to develop ideas and business projects
investors / business angels for your startup
We advise you
on creation of prototypes and business products
pitch sessions for presentation of projects to investors
launching and support of a large number of successful startups, and for this we:
Invite for training
authors of innovative technological ideas wanting to be members of a startup (cofounders), scientists, inventors, students, graduate students
highly qualified coaches, mentors, experts with practical experience
with investment and venture capital funds, private investors, business angels,
both Ukrainian and foreign
in the Festival of Innovative Projects SikorskyChallenge, where three
components of a successful startup - inventors, mentors and investors - meet
Our Startup School is an environment where creative young people receive the ideal conditions for realization of their ideas. The way in creating a startup differs from the standard career. You become responsible for what you are doing. This allows you to complete the training not only to develop an interesting project, but also to obtain investments for its development
Why the Startup School Sikorsky Challange?
Video testimonial of our graduates…
How we train
Step by step
“Introduction to innovative entrepreneurship”
“Practice in launching a startup”
“Work with potential investors”
You will be trained
to create your own innovative business
You will be enlightened
on management of innovative projects with exemples of successful cases
You will be familiarized
with the peculiarities of the sale of software products
You will be told
about marketing on the startup market as simply as possible
You will be helped
in creation of your own startup company
You will be teached
to present your product properly (pitches and presentations)
Dr. Michael Zgurovsky
PhD, Rector of NTUU "KPI", Academician of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Academy of Pedagogical Sciences.
Certified specialist by the International Certification of Project Managers "Certified Project Manager IPMA Level A"
Director of the Innovation Holding Sikorsky Challenge.
PhD, Head of the Innovation Ecosystem Sikorsky Challenge.
PhD, digital marketing specialist.
Certified trainer of the European program «Inno Enterprise» “Development of Innovation”
Co-author of the program and leading trainer, head of the business incubator «Be Next IT» (Israel)
Trainer on presentations. Certified "Microsoft Office Specialist Microsoft PowerPoint 2010"
Pychko Valerii - mentor and trainer at the Sikorsky Challenge Startup School, startup analyst, digital marketing specialist.
What makes us different from others!
The Ecosystem Sikorsky Challenge was created on the basis of NTUU "KPI" and the Scientific Park "Kyivska Polytechnica"
Our trainings are built in such a way as to help unlock the creative potential of each student
Our trainers have practical experience in creation of innovative startups
We have our own class rooms and coworking space located in the vicinity of metro
How we work
Step by step
You submit application for training
Our manager contact you
You acquaint with our price list and get advice, then you sign your contract for training
You start training
We conclude the contract which determine the conditions and obligations of both parties