About the program
The Startup Support Program is a program established in 2013 by TIEC to help
ICT startup companies. The program provides one-on-one customized support
covering a broad range of topics, services, and resources important to the
growth of new startup companies.
The program offers support tailored to the needs of each entrepreneur and the
current stage of development of his/her new venture. This support will include
an appropriate subset of the following:
Business coaching, including opportunity assessment
and helping new entrepreneurs understand the scope and complexity of launching
Help with preparing for outreach to sources of
funding, including review of business plans and coaching for presentations;
Introductions and access to potential sources of
investment, partners and service providers critical to new venture success, B2B
linakages and networking opportunities;
A toolbox of materials/checklists/information that
might advance the entrepreneur’s efforts.
TIEC encourages Entrepreneurs to select the services they may need from our
services list to help improve their startup performance.
TIEC services listed as below and “not limited to it”:
Networking / Funding services
Links to strategic partners/Networking Activities.
Mobile Monday events.
Technology Exhibitions participation support.
Access to angel investors or venture capital.
Grants proposals preparation support (STDF grants,
Help with regulatory compliance.
Training / Coaching Services
Intellectual property management.
Technology commercialization coaching.
Business marketing services.
Comprehensive Business training programs.
Advice on recruitment of staff and personnel
Enter new market
Boost your competitiveness
Create new business
Collocate or Co-innovate
The service helps Startups and SMEs to expand their business, establish new
connections and benefit from Business Innovation Centers (BIC) supporting
service in different countries in Europe , Asia, Middle East and Latin America.
Offers companies easy and practical
solutions from “smart take-off” to “soft landing” to ensure that businesses
entering or expanding into new markets.
The Service helps to:
Accelerate foreign companies’ learning processes.
Up to €2,000 reimbursement
Make new contacts in the new country.
Establish overseas sales presence.
Provide access to the resources and market
Overcome internal and external growth barriers.
Contribution to travel and accommodation: maximum
Payment to test and review services based on written
report: maximum 1.000€.
Itinerary Planning: support to efficient
planning of business trip including flights, car rental or other.
Accommodation arrangements (deals with local
Collection from/to local airport, train station or
point of arrival.
Virtual office: provision of dedicated
address, telephone/fax number and email address.
Physical office: desk, chair, “plug in & go”
access for laptop, telephone/fax line, internet and printing facilities.
Meeting room(s): availability of rooms for
Residency & visa assistance.
Business intelligence customized to business needs.
Market analysis customized to business needs.
Pre-arranged meetings with other businesses, local
organizations and networks, research centers, investors and other entities to
explore strategic partnership opportunities.
Set-up meetings & networking events with
customers/clients, suppliers and partners.
Representation at events or facilitation the
participation of companies to trade shows.
Access to local expertise for import/export.
Language & cultural training.
Assistance in recruiting skilled HR.
Soft Landing pack: relevant economic
statistics, financial/fiscal incentives, description of local case studies and
Link to funders (Angels or VC’s).
Support to meet Government regulations.
Intellectual property protection assistance.
Tax , legal and accountancy consultation.
Pre-arranged meetings with top-class experts
according to business needs.
Mentoring and coaching.
Registration||Fill in your company profile registration form
Search||Select the target country
choose the suitable BIC
Select Service||Define and choose the required service from the
targeted BIC and check its availability
Contact||Contact Person :Abdelrahman Galal|
Mobile Monday MOMO
Mobile Monday (MoMo) is an open community platform of industry visionaries,
developers and influential individuals fostering agnostic cooperation and
cross-border business development through live networking events to demonstrate
products, share ideas and discuss trends from local and global markets. TIEC
manages the Egyptian Chapter for MOMO.
TIEC organized a total of four events last year with a total of 950 attendees
Mobile Monday has the following objectives:
Foster an open independent innovation platform
within the mobile sector.
Facilitate industry networking between small and
large companies and individuals.
Bridge partnership exchanges between domestic and
Provide opportunities for local members to
effectively participate in global initiatives.
Present interesting products, services, trends and
practices in the mobile marketplace.
Digital Marketing Strategy Training for Companies and startups
Digital Marketing Strategy Training Objectives:
This training should focus on the key skills, tools, methods needed for creating
a viable marketing message and distributing it effectively over digital
platforms to achieve The Company’s goals. Understanding the digital world,
internet marketing, ecommerce and how consumers behave online is not just the
key to the future but it is the most powerful and least developed tool any
Egyptian enterprise can use to increase sales NOW. By setting the right digital
strategy in place you can significantly increase your brand awareness, customer
engagement, improve operations, generate sales and explore new opportunities at
a minimal investment cost. S&S will learn & understand the following:
The digital world, Internet marketing and how
consumers behave online.
How to create engaging content for different social
Mastering Social media management techniques and
Google Ad words (Search Engine Marketing).
How to make banner ads.
How to effectively use Email marketing .
How to effectively design websites.
Ad pricing and budgeting for clients.
How to monitor performance and create reports.
Trying it all up with a strong digital strategy.
How to register in Digital Marketing Strategy
using your company account information (if you do not have an account,
create a new one
deadline is May 26th 2015
Dates: Postponed and the new dates will be announced within coming 2 days
How to Apply
Startup working in the ICT field and may serve
different sectors with their products and service like (agriculture, telecom,
energy, industrial, construction.. etc.)
The company should be a registered Egyptian company.
The company should be less than 5 years old.
Number of registered personnel in the company is
from 2 & up to 10.
To apply for our services to the Business Support Program, you must:
Complete an online