Capital for business ideas of students, researchers and professors (LUI)

10. September 2014 At 14.00
Date and time
Wednesday, 10. September 2014
14.00 - 0.00 CEST

Students, researchers and professors! This autumn, two new public start-up accelerators are opening their doors for all your innovative business ideas. Modelled after the best accelerators from abroad, they ensure 50,000 € or 200,000 € of capital in the tenders SK50 and SK200, as well as excellent start-up mentors, an intense training programme, a working space, and the entire administration and documentation support.
We invite you to attend the introductory event for members of the University of Ljubljana taking place in the lecture hall of the Ljubljana University Incubator (LUI) on Wednesday, September 10th 2014, starting at 14 o’clock.
At the event, you will learn everything you need to know about applying to the tender, the participation conditions for both accelerators and the programmes for encouraging and supporting entrepreneurship at the university level. The presentation will also answer the most frequently asked questions and dilemmas of entrepreneurs who are deciding to apply to the accelerators. If you have any related questions, send them to


The event schedule

13:00 – 14:00 Registration and arrival of the participants

14.00 – 14.10 The time is now, grab the opportunity!
In university centres, there are more and more business ideas, innovative thoughts, initiatives and new start-ups. The University of Ljubljana and its university incubator (LUI) collaborated with national programmes of the Initiative Start:up Slovenia and the Slovene Enterprise fund in order for everyone to be more successful in encouraging, connecting and implementing knowledge transfer. We are now presenting and supporting new opportunities and new programmes – for new business exploits.

Prof. dr. Maja Makovec Brenčič, vice-rector of the University of Ljubljana 
14.10 – 15.00 Presenting the tenders SK50 and SK200, the participation conditions and new business accelerators
A detailed presentation of both tenders, participation conditions, and details about financing with a convertible loan or an equity investment. Presenting programmes of two new accelerators Start:up Geek House and Go:Global that, together with excellent start-up mentors, provide everything necessary for a successful launch and globalization of a start-up company.

Initiative Start:up Slovenia
15.00 – 16.00 We prove that it’s possible!
Presentations of LUI’s specialized programmes for students and researchers of the University of Maribor: STARTUP:ACCELERATOR, STARTUP:RESEARCHER and STARTUP:CAMP. A talk with successful incubator members.

Dr. Lidija Honzak, Ljubljana University Incubator director
Matej VengustNERVteh Ltd.
Tomaž ErjavecOculus Ltd.
The talk moderator: Dr Lidija Honzak, Ljubljana University Incubator director
16.00 – 16.15 Socializing over coffee

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