SPARK academy: a New IT Business and Management Workshop

Author: Nikolina Zeljko | Category: Events, News | Posted: 25.03.2019
Want to improve your IT business and management skills? Apply to SPARK academy, a new free workshop at SPARK. SPARK academy is a three-month education program with a focus on IT business and management skills, which is turning high-quality young profiles into trained professionals ready to tackle new challenges and create innovations in the IT sector. This program is designed for students and young people that aim to improve their professional as well as personal skills. It's your chance to get experience in a cross-functional team and a realistic startup environment, free of charge. TIMELINE 22 Apr - Application Deadline 29 Apr - Selection Results 6 May - SPARK academy Starts 26 Jul - SPARK academy Ends August - Hackathon For three months, all members of SPARK academy program will attend workshops on topics such as entrepreneurship, business skills, writing and budgeting projects, human resource management, team management, business communication and public relations, strategic and operational management, marketing, sales, finance, and business law. Improve your soft skills by working in a diverse team and extend your knowledge through coaching and workshops by experts. The program starts on 6 May and ends on 26 July 2019. During the academy, you’ll have the chance to visit various events, all with one goal – education and networking. These are conferences, workshops, meetups, competitions, hackathons, forums, and the like. You’ll get to work directly with the best companies in BiH. Hackathon is the final event of SPARK academy. That is where academy participants merge with SPARK school participants and in a short period of time trying to solve one of the corporate companies’ problems. You’ll have mentors’ help and a chance to win rich prize fund. After the academy and hackathon, you’ll get 6 months of free coworking space so you can continue working on your idea. Who knows, you might even start your business! Top 5 Reasons to Attend #SPARKacademy: #1 Improve your IT business and management skills #2 Get a practical experience #3 Have the possibility of direct cooperation with the best companies in BiH #4 Enter the business world, visit conferences and meet many successful people #5 Attend SPARK academy hackathon with rich prizes Sign up by filling out the short form below or at www.spark.ba/academy latest by 22 April 2019. SPARK academy is supported by the Ministry of Economy of the HNC.