The Youth Startup Academy Uganda (YSAU), the best entrepreneurship programme in Korea with more than 10 years of history and 3 Unicorn startups from alumni, will open its first oversea incubation hub in Uganda.
Under the close collaboration between International Trade Center (ITC), Korea SMEs and Startups Agency (KOSME), the National Information Technology Authority (NITA-U) and Hive Colab, the YSA Uganda project will provide comprehensive incubation and facility to 1,000 young entrepreneurs with the aim to generate the first Unicorn startup in Uganda.
The opening ceremony on 21st June will be the starting point of the YSA Uganda project. With the honourable presence of VIPs from partner agencies and institutions, Accelerators, Startup CEOs, and VCs, the ceremony will be the first event to officially introduce YSA Uganda to the world.
1. Access to devices and co-working space: We give you access to all sorts of tools, devices, hand tools, and more to help you build your startup from the ground up. A Maker Space, Mobile App Testing rooms, and light manufacturing tools to help you build and bring to market the right products.
2. Technical and Business Development Support: Infusing Entrepreneurship and Practical knowledge-focused education (online/offline) Experts and Analysts to help you navigate business challenges. You will get office hours with local and international experts in the field of your startup.
3. Specialized Coaching and Mentoring Youth: Internal experts serving as a coordinator for the entire startup and commercialization affairs. Practical Knowledge-focused Multi-layered Coaching System.
Visit http://ysa.hivecolab.org/ for more information