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Call for 2017 Innovation Award Proposals
The Development Bank of Namibia 2017 Innovation
Award is open to the public. Ideas and processes that I
have the potential to transform Namibian enterprise and resources will be selected by a panel of expert and independent judges, and DBN experts. Winning Innovation Proposals will receive financial support from DBN to further develop the ideas.
Please include the following in your Innovation Proposal:
~ Why the concept is innovative / unique
~ Description of cutting edge technology / processes to gain the competitive edge
~ Potential to address NDP 5 objectives (particularly manufacturing, tourism, transport and logistics, or energy)
~ Business plan with projections (pricing, forecasts, feasibility and implementation plan and timeline)
~ Information on raw materials and production capacity
~ Information on how products will be made, and
~ Prototype if applicable
~ Regulatory considerations
~ Development impact for Namibia
Existing businesses that want to expand through innovation are also encouraged to enter.
Interested parties can collect a Innovation Proposal guide at the Development Bank of Namibia, 12 Daniel Munamava Street, Windhoek, or download it from www. dbn.com
All proposals must be delivered or couriered in hardcopy to DBN, to be received on or before the 28 July 2017
at 16:00 PM.
The top ten proposals will be shortlisted for a 25 minute presentation at the Development Bank of Namibia head office to further motivate the Business Proposal.
For more information contact Edla Kaveterua at 061-290 8101.
DBN respects the ownership of intellectual property.