Day One - Thursday 7/20- Research

Morning

  • Meet your new teams

  • Discuss & re-frame brief

  • Brainstorm/ generate ideas

Afternoon

  • 1pm - John Spallone of Resonate.is gives a tech talk

  • Select idea

  • Gather inspiration

  • Generate research plan & start recruiting

  • Start prototyping

  • End day with Venture madlib share

 

Day Two - Friday 7/22- Prototypes (at IDEO)

Morning

  • Learn: Interviewing people

  • What questions do you need to answer?

  • Start building prototypes

Afternoon

  • Continue prototyping

  • Start talking to people

  • Use Ideo, Media Lab, & Member mentors to build prototypes

  • End day with Venture madlib share

 

Day Three - Monday 7/25- User feedback

  • Hit the streets & get feedback

  • Come back to iterate or refine prototype as needed

  • End day with Venture madlib share

 

Day Four - Tuesday 7/26- Revise prototypes

Morning

  • Briefly synthesize information

Afternoon

  • Refine prototypes

  • End day with Venture madlib share

 

Day Five - Wednesday 7/27- Refine and share (at IDEO)

Morning

  • Finalize & polish prototype

  • Finish crafting story & pitch

Afternoon

  • Teams share

  • Mentors critique

  • Refine to prep for first demo day

 

Demo Prep Day - Thursday 7/28 - MIT Media Lab

  • Move projects to Media Lab

  • Teams practice internally

  • Teams write Medium articles reflecting on Sprint 2

 

Demo Day - Friday 7/29 - MIT Media Lab

  • Teams present & share ideas from both sprints to OMI members