BEF - BUREAU OF ENTREPRENEURIAL FINANCE

Training

Training

HOW TO SCALE UP YOUR STARTUP

Who we are

A program of scale up that brings together the academic excellence of Politecnico di Milano, Politecnico di Torino and ICRIOS Centre Bocconi with the sectoral competences of instructors having a long-time experience in the startup world.

The program is held by experts in the field and it is managed by a team of university professors and researchers that have being working with worldwide startups.

What we offer

We offer a free online program aimed at transferring methods and instruments for financial planning, investors research and capital retrievement to help your business idea grow and scale-up.

Who qualifies for the program

The program is conceived for entrepreneurs with an established startup, with a validated business idea, and in the process of designing their financial strategy to sustain growth, have not external investors and are willing to get involved!

What is needed to participate

The program is financed by the Italian Ministry of Education.

This means that the training and all the related events are completely free and open to all the team members. We will never ask you for any equity investment, nor participation fees.

The seats are limited, so please apply by March 27th, 2022!

The program

During 4 online sessions to be held in April 2022, participants will develop their managerial competences with the help of instructors and will acquire or consolidate knowledge on the fundamental business concepts that may favor the growth of their startups and attract the attention of external financers.

The training program will provide participants with validated methodologies to identify growth trajectories and increase the chances to attract external financing by means of in-class discussions and target exercises.

THE ITINERARY

15 JANUARY '22
OPENING OF APPLICATIONS

REGISTER HERE AND FILL IN THE INFORMATION ON YOUR STARTUP. YOU WILL BE CONTACTED AS SOON AS POSSIBLE FROM OUR TEAM FOR AN INTERVIEW

27 MARCH '22
CLOSING OF APPLICATIONS

THE APPLICATION PERIOD ENDS AND OUR TEAM STARTS THE SELECTION PROCESS OF THE STARTUPS THAT WILL PARTECIPATE TO THE PROGRAM

APRIL - MAY '22
TRAINING

THE SELECTED STARTUPS WILL START THE TRAINING PROGRAM THAT INCLUDES 4 ONLINE SESSIONS OVER 2 MONTHS

JUNE - OCTOBER '22
INTERVIEWS

INTERVIEWS AND PERIODICAL FEEDBACK TO MONITOR THE PROGRESS AND PREPARATION OF A PITCH FOR INVESTORS

NOVEMBER '22
PITCH DAY WITH INVESTORS

AT THE END OF THE PROGRAM WE WILL SELECT A FEW STARTUPS THAT WILL PITCH IN FRONT OF A PANEL OF VENTURE CAPITALISTS AND BUSINESS ANGELS

Application form