FemBioBiz IV Acceleration Programme

Are you a female startup entrepreneur that have an innovative product or service on the market and eager to build and grow your online business and presence? Does your startup solve a societal challenge and are looking for digital skills that could help you penetrate the market? Did you participate in the previous National Innovation Challenge for Women (NICW)/ FemBioBiz?

Join us in FemBioBiz Season IV to help you take advantage of digitalization to make more sales

About FemBioBiz Season IV

FemBioBiz IV is a two-phased female startup support programme organised by the National Commission on Research, Science and Technology (NCRST) in collaboration with SANBIO/BioFISA II, hosted by the CSIR. FemBioBiz IV targets startups that have an innovative product or service on the market that solve a societal challenge and are looking for digital skills that could help them penetrate the market taking advantage of various e-commerce platforms.

The FemBioBiz IV series comprises of two phases:

PHASE I: DIGITALIZATION TRAINING EVENT

May – June 2022

The digitilisation training will provide female-entrepreneurs with practical tools to develop their online shops using most popular e-commerce platforms, increasing their online presence thereby attracting their target market.

PHASE II: MARKET RESEARCH EVENT

June-July 2022

The market research training will provide female-entrepreneurs with an understanding of how to use market data to pivot their businesses and enrich their online ecommerce platforms during changing business environments such as the COVID-19 Pandemic. Committed startups who are eager to make an impact, have a scalable business model, and want to increase their online presence thereby attracting their target market will compete in a pitching competition. At the pitch competitions, panels of expert judges will select the top 3 startups to partake in the regional competition. The top 3 startups will also be supported in setting up their individual online businesses.

Contact: NCRST Innovation and Industrial Research Division; Tel: 061 431 7000 / 7099 Email: NICW@ncrst.na

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