Our Services

Facilitation
Facilitate capacity-building.
Make a better connection
Make a better connection between European and African innovation hubs to develop intercontinental collaboration.
Awareness Rising
Raise awareness about the needs and challenges faced by incubators and advise decision-makers.
Quality Certification Label
Establish or reinforce a quality label for African incubators and ensure that quality standards are respected in all supported incubators.
Explore Business Opportunities
Explore business and public/private investment opportunities with local and European initiatives and companies.
Exchanges and Cooperation
Help you to benefit from exchanges and cooperation with other initiatives.

Our Offer

Annual Congress
Annual Congress

An annual networking event bringing together a wide variety of regional stakeholders from both continents.

AU - EU Twinning
AU - EU Twinning

A twinning programme with EU|BICs for African BIs

AU/EU Policy Workshop
AU/EU Policy Workshop

Organisation of policy dialogues and workshops for AU and EU government institutions.

Helpdesk & Advisory Services
Helpdesk & Advisory Services

Helpdesk and advisory services for BIs and other stakeholders.

Mentoring
Mentoring

A mentoring programme for the selected BIs staff

On-site Bootcamp Training
On-site Bootcamp Training

A series of onsite training opportunities for the BIs staff members.

Soft-Landing Services
Soft-Landing Services

For client companies from African incubators that will be hosted by EU|BICs for short periods of time.

Tailored Advice
Tailored Advice

Organise a tailored consultation and support.

Virtual Academy
Virtual Academy

A virtual training centre with a range of training modules.

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Latest news, projects & events

Mapping Somalia Business Incubators Ecosystem

25 Aug. 22
Under the Business Incubators to Support Entrepreneurship and MSME Creation in Somalia project, funded by the EU and managed by a UNIDO, conducted business incubators mapping for Somalia.
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BIC Africa participated at the TEI IYBA Working Group on Ecosystem Development Online Workshop with External Stakeholders

19 Jul. 22
BIC Africa participated at the Team Europe Initiative (TEI) Investing in Young Businesses in Africa (IYBA) Working Group on Ecosystem Development online workshop with External Stakeholders
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BIC Africa took part at the EBN Congress 2022 in Brussels, attended by more than 200 participants.

29 Jun. 22
BIC Africa took part at the EBN (European Business and Innovation Centre Network) congress 2022 on 24th and 25th May in Brussels.
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BIC Africa met with the H2020 ICT-58 Family Projects

15 Jun. 22
On Thursday, 14th of June 2022, BIC Africa met digitally with H2020 ICT-58 family projects
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BIC Africa visited the BIC Ethiopia project and Ethiopian start-up ecosystem

13 Jun. 22
BIC Africa visited the BIC Ethiopia project and Ethiopian start-up ecosystem
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BIC Africa Business Acceleration Programme for Women Entrepreneurs second cohort kicked off

06 Jun. 22
BIC Africa Business Acceleration Programme for Women Entrepreneurs second cohort kicked off on 27th May 2022
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Call for Expression of Interest

23 May. 22
Call for Expression of Interest for Business Incubator in Ethiopia
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Our first Newsletter - May 2022

12 May. 22
BIC Africa Newsletter first edition – May 2022
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