SIDBI under its Cluster Intervention Program organised a “3 Day of Incubation Management Training Program” from 4th – 6th January, 2023 in association with Indian STEP & Business Incubator Association (ISBA) and experts from leading Incubators of India for 25 Incubator Managers of Delhi NCR region. The program was designed to provide a practical experience to the participants in incubation management, adoption of best practices, know-how on securing funding, aspects of pre-incubation, incubation, and acceleration of startups, and entrepreneurs.
The sessions were led by 1) Dr. K Suresh Kumar, Executive Director, PSG-STEP, ISBA; 2) Mr. Prasad Menon, CEO, Centre for Incubation & Business Acceleration, Mumbai & Vice-President, (ISBA) 3) Dr Lakshmi Jagannathan, CEO, DERBI Foundation, Bangalore; and 4) Dr Divya Rajput, CEO, JSS-STEP, Noida
Some of the topics covered during the 3-day training program were:
- Managing an Incubation Centre
- Incubation Processes and Systems
- Stakeholder Management
- Sustainability of the Incubation Centre
- Financing for Incubatees
Through this program, the participating incubator managers received knowledge of planning and operating tools, equipping them to run and manage their incubators more efficiently leading to the strengthening of their incubators, and the promotion of their business activities.