From May 25 to July 15, 2020 you have the opportunity to apply to join SPIN- Scaleup Program Invitalia Network, the program promoted by Ministry of Economic Development, within the PON Enterprise and Competitiveness 2014-2020, and managed by Invitalia in partnership with ELITE – London Stock Exchange Group, for the training and tutoring of companies.
There “Call” last year was a great success: almost 150 companies have applied to join the program e 80 have been selected. Today they are part of an important network, which allows them to get in touch with large and medium-sized national and international companies, facilitate open innovation processes and find new capital.
In particular, the SPIN program aims to:
- support the growth of new innovative businesses, enhancing its knowledge base and developing its instrumental skills for development
- encourage their meeting with investors and corporates who are looking for business opportunities and investment opportunities in new ambitious, well-organized realities, with clear growth programs and defined objectives.
The initiative is aimed at businesses in all Italyas long as they have at least one operational headquarters in one of the five regions Basilicata, Calabria, Campania, Puglia and Sicily.
The path has two phases: in the first, up to 125 companies will participate in an innovative program digital entrepreneurial development which provides for the assignment of a tutor, access to a service platform, the use of a self-assessment tool, a report on competitive positioning, access to networking and open innovation initiatives.
In the second phase, up to 25 companies, the best selected by Invitalia, will access a dedicated edition of the ELITE course, lasting six months: training in the classroom on the topics of strategy and business planning, organization and governance, funding; meetings one to one with a specialized mentor; a session of assessment entrepreneurial and managerial skills; activity of business matching.
To access the first phase of the program, read iThe regulation is submit the question exclusively online on the Invitalia website, from 25 May to 15 July 2020.
All services are provided for free, in both phases, to the participating companies. For more information, you can consult the dedicated section of the website www.invitalia.it and register for free at one of the webinar scheduled.
ELITE is the international platform of the London Stock Exchange Group, born in Italy in 2012, with the collaboration of Confindustria, which proposes itself as an accelerator for the growth of ambitious SMEs. Today ELITE is a global network of over 500 partners and investors, 1,430 companies from 45 countries with an aggregate turnover of over 100 billion Euros.