Take your business to the next level
Develop your business
In UIC Build , you gain knowledge of business development, financing and what is required to build business concepts and an organization.
In the program, you get the opportunity to expand your network with experienced entrepreneurs, investors and other experts with extensive experience in business development and entrepreneurship.
We offer seminars and workshops combined with individual business coaching. You will learn, among other things, how to build a scalable business model, how to formulate goals, how to create a strong team, how to be a good salesperson and how to pitch to investors. You will also produce a pitch deck and an implementation plan to take the next step in your business development.
Our business developers have extensive experience in supporting people to test and challenge their business ideas, equipping you with the tools you need to develop quickly and avoid pitfalls on the road to success. Together with UIC partners from business , we support you in the work of taking your idea to the next phase.
For companies that have a business idea in health, medtech, biotech or pharma, the build-up program Build+ is offered.
Through three extra modules, you gain knowledge in areas that are specific to startups in life science.
Develop and refine your business idea
Continue to challenge and test your business idea with us. We support startups to quickly achieve success in the market and are passionate about motivating people with new ideas to take the next step.
UIC Build is free of charge.
Make new contacts
Our UIC companies form a community of company builders who want to make the world better in their own way. During the course of the program, you will get to know driven people who are on a similar journey to yours. We inspire each other and share ups and downs in order to learn and develop.
Create a scalable business model
During the program, you will have the opportunity to further develop and challenge your sustainable business model. We strive to contribute to new insights into your company’s future development through knowledge, discussion and meetings with experts.
About UIC Build
Contents of program
- Vision and team
- Sustainable business development
- Business Reviews (individual conversation)
- Business law, competence and board
- Channels and value proposition
- IP strategy and competitive analysis
- Relationship selling, sales technique and branding
- Objectives, strategy and implementation plan
- Business finance, budget, forecasts
- Investment and financing for growth
- Pitch workshop
- Pitch training
- Investor pitch UIC Demo Day
For Life Science companies, the following modules are also offered in addition to the regular schedule through the additional Build+ program in collaboration with our partners:
- Target Product Profile & Clinical Validation (Regsmart & CTC)
- Regulatory (Complyit)
- Sales and business models (Pharmacolog)
To apply to UIC Build, you have a strong business model and have verified and tested your business idea against customers. If you are unsure whether Build suits you and your idea, contact us and we will sort it out together.
UIC Build runs for three months with one meeting a week.
Start date: September 12, 2023
The last day for the application is 31 August 2023
Apply to UIC Build
Fill out the form to apply to the program.
“To have an outsider to bounce ideas off is crucial in a development phase. The risk of being too introverted is reduced dramatically and the collaboration with UIC gives us the support to succeed in our development without losing customers along the way”.