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  • 09-08-2017

    Next chance for Startups

    Barama Incubation Program announces next call for projects


    Barama Innovation and Entrepreneurship Center of Azercell is pleased to announce the 2nd Incubation Program for startups with the support of Pasha Bank. The program will give the startups an opportunity to realize their projects. Barama Incubation Program is aimed at supporting the young entrepreneurs and boosting their business through provision of various resources and services.

    The 6-month program accepts the projects related to innovation solutions in IT and IT-backed agriculture, Virtual Reality, Extended Reality and Artificial Intelligence.


    The selection to Incubation program consists of two stages. The first stage will include the evaluation of applications while in the second stage the qualified teams will need to present their projects as a business plan. Up to 10 teams qualifying from the selection process will gain the opportunity to realize their projects at Barama Innovation and Entrepreneurship Center.

    In order to apply for the incubation program, the applicants need to top up their mobile phone with Azercell number by AZN 50. This amount will still be owned by the applicant. Each team shall have at least two founding members. The teams can register their projects by September 15 via the website of Barama Innovation and Entrepreneurship Center or through the link below: goo.gl/1nxuJ1


    The business incubator Barama Innovation and Entrepreneurship Center offers a number of advantages for business people. The Center is provided with all necessary conditions to support the startup businesses: mentoring, networking, access to investments and etc. Furthermore, professionals of Azercell and Pasha Bank provide financial consulting services and hold training and master classes for the startups. The program participants can use virtual library and the office provided with all necessary equipment and high speed internet to realize their projects. In addition, the team members are provided with free Azercell number and credit limit of AZN 50 per month.


    And above all, successful participants will obtain a chance to conclude a contract with Azercell in the amount of AZN 5,000 at the end of the incubation program.

    All young startups are encouraged to make the most of the opportunity provided by Barama Innovation and Entrepreneurship Center and realize their dreams and set up their businesses.


    For more information, please contact news@mcs.az

    The leader of the mobile communication industry of Azerbaijan and the biggest investor in the non-oil sector Azercell Telecom LLC was founded in 1996. With 48% share of Azerbaijan’s mobile market Azercell’s network covers 80% of the territory and 99,8% of population of the country. Currently, 4,5 million subscribers choose Azercell services. Azercell has pioneered an important number of innovations in Azerbaijan, including GSM technology, advance payment system, 24/7 Customer Care, online customer services, GPRS/EDGE, M2M, MobilBank, one-stop- shop service offices Azercell Express, mobile e-service “ASAN signature”, etc. Azercell deployed first 4G – LTE services in Azerbaijan in 2012. According to the results of mobile network quality surveys of Global Wireless Solutions company and international systems specialized in wireless coverage mapping such as “Opensignal” and “Testmy.net”, Azercell’s network demonstrated the best results among the mobile operators of Azerbaijan