PROGRAMMES

Business Mentorship

Targeted Trainings

Networking


 

Business Mentorship

  • Business Model Development
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Financial Model Development
  • IP (patents, copyright and trademark)


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Targeted Trainings

  • Business plan writing skills
  • Cutomer Care
  • Business Strategic Management
  • Productivity SA
  • Bookkeeping
  • Soft skills (e.g. Time Management)
  • SABS (Product design and QMS)
  • Corporate identity


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Networking

  • Access to markets
  • Access to technical support

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STATISTICS


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TESTIMONIALS



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    Thank you InvoTech for the funding, which has allowed the business to get its current stage.

    -Halorite-

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    InvoTech intervention in my business.

    InvoTech provided me with a professional office environment to operate on daily basis & meet up with clients as well as advanced computers that are very important for the type of service that my company provide. My initial monthly business revenue was R10 000 per month which has now increased to R30 000 due to Invotech's intervention. We are currently working on a strategy to maintian the revenue R20 000 to R30 000.

    -Syabonga Ndwalane -

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    Invotech is a great organisation that has assisted us in making our project a reality. The team at Invotech is extremely professional and helpful and guides successful projects from start to finish. I have been extremely impressed and enjoy working with Invotech.

    Regards

    Thomas

    -South African Cane Growers-



MISSION STATEMENT

To be a leading Technology and Business Incubator, fostering economic development, innovation and industrialisation in KwaZulu Natal.


MISSION STATEMENT

The InvoTech mission is to provide a nurturing business support environment to accelerate the development of technologically based start up enterprises.

ABOUT US

Innovation Technology Business Incubator (InvoTech), a section 21 non-profit organisation, was established by Durban University of Technology and Small Enterprise Development Agency in 2011. InvoTech has created an 18-step dynamic technology and business incubation model that supports entrepreneurs to develop their innovative business ideas into thriving enterprises.

The targeted sectors are in green economy, digital creative industry, food technology and agricultural impacting technologies. The overall objectives of the InvoTech incubation programme is to contribute towards; creation of decent jobs, stimulating the culture of innovation, entrepreurship and growing the KZN economy.

Strategic relations with the KZN based Universities has positioned InvoTech as a regional centre of technology and business incubation, linking industry, entrepreneurs, universities and investors.



OBJECTIVES

ADVISORY BOARD

TEAM

PARTNERS



FAQS



OUR OBJECTIVES


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Facilitating education and awareness of Green, Creative and high-technology sectors.


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Empowering entrepreneurs through targeted training and quality mentorship.


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Developing the InvoTech business incubator into state of the art incubation park/hub.


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Bridging the gap between SMME's and the incubators by bringing services to the communities.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS


OUR TEAM


  • Senzo

    Senzo Xulu

    CEO




  • Nivasin

    Nirvasan Pillay

    Business Development Manager: Creative Technologies




  • nonhlanhla

    Nonhlanhla Khanyile

    Business Development Manager: Mixed Innovations




  • Sarika

    Sarika Naidoo

    Financial Manager




  • Nerissa

    Nerissa Govender

    Business Development Officer: Green Technologies




  • miranda

    Miranda Naidoo

    Business Support Officer




  • Nokwanda

    Nokwanda Mapalala

    Human Resource Officer




  • Zamanguni

    Zamanguni Myeni

    Office Administrator




  • Nhlanhla

    Nhlanhla Mhlongo

    General Office Assistant



OUR PARTNERS




Frequently Asked Question ?


A business incubator is a company that helps new and start-up companies to develop by providing services such as mentorship and management training.

Green, Creative and Digital technologies.

Green technologies refers to technologies whose use is intended to reverse the effects of human activity on the environment

  • Business Mentorship
  • Trainings
  • Facilities
  • Networking
  • No. 123 Botanic Gardens Road
  • Berea
  • Durban
  • 4001

3 years. However, depending on the stage in which a client comes in at.

We assist idea up to commercialisation.

Steps to Becoming an Invotech Client:


  • step 1 imageSUBMIT APPLICATION FORM


  • step 2 imageINTERVIEW


  • step 3 imageDUE DILIGENCE


  • step 4 imageCONFIRMATION

Company Information


Key Contact Person Details


Financial Information of Business


Services Provided by Incubator

Please tick in the relevant boxes the services you wish to receive from the Business Incubator


The resources below are accesible to all Invotech clients.



Here are some tools to help move your business forward

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Business Model Canvas
The Business Model Canvas, is a strategic management and entrepreneurial tool. It allows you to describe, design, challenge, invent, and pivot your business model.
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SEED FUNDING FOR INNOVATIVE TECHNOLOGIES
Application Forms
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SEED FUNDING FOR INNOVATIVE TECHNOLOGIES
Advert Poster
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SEED FUND ALLOWABLE COSTS
Here is a list of qualifying and non-qualifying costs for the seed funding.

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Seed Funding Advert

  • July, 7 2016
  • INVOTECH

Click here to access application forms.

Click here for full advert

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