PP6 - CEEI VALENCIA -VALENCIA BUSINESS AND INNOVATION CENTRE
The Business Innovation Centers are organizations that support entrepreneurs and innovative SMEs. They are focused on entrepreneurs with a business idea/project and those SMEs of recent creation that wish to innovate and/or diversify their products or services.
CEEI Valencia (BIC Valencia) is a non profit organization, founded in 1991 under the initiative of the Valencian Government and the Valencian Institute of Business Competitiveness (IVACE) (IMPIVA), in order to promote innovation and business creation in the Retgion. CEEI Valencia also supports companies after their creation, giving them advice for their consolidation and growth.
CEEI Valencia administers one of the main web sites in Spain, in number of visits, related to innovation and entrepreneurship support.
CEEI Valencia manages a Business Center, with 4.375m2 of built surface, 7 industrial modules and 21 offices for recently created companies. The Business Center offers several services associated with the modules, such as fully equipped offices, 24/7 access, safety systems, ICT services, infrastructure (boardrooms, meeting rooms, lounge of acts, classrooms, parking, etc.).
The main goal is to generate new business initiatives provided they are innovative, competitive, economically profitable, sustainable and socially responsible; they must bring lasting added value to the Valencian Community.
To develop activities, the BIC cooperates with different entities and institutions working with entrepreneurs and enterprises.
CEEI Valencia offers to entrepreneurs and Innovative SMEs the following services:
Identification of initiatives and managerial project and motivation to entrepreneurs for the development of new business idea
Orientation and managerial information about markets, technology, financing, legal steps, etc.
Business plan across a proper system that analyzes project chances and strategy for its development. Training for the acquisition of managerial knowledge
Accommodation and infrastructure during initial critical years in the Business Centre.
Supporting services for the companies, focused on development and consolidation for incipient projects (Advice on marketing, management, internationalization, financing, business opportunities, innovation, etc.)
CEEI Valencia optimizes knowledge, experience and new methodologies thanks to the collaboration with those firms that have been joining the mission to support entrepreneurs and companies from their particular points of view.
CEEI Valencia has offered support in the business creation phase and/or consolidation, and as a result many SME´s have been created.
Furthermore, CEEI Valencia has an important role in the organization of the Entrepreneurs´ Day, the most important event in entrepreneurship and innovation in the Region, with more than 7.000 attendants, and this could be a very interesting forum to involve young entrepreneurs from local centres and academia.
CEEI Valencia incorporates new technologies and offers great flexibility in training processes: face-to-face, e-learning, blended learning. Training is specialised for the development of business skills.
CEEI Valencia puts at the disposal of the diverse entrepreneurs instruments and information and support for creating and/or consolidating a company.
CEEI Valencia -Valencia Business and Innovation Centre Centro Europeo de Empresas e Innovación de Valencia (CEEI Valencia)
Parc Tecnològic, Avda. Benjamín Franklin, 12
46980 Paterna, Spain http://ceeivalencia.emprenemjunts.es/