Intensive startup development support program provides opportunities for students to open their innovative startups and realize their potential on entrepreneurship.

WHAT WILL THE PROGRAM PARTICIPANTS GET?

Consultations of individual business mentor (tracker)

Consultations of individual business mentor (tracker)

Develop roadmap for implementation of project (jointly with the tracker)

Develop roadmap for implementation of project (jointly with the tracker)

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

Opportunity to participate in thematic trainings and master classes 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

Help in establishing contacts with potential partners and attracting customers

Help in establishing contacts with potential partners and attracting customers

Opportunity to present the project in front of potential investors (Demo Day)

Opportunity to present the project to potential investors (Demo Day)

WHO CAN PARTICIPATE?

WHO CAN PARTICIPATE?

The program is open to all students and staff of higher education institutions including faculty staff and researchers.

WHAT IS REQUIRED FROM THE PARTICIPANTS?

WHAT IS REQUIRED OF THE PARTICIPANTS?

The desire to build there own business, diligence, maximum involvement, focus on results, and be prepared to intensive work.

WHY CHOOSE TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS PROGRAM?

1

IT IS FREE

Participation in the program is free.

2

Fast

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

3

USEFUL

At the end of the program, you will gain knowledge and skills for starting and doing business in Uzbekistan.

WHAT ARE THE CRITERIA FOR PROJECT SELECTION?

The idea and the project conform to the program format and the priority areas of the higher education institution

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 market-oriented and profitable

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 PROGRAM?

1

Press Send application and fill in the proposed application form

2

Preliminary selection on the basis of applications

3

If your application is shortlisted you will be invited to interview

4

If you pass the interview you will be invited to the final selection – presentation of the project (pitching)

THE APPLICATION DEADLINE IS 19 FEBRUARY 2016

HOW TO CONTACT US?

For all questions related to the program, please contact Behzod Botirov, Manager of the project. Tel .: +998 (71) 233-22-09, b.botirov@chamber.uz.


The program is implemented in cooperation with the higher education institutions in Tashkent city 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 British Embassy in the Republic of Uzbekistan.