide if your idea is worth quitting your day job for.

Key takeaways

In this workshop you will:

  • Learn how to break down an idea into testable pieces
  • Learn different validation techniques
  • Understand and develop a plan to test your riskiest assumptions