The second “Innovative business navigator” Program – a joint project of the Russian union of industrialists and entrepreneurs, the autonomous non-profit organization of additional education “Centre for regional development and business technologies of the Russian union of industrialists and entrepreneurs”, and LLC “Philip Morris Sales and Marketing” – is starting.
The Program is oriented to the support for Russian companies classified as small and medium-sized businesses.
The Program purpose is to draw up medium-term and long-term business plans for innovative development of companies and create conditions for the implementation of these business plans.
The participation is free.
The project will be held in several stages.
Stage 1: Non-competitive. Representatives of small and medium-sized businesses, as well as individual entrepreneurs can apply for participation in the “Innovative business navigator” Program before October 15.
Stage 2: All applicants will participate in webinars, which will be held 2-3 times a week. The best business instructors, coaches, and experts will share their experiences in a variety of business areas.
The training program will result, in addition to the knowledge gained, in specific business projects of “Innovative business navigator” participants, they will be developed with the help of experts. Their opinion will be decisive in the course of selection of the most interesting and promising works for participation in the third stage of the Program.
Stage 3: It will be held in each region from February 1 to February 15. The participants who will pass the competitive selection will present their projects.
Final: It will be held in Moscow, where all winners will complete intramural training upon the EMBA program of the Business school of the Russian union of industrialists and entrepreneurs.
Each of 10 finalists will be awarded with a money prize in the amount of 500 thousand roubles.