The Innovation School has Opened: Entry into the World of Innovation and Rapid Growth for Student Teams
The 30 selected firms and companies, as well as 17 different business support organizations and local self-government units, will receive professional assistance and mentorship to facilitate business and accelerate the growth of existing companies, and they will also be shown the potential they have. This means that the Innovation School has started!
At the opening of the Innovation School, representatives of the Startup Center Niš, the City of Niš, EUPRO+, as well as the Assistant Minister of Science, Technological Development, and Innovation, Vladimir Radovanović, wished the participants a successful start and good luck in their future work.
Yesterday, the participants went through the first module and got acquainted with the startup and innovation ecosystem through the lectures of Neda Trifunović, manager for the startup ecosystem of the Digital Serbia Initiative, and Milan Ranđelović, PhD, director of STP Niš.
In the coming 11 weeks, the teams will work on improving their ideas and business models through the necessary training, mentoring, and workshops, and mentors and industry experts will help them make the most of all the resources and knowledge the program offers.
We are already expecting the second module at the beginning of June – Presentation of your ideas and projects: initial pitch.
* In partnership with the City of Niš, the Startup Center Niš realizes the project “Resilient and Stable Startups as a Drive for Regional Development” financed by the European Union in partnership with the Government of the Republic of Serbia through the EUPRO+ program