EESTEC Startup Lab

10-17 March 2014

21.3.2014

Closing ceremony

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The first EESTEC Startup Lab workshop organized by EESTEC LC Sarajevo officially finished at a special ceremony held at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering, University of Sarajevo. The ceremony was attended by the participants of the workshop, the organizers and representatives of the accelerator program BIZOO. Guests were addressed by Mr.Damir Zekic, who contributed to the realization of the academic part of the workshop as a lecturer on Ruby on Rails and Mrs.Selma Sehic that during the workshops held a lecture on marketing. Participants had the opportunity to present their ideas / IT startups, that they have done during the five-day academic part of the workshop, to all present. Suitable gifts and certificates of participation at the workshop were handed over to all participants by the Chairman of EESTEC LC Sarajevo Senad Muminovic and the Head organizer of EESTEC Startup Lab Ajla Rizvan.

14.3.2014

Third day of the workshop

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To prepare our participants the as best as possible for individual work on the prototype for their applications, Mr.Zekic held another lecture on programming in Ruby on Rails. After the lecture, teams worked together with mentors on the prototype of the applications to bring their idea to its realization. Implementation of the prototype is the part for which they need the most time, so they will be working on that until the end of the workshop.

13.3.2014

Second day of the workshop

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On the second day of the workshop participants had the opportunity to hear the lecture on programming web applications in Ruby on Rails which was held by Mr. Damir Zekic. In addition to lectures on programming and creating web applications, participants had the opportunity to listen to the lecture on marketing held by Selma Sehic, expert practitioner in front of BIZOO startup accelerator. In the afternoon, together with mentors of the workshop, participants elaborated their initial business ideas and preparing the same for implementation.

12.3.2014

First day of the workshop

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Mr. Edin Mehic ahead of BIZOO, held the first lecture on basic principles of entrepreneurship. Our participants had the opportunity to learn more about the startup culture and how to select the right business idea. Mr. Mehic shared his experience in the business world and he pointed out all the benefits and shortcomings of being an entrepreneur. The participants were also addressed by Semir Music who shared his own experience of a successful business start-up based on an original idea. Motivated by the lecture our participants chose their business ideas and they have been divided into three groups. In the afternoon qualified and certified trainers of EESTEC LC Sarajevo, Irma Balic and Nermin Smajic, held a Team Building training and taught participante the importance of good teamwork.

11.3.2014

Opening ceremony

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The first international startup workshop EESTEC Startup Lab organized by EESTEC LC Sarajevo officially started today.The opening ceremony began at 9:00 o'clock and it was attended by the participants, members of EESTEC LC Sarajevo and guests. BHT1, Sigma and Klix came in front of the media. The workshop lasts for seven days and in addition to a rich academic part in which participants will have the opportunity to learn how to start their own business, the workshop includes also an informal part in which they will have a chance to get to know the rich culture of Sarajevo and Bosnia and Herzegovina

9.3.2014

New partnership

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Atlantbh is a well-established dynamic software development company proud to employ ambitious and creative engineers, designers and administrators. They have a rich and diverse experience in providing Software Development, Outsourcing, Project Management and Consulting. EESTEC LC Sarajevo is proud announce the partnership with Atlantbh. We are pleased that the Leading Software Development and Outsourcing Company in Bosnia and Herzegovina is supporting our project EESTEC Startup Lab. For more information about Atlantbh visit atlantbh.com or check out ther Facebook page Atlant .

6.3.2014

New partnership

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EESTEC LC Sarajevo is proud to announce the partnership with accelerator program Bizoo on our project EESTEC Startup Lab . Business Innovation Zoo is the first startup accelerator program in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Their very purpose is to help entrepreneurs and startups to come from an idea to a functional product as soon as possible. For more information about Bizoo and and their projects visit bizoo.ba or check out ther Facebook page Bizoo .

4.3.2014

Accommodation

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Participants of EESTEC Startup Lab will be accommodated right in the heart of the beautiful old town. Hostel City Center Sarajevo is going to make sure our participants feel just like home during their stay in Sarajevo.

For more information visit http://www.hcc.ba/ .

4.3.2014

Sponsors

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To see the companies that are supporting us, click on this link: Sponsors

4.3.2014

Media partners

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To view our media partners check the link below:
Media partners

4.3.2014

Participants

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The participants have been chosen, you can see them by clicking on this link: Participants

4.3.2014

First announcement

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We would like to announce that preparations for our first ever Startup Lab are going even better than we could have imagined! EESTEC fever is really happening and our teams are working hard to bring this event to life and create an event unlike anything you've ever seen before! The goal is to give our participants the power to create their own business plan, place it on the market through web development based on Ruby on Rails platform and above all have a lot of fun. So make sure to visit us! We will keep you posted here about everything you need to know.

For information about our other projects you can visit

www.eestec-sa.ba.