The opportunity to stand on their own feet. BUSINESS INCUBATOR VŠB-TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY OF OSTRAVA. Nikolas Mucha German-Czech Workshop „ Renewable Energy Sources “, 24. - 25. 10. 2011, Ostrava. What is our history ?.
Theopportunity to stand on their own feet
BUSINESS INCUBATORVŠB-TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY OF OSTRAVA
2005 was created the Centre of Advanced InnovationTechnology(tool to support the development of research, development and innovationinttheMoravian-Silesian Region).
2006 CAIT preparedsuccessfulprojects to the EU StructuralFundsfortheconstructionofthebuilding and launchofactivitiesoftheBusiness Incubatorof VŠB-Technical University of Ostrava („BI„) and itscomponents,Regional Technology Transfer Centre (RCTT).
Our main aim is to support the bearers of ideas and know-how in the initial phaseof business andhelp them torealizeandfulfilltheirbusinessvisions.
Throughits activities extend R&Dactivity of VŠB-TUO towards thepromotionandimplementationofinnovationon a commercial basis.
Offering a protected environmentfor start-ups and innovative companies.
Thebusiness incubator provides young,innovative,emerging companies, attractiveofficespacerental,pilotplantspace,meetingspaceandadditionalspaceatbargainprices.
The offer of space for business builds a set of complementary advisory and administrative services to young companies to help overcome initial problems and achieve market success.
► seminar room, ► computer lab,
► residence hall,
► modern and flexible office space,
► virtual offices,
► pilot/laboratory and additional facilities (the server, storage, parking),
Courses and training
Company performanceConsulting - Support and development of innovative business
Through professional consultants we offer advisory support in smaller units and in a flexible time.
Directly or indirectly we provide development and technical consultigservices in the form of so called „Packages“, which are listed on the menu of our Business incubator VŠB-TU Ostrava.
Incubated companies get ouradvice on concessional terms, or completely free!
Assessment and improvement of novelty products
Weknow, space are not all!!!
This is essentially a start-up of entrepreneurs from theacademic staff,students, graduates or already operating companies and companies with an innovative idea or plan, which can show links to research and development of universities and research institutes in the Region.
Project owner / company must meet at least two characters below:
3years of operationof BI
2000 m2 leasedoffice and laboratory
90 % availability
120jobs in incubatedcompanies
7employees in BI
6trainees in BI
Technology Scout monitors the environment and the needs within the organization andseeksR&D results, suitable for commercialization.
Contact operations manager performs mediation between the university andbusinesses and actively seeks new opportunities for cooperation. He also handles liaisonoffice and a newly developed information system and supply and demand portal.
Theofficehelps companies interested in cooperation with the university or R&D organizations navigate the complex structure of workplacesandprovides access to know-how and equipmentof specialized university departments.
Project EF-TRANS isone of the individual projects of national (IPN) implemented under the Operational Programme Education for Competitiveness.
The project aims help set up and implement an effective transfer of knowledge generated in the R&Dactivities into practice.
The project is designed for high school (public, private and public), public research institutions and research institutions.
SPINNET - Cooperation, Innovationand Networkingbetweenscience and technology parks and universities
Identificationof suitable students, whowill be supported byinternships in science and technology parks, business incubators and innovative companies.
Students will be part of the growing cooperation between the academic and application sphere as well as get the necessary skills, know-how and motivation to develop this cooperation further.
2007 - 3rd place in thecompetition
Business PropertyoftheYear in category„Business PropertywiththeGreatestBenefitforInnovation“.
2007 - 1st place in thecompetition
Business Project oftheYear 2007 in category“BusinessIncubatoroftheYear“
2009 - 3rd place in thecompetition
Business PropertyoftheYear in category„Business PropertyoftheYear 2009 in categoryHigh-techPropertyoftheYear“