MESCyT recognizes the INTEC Entrepreneurship Center for promoting entrepreneurial culture
Last year, the CIS trained more than 800 people in entrepreneurial culture and industrial property; He graduated more than 30 entrepreneurs and 12 business projects were completed.
SANTO DOMINGO. - The Ministry of Higher Education, Science and Technology recognized the Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation (IEC) of Instituto Tecnológico de Santo Domingo (INTEC) at promotion de entrepreneurial culture in the academic community during the 11th University Competition of Business Models 2019.
Last year, the CIS trained more than Per people en entrepreneurial culture y industrial property; graduated To over 30 entrepreneurs and were culminated 12 business projects. Of the total projects 37% thyenas female leadership.
The engineer María Machado, director of the CEI indicated that five patents (2 national and 3 international) were applied for and two patents were transferred. He indicated that three calls for the INTEC Emprende program will be held for this year.
INTEC created in 2010 the Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation in order to develop the entrepreneurial spirit of its students, professors, researchers and administrative staff. Its main objective is to train potential entrepreneurs in the creation of innovative products and services that add value to society and the economy.
Among the lines of action of the CEI-INTEC are the promotion of entrepreneurial culture, training in entrepreneurship and innovation and experimentation and development through the pre-incubation process.
About the Competition
The eleventh University Competition of Business Models was organized by the Vice Ministry of Entrepreneurship of the MESCYT and in it students from the different Institutions of Higher Education (IES) of the country participate.
The competition was intended to generate an entrepreneurial mindset and culture in HEIs, as well as support entrepreneurs in different careers with funds that serve as seed capital or non-refundable financial stimulus.