• Get to know one another activities
  • Guest speakers from local startups
  • Explore customer problems
  • Form teams


  • Field trip to local startup
  • Engage with potential customers
  • Define customer needs


  • Field trip to local maker space or fab lab
  • Ideate and build solution prototypes
  • Test with peers and iterate solutions


  • Field trip to test prototypes with potential customers
  • Iterate solutions
  • Develop business model and brand


  • Develop pitch presentation
  • Pitch Competition with panel of judges and community audience

2017 Epiic Experiences Field Trips:

IDEO Cambridge:
A global design firm that takes a human-centered, design-based approach to helping organizations in the public and private sectors innovate and grow. 

Google Cambridge:
The Google Cambridge office is a hub for both engineering and sales, located in a hotspot for startups and bright minds. Engineers contribute to such high-visibility products as Search, YouTube, Chrome, Android, Image Search, Google Play for Education, and Newsstand.

Microsoft Technology Center:
Where customers' tech people work alongside Microsoft tech people to imagine, design and create together.

StartUp Institute:
Want to thrive at a tech company? Learn how in 8-weeks. We are an experience, not just another school. Not an incubator, and not a one-off skills class. 

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