In order to optimize the results in implementation of the consortium, partners have joined forces with various partners forming local and international development alliances.

Norwegian partnerships:

SIVA, Norway The Industrial Development Corporation of Norway is responsible for implementation of the Norwegian incubator program. SIVA has ownership in an innovation system that produces 200 new companies every year.

Argentum is an asset manager specializing in investments in Nordic and energy-focused private equity funds. Argentum will provide support to the project team in preparation of the Feasiblity Study for setting up similar type of fund in Ukraine.

Innovation Norway is the Norwegian Government’s instrument for innovation and development of Norwegian enterprises and industry. It also promotes interaction between enterprises, knowledge communities and R&D institutions.

NTNU Technology Transfer AS works on creating value out of research results from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), the Central Norway Regional Health Authority and the Sør-Trøndelag University College. The aim is reaching the market in the form of new products or services that benefit society

Georgian partnerships:

Companies that went through the Seed Forum process play important role in promotion of iHUB activities within their network and expand iHUBs business community

TV channels that will help the project in promotion of next Seed Forum processes. This communication opened the opportunity to make TV-show at Maestro TV.

GeoLab is already active partner since very beginning was providing the space for ongoing iHUB entrepreneurship events.

GameLab is laboratory for game developers, with the big experience in this industry. Jointly with the GameLab the team is preparing some trainings and exchange resources.

Forbes Georgia is the market leading magazine, focused on businessmen, and one of the supporters of the Seed Forum events.

Navigator is magazine focused on people, who are working in IT, technologies, innovations, business – helps to develop ecosystem and improve knowledge in the country.

International Chamber of Commerce in Georgia provides access to its network and invite ITS members to the Seed Forum process.

Georgian Innovation and Technology Agency and GITA Techopark of Georgia. The MoU has already been signed and cooperation will provide for the various opportunities.

Sakpatenti is organization protecting intellectual property in Georgia. Jointly with an iHUB it provides trainings on IPR to the companies from iHUB network.