Intensive startup development support programme provides opportunities for students to create innovative startups and to fulfill their potential.

WHAT WILL THE PROGRAMME PARTICIPANTS GET?

Opportunity to take part in a weeklong basic course on Lean Startup methodology

Opportunity to take part in a weeklong basic course on Lean Startup methodology

A roadmap for implementation of startup project developed jointly with a tracker

A roadmap for implementation of startup project developed jointly with a tracker

Opportunity to participate in master classes and consultations of market experts (mentors)

Opportunity to participate in master classes and consultations of market experts (mentors)

Support in the creation of minimum viable product or services (MVP), in testing and getting feedback

Support in the creation of minimum viable product or services (MVP), testing and getting feedback

Support in interviewing target audience, testing unique value proposition and hypothesis

Support in interviewing target audience, testing unique value proposition and hypothesis

Opportunity to present a project to potential investors at Demo Day and Innovation Fair

Opportunity to present a project to potential investors at Demo Day and Innovation Fair

WHO CAN PARTICIPATE?

WHO CAN PARTICIPATE?

All students and staff of universities including faculty staff and researchers are eligible toparticipate in the Programme.

WHAT IS REQUIRED FROM THE PARTICIPANTS?

WHAT IS REQUIRED OF THE PARTICIPANTS?

Desire to create own startup, maximum engagement, focus on results, readiness to intensive work, and participation in the training course and weekly traction meetings.

WHY CHOOSE TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS PROGRAMME?

1

IT IS FREE

Participation in the programme is free.

2

Fast

In a short time period, you will be able not only to test the idea, but also to start creating your own startup.

3

USEFUL

At the end of the programme, you will gain knowledge and skills on starting and developing your own startup project in Uzbekistan.

WHAT ARE THE CRITERIA FOR PROJECT SELECTION?

The idea and the project conform to the program format

Technological innovation and the practical feasibility of the project, difference from competitors and the prospects for scaling-up of the project

The final product or service is aimed at addressing specific problems of target audience and/or gaining profit

You have a team, consisting of minimum of two people willing to work on program platform in an intensive mode

HOW TO PARTICIPATE IN THE PROGRAMME?

1

Press SEND APPLICATION and fill in the proposed application form

2

Preliminary selection on the basis of applications. If your project gets selected, project team will be invited for an interview

3

Teams which successfully pass the interview will participate in the training on presentation skills

4

Teams will pitch their projects to panel experts who will help to identify the best projects to participate in the Programme

THE APPLICATION DEADLINE IS 16 APRIL 2017

HOW TO CONTACT US?

For additional information on the programme, you may contact Usmon Rakhimjanov, Coordinator of the project.Tel.:+998(71)150-12-61, u.rahimjanov@chamber.uz.


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The programme is implemented in cooperation with the Agency for Science and Technologies within the framework of the CCI and UNDP 'Business Forum of Uzbekistan (Phase - III)' project with the financial support of "Sasol" representative office in Uzbekistan and the Agency for Science and Technologies of the Republic of Uzbekistan.