Startup Center Nis is an incubator for young people’s ideas and business ventures. We offer support to entrepreneurial spirit and the development of creativity among students, as well as innovative start-up companies in the field of science and advanced technologies on their path to maturity.
Our vision includes a contribution to the City of Nis in becoming a regional center for dynamic development of innovative technological entrepreneurship, international promotion of projects and companies in the south and eastern regions of Serbia, as well as strengthening the global competitiveness of the entire Republic of Serbia.
It was established as a joint initiative of the Faculty of Electronic Engineering and the City of Nis and it represents the first step towards building the Science Technology Park in Nis.
Startup Center Nis forms a tightly connected community which proves that innovation and creativity are inexhaustible categories in our city.
of modern space
workplaces in a co-working environment
places for students
Equipment for applied scientific research
Mentors’ support and advice
Education and workshops
Startup Center Nis is announcing a Public Call for potential tenants for utilizing services and connecting with a goal of developing innovative entrepreneurship and supporting young adults in starting their own businesses.
If you are part of a team developing innovative idea and plans to build their own startup or if you already are a registered innovative technological company, active less than two years, put in an application and join the Startup Center community!
The selection of tenants is conducted through three steps: firstly, pre-selection based on sent documentation then interviews with candidates and lastly, a final decision based on the process of evaluating and the aforementioned interview.
The applications are permanently opened until the space capacity is full.
You can apply by filling the application form.
For any additional information, the Startup Center team is at your service via email email@example.com, by phone +38163476932 or visit us every working day from 8 am to 4 pm.
This SEE ICT and UNICEF project that involves conducting free robotics programming trainings for kids is being implemented in 12 cities in Serbia, and will be held in Nis in partnership with the Startup Center.
The idea of the project is that children, aged 11 to 14 years, acquire basic programming knowledge through training and develop an interest in this topic.
Participants will have the opportunity to meet and play with robots that can run, jump, draw, swim, play and perform various other stunts. Day by day, during 3 training sessions of 3 hours each, they will learn how to control the robots themselves, using a simple program code. By going through these trainings, we want to introduce children to new technologies that will help them develop new interests and skills that are useful in everyday life.
In the last term of the seminar for aspiring young physicists, there will be two lectures organized by the Nis Young Minds Section. Visitors will have the opportunity to hear popular science lectures, “Mathematics and physics - are they worth one without the other?” (Petra Laketa, assistant at the Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Science, Nis) and “Quantum physics - reality or fiction?” (Jasmina Jeknic - Dugic, associate professor at the Department of Physics, Faculty of Science, Nis).
The 12th International IEEESTEC Student Projects Conference will host a competition for the best business idea on Advanced Technology for Humanity: Sustainable Engineering. At the very beginning, prof. dr Slavimir Stošović will give a keynote lecture on "Agile Entrepreneurship" as a motivation for the applied teams to further develop the ideas.
The Data Science Caravan is a series of informal and content-rich meetups in six Serbian cities. This series of events aims to decentralize knowledge and network with various IT professionals, data science professionals, brands and companies, as well as all enthusiasts who would like to learn more about the data science field.
In Nis, the lecturers will be Valentina Djordjevic, Head of Data Science at Things Solver and Bojana Soro, Data Analyst at Content Insights.
Info day about EU programs: HORIZON 2020, Creative Europe, Europe for Citizens, EaSI, REC, Third Health Programme, COSME, EU Civil Protection Mechanism, Erasmus+, Customs 2020, Fiscalis 2020.
A team of experts with experience in applying and implementing EU-funded projects will give presentations on application opportunities, ways to find suitable partners, as well as eligibility to apply with a specific project for a targeted program. Lecturers will also share useful links as well as information sources for each program.
The Ministry of Education, Science and Technological Development invites representatives of the professional public, state bodies, public services, businesses and other interested participants to familiarize themselves with the text of the Draft Strategy for the Development of Artificial Intelligence in the Republic of Serbia for the period 2020-2025. as well as to give their suggestions, suggestions and comments.
The panel discussion on the proposed Draft AI Development Strategy will be held in the presence of the representatives of the working group for drafting the Strategy, and the text of the Draft will be posted on the web site of the Ministry of Education, Science and Technological Development www.mpn.gov.rs and on the e-government portal.
Gameathon is an intensive weekend workshop hosted by Exe Play and the Startap Center that allows designers, developers, stage designers and musicians to team up, collaborate and develop prototypes of video game art projects.
After introductory inspirational lectures on video game development, teams (up to 5 members) and individuals will have the opportunity to express their creativity in a 24-hour event. Each team is provided with a level playing field, one computer with appropriate video game development programs (Unity and Unreal).
Representatives of the Serbian and World Business Angels Association ABAS (Association of Business Angels of Serbia) and WBAF (World Business Angels Investment Forum) will present their experiences in creating an effective ecosystem for startup development. During the event, attendees will have the opportunity to learn about the principles of ABAS and WBAF, ways to apply and approach BA, how to interest potential investors for their ideas, how to find new markets, and the importance of international cooperation in financing and developing startups.
Miguel Martin, High Commissions Spain Representative and Secretary General of the WBAF Global Startup Committee, and Jelena Plavanski, President, as well as WBAF's international partner for Serbia, will appear as presenters.
BEST (Association of Students of Technology of Europe) Niš is organizing the 12th EBEC Niš, from December 20 to 22 this year. This event provides future engineers and others interested to compete with each other and be evaluated by representatives of the companies that sponsor the event and also give tasks. The competition will be conducted in two categories (Team design and Case study) with 4 teams of 4 people each.
#8 Topic: Creative Industries in Social Entrepreneurship
Within the SME Week 2019 we organize a panel discussion on the topic of Creative Industries in Social Entrepreneurship.
On this occasion, the panelists will present examples of good practice, participate in a workshop where they will be able to make concrete suggestions for problems and challenges in this area, share their past experiences and point out shortcomings and make suggestions for improvement.