UIC Business Lab offers business development support for projects and start-up companies with high-growth potential. Along the way you will analyze your idea and evaluate its viability and growth potential.
After completing this program you will have grown your knowledge of how to run your business and expanded your network. Furthermore, you will be supported in putting together a business plan and preparing a presentation for future investors and/or partners.
The program includes several half-day seminars with invited speakers as well as practical homework. In addition, you are offered several individual meetings with experts to improve your presentation skills and gain advice on your business and market strategy.
During the final gathering, you will present your business plan to experienced business advisors. This is an excellent opportunity to improve your performance before meeting future investors or partners. The pitch is carried out according to the NABC method developed by the Stanford Research Institute (SRI) in California.
On completing the program, you have the opportunity to apply to the UIC Business Accelerator.