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Dallas Startup Week is a free five day event highlighting the amazing startup culture of Dallas. Join in for a few events hosted all around town to learn, network and help make Dallas better for everyone. 

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Thursday, March 5 • 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Customer Discover/Empathy Bootcamp FULL

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Discover and practice techniques for understanding your user’s needs. Hear from local educators and entrepreneurs in the process. Learn why empathy is the secret weapon of successful entrepreneurs.

Learning Goals:By the end of this session, you will be able to...

● Explain the importance of understanding your user’s needs

● Gather insights from observations

● Conduct an interview for empathy

● Create and utilize an empathy map

Target Audience: Entrepreneurs exploring an education-related idea or problem.

Questions to Be Answered: How can I talk to teachers about my idea? Where can I find potential users in education?

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Susanna Foote

Susanna Foote is a strong believer that great ideas can come from anywhere to change the world. Susanna began her career in public policy in Washington, DC and began her work in education as a teacher at an Oak Cliff public charter school. While completing her master's in education, Susanna was a fellow at an international education startup in Cambridge, MA. Susanna is the organizer of Startup Weekend Education and the EdTech DFW meetup... Read More →
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Binu Thayamkery

Co-Founder & CTO, Nepris Inc.
There is only one way to do it - Lean and Agile!  Binu Thayamkery, education entrepreneur. Binu is the co-founder of Nepris, a company that partners with teachers and districts to allow industry professionals to bring the real world into the classroom. A seasoned technologist who is passionate about ed-tech, entrepreneurship and agile/lean practices. Prior to co-founding Nepris, he held software architecture and management... Read More →

Thursday March 5, 2015 5:00pm - 6:00pm
White Space 2001 N. Lamar, 5th Floor