The International Visegrad Fund together with the State of Israel are looking for young entrepreneurs, start-uppers and optionally incubators’ representatives working in ICT, Health/Biotechnology; Smart mobility; Fintech; and Cybersecurity/Artificial intelligence/Cybernetics. Apply to get a training in Israel at the Golda Meir Mount Carmel International Training Center!
The Call aims to support start-ups in evaluating the market potential of their innovative ideas/solutions/prototypes/MVPs/products/services and offer them practical tool how to run innovative businesses and enable them to grow and how to successfully internationalize their activities. It aims to support incubators’ representatives/employees in extending their professional capacity and quality of services provided for incubating companies as well.
An Israeli expert (or experts) will be involved in the evaluation process conducted by the National Selection Committees.
Applications will be assessed on the basis of the following criteria scored from 1 to 5, where 1 is the lowest and 5 is the highest:
- Inventiveness of the proposed idea/solutions/prototype/product/service for start-ups or incubation activity for incubators
- Potential to fully exploit the benefits of the training program in Israel, its relevance for the applicant
- Professional competencies of the applicant
What do we offer?
The 10 working days long training session is jointly financed by the V4 countries (through the Fund) and Israel, with scholarships granted to participants. The Golda Meir Mount Carmel International Training Center (hereinafter referred to as “MCTC”) is responsible for the training content. The training program will be split in two blocks – theoretical and practical. The theoretical part will be held in the MCTC situated at 12 Pinsky Street, Haifa and the practical part/B2B in Tel Aviv and Jerusalem (if required). Each block will be efficiently managed to avoid time losses associated with transfer of participants across State of Israel.
The training program in Israel will be tentatively held from September 4th, 2022 – September 15th, 2022.
Detail information about the V4 Innovators Israel Training Program are available in this document.