Organisation: The Innovation Hub
The Maxum Business Incubator develops the business leaders of tomorrow by providing an enabling environment where start-ups from the knowledge intensive sectors are fast tracked to compete in the global village. Incubation creates a synergistic environment where entrepreneurs can share learning; create working partnerships; as well as open doors to markets and resources.
The pre-incubation programme (renamed Maxum Innovation Factory) is between six to nine months duration and the main incubation programme (Maxum Core) lasts up to three years. In pre-incubation, entrepreneurs are assisted to refine their business cases and finalise their prototypes, whereas in main incubation the focus is on commercialisation, growth in revenues and sustainability.
- Smart Industries
- Bio Economy
- Green Economy
- Intellectual Property Support – Consultation with IP, IP strategies, IP and legal due diligence, Access to patent searches, IP and commercialisation of IP workshops, IP licensing and advisory services
- Market Access Research Tool – database useful for conducting market research and for retrieving useful market reports.
- Contract Management Support – Drafting, reviewing and negotiation of contracts
- 3D Printing Studio – We provide access to a 3D printing studio for printing and designing prototypes*
Offices – Pretoria, Gauteng
Application Process – Online