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TECHNOLOGY BUSINESS & INNOVATIONS INCUBATION CENTER (TBIIC)

5 YEAR STRATEGIC PLAN 2020 – 2024

BY MR. AMBROSE ASHABAHEBWA

Mach, 2020

Technology Business and Innovations Incubation center (TBIIC) medium term strategy

A. Vision

  • To be a leading Centre in Technological Innovation and Development in Africa.

B. Mission

  • To provide Technology Development, Marketing and Consultancy Services to Start-ups and Growing Entrepreneurs.

C. Mandate of the TBIIC

i) To nurture innovative agro-technology based ideas into viable commercialized newtechnologies

ii) To facilitate the creation of job opportunities for start-ups and growingentrepreneurs.

iii) To act as the intermediary for the transfer of knowledge based technologiesand linkages with farmers, agro-processors and entrepreneurial communities

iv) To provide a source of revenue for Busitema University through commercialization and mass production of technologies and consultancy services provided by the incubator.

D. Strategic activities

  1. Develop Technologies:
  • Carry out society visits to find out what technologies can be developed by university for them.
  • From students’ projects, select the most applicable to solve societyproblem/challenge.
  • Novel ideas/concepts that can address society problem.

Areas of focus:

  • Agricultural Post harvest Handling
  • Agricultural Value Addition
  • Health (Human and animal)
  • Education services
  • ICT

2. Market the technologies through outreach

  • Participate in national agricultural and trade shows.
  • Take technologies to farmer groups.
  • Update website with the innovations.

3. Massive production and business

  • Demand driven
  • Market oriented

4.Support for small scale startup businesses (technology based)