Project title : Technical Assistance for the "D-TECH4ENT- Deep Technology Incubator for Entrepreneurs" project
Brief description :
The purpose of this contract is to enhance the commercialization and internationalization of innovative products by establishing a smart specialized interface targeting early stage deep-technology start-up commercialization.
Results to be achieved by the contractor :
This Project is composed of four main activities :
A. Service Capacity Building for D-Tech Staff
B. Capacity Building Activities for Startups
C. Implementation of D-Tech Incubation Program
D. Internationalization Activities for Selected D-Tech Startups.
Commencement date of the project : February 2022
The general profile of the short-term non-key experts shall be that of professionals with sectoral specification in their respective domain of expertise.
It is expected that the expe r ts (local and international) comply with the following minimum requirements (where not otherwise specified).
Indicative specialization areas : commercialization, internationalization, deep-tech, startup / SME technical and business support, startup mentoring, training, startup acceleration, etc.
Minimum Qualifications, Skills and Experience for Non-Key Experts :
For the implementation of the Project, the profile of the following non-key expert is foreseen (non exhaustive list) as a minimum :
Startup Commercialization Expert (Non-key Expert)
Sta r tup Commercialization Expert (SCE) shall assist Key Expert 2 in the implementation of the D Tech Incubation Program and internationalization activities.
SCE will be expected to deliver tailored mentor support services to onboarded startups by conducting ongoing one-to-one mentoring sessions.
Mentoring sessions will be designed aim reaching deliverables defined under Activity C and D. SCE will be expected to maintain a presence in Turkey, at the duty station, during the specific activities of the project.
The expert will be reporting to the Key Expert 2 on the progress of the onboarded startups and all incubation and internationalization-related project activities.
Minimum Qualifications, Skills and Experience for Startup Commercialization Expert :
g. accelerator, incubator, mentoring scheme, any early-stage technology funding / investment mechanism)