IMAGURU opens doors to Global Entrepreneurship Week in Belarus
02 December

IMAGURU opened first its doors on November 18th, the first day of the Global Entrepreneurship Week. Minister of Economy Nikolay Snopkov, UK Ambassador Bruce Bcknell, US Charge d’Affaire Ethan Goldrich were among GEW Belarus guests.  

IMAGURU was really crowded the first week of its operations. Every day around 200 participants of the 3d International Entrepreneurship Forum visited IMAGURU. This year it focused on three main themes: Innovative business. Design thinking. Technology. Each topic aims at its target audience: Corporations. Startups. Universities.

More than 30 international  speakers from more than 20 countries, including Marvian Liao, Rickrasmussen, Hrish Lotlikar from Silicon Valley, Linda Hickman from London School of Economics, Tak Lo from Techstars London and many others, visited IMAGURU.

The program of Global Entrepreneurship Week activities included panel discussions, workshops, startup events, networking meetings, dinners with interesting international speakers. The agenda of the Week is available.

28 November
The authors of the project the Voice.Bel about the conversations with the government, outdated laws and pain
At the first Belarusian GovTech hackathon, which was held during the global Entrepreneurship Week in 2016, won the project the Voice.Bel: a platform for dialogue between business and government, where entrepreneurs will be able to comment on the developed normative-legal acts (PPA), thereby affecting the quality and direction of legislation. Lawyers legal Bureau "VMP Vlasova, Mikhel and Partners" Alexey Filonov and Alexander Veremeev, sponsors the Voice.Bel, told us about the mood of the employees of government agencies, the right of access to NPA and about the weak points of the business.
24 November
$ 2.5 million for startups. Launched a new network of business angels in Minsk
16 ноября в беларуси стартовала программа развития венчурной экосистемы и была запущена сеть бизнес-ангелов. Проект называется aid–venture и рассчитан на 5 лет. Сумма финансирования, которую могут получить белорусские стартапы - 2,5 млн долларов. Группа компаний будет заниматься реализацией программы совместно с венчурным фондом 500 Startups, юридической фирмой «Алейников и партнеры» и программой для венчурных инвесторов Angel Labs. On the 16 of November a programm of venture ecosystem was started together with a network of business-angels. The project is called AID-VENTURE and designed for 5 years. The amount of funding that can get a Belarusian startups is 2.5 million dollars. Group of companies will implement the programme jointly with the venture Fund 500 Startups, a law firm "Aleinikov & partners" program for venture capital investors, Angel Labs.
24 November
Attention! New fresh fixes!
We were building, building, and we have finally built! New, spacious, bright, comfortable fixes are already waiting for their guests. Reasonable prices and incomparable atmosphere of Imaguru! There are only 2 rooms...maybe for your team?