EBN Tech Camp: tools, training, mutual learning

In Business and Technology

EBN TechCamp 2013 provides a unique environment for business and innovation support professionals to learn about new industry support tools, exchange views about effective support processes and methodologies.

Do you work in a BIC, an incubator, an accelerator or another organisation whose clients are new or early-stage companies growing innovative businesses? Do you want to find new ways of providing more effective support to your clients? If so, the EBN TechCamp 2013 provides a unique environment for business and innovation support professionals to learn about new industry support tools, exchange views about effective support processes and methodologies, and see “behind the scenes” of three of EBN’s strongest BICs.

The third Tools Exchange Forum with:

  • a pitching session, where 15 to 20 tool developers will pitch their tools to the audience
  • an exhibition space, where participants can talk to tool developers, possibly make deals and exchange views bilaterally
  • a networking area, with constant refreshments available for participants

Three workshops will provide insights on some of the industry’s most recent hot topics. This year’s focus is on:

  • updated techniques of coaching & mentoring entrepreneurs
  • end-user testing through the Living Lab approach
  • the vital elements of an acceleration programme

Peer reviews of three BICs:

  • Dublin BIC (Ireland)
  • gate Garching BIC (Germany)
  • BIC Trentino Sviluppo (Italy)