November 17, 2009 
THE COOPERATION BETWEEN THE BELGRADE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE AND CEED– CENTER FOR ENTREPRENEURSHIP EDUCATION AND DEVELOPMENT 


TOP CLASS – MENTOR PROGRAM FOR SMEs
 

 

On November 17th, 2009, at 05.00 PM, in Continental Hotel, u 17h, CEED presented, on informal cocktail and the conference, the Top Class Program to potential participants. This event represented the final phase of candidate selection. The representatives from regional CEED centers, as well as Top Class alumni, shared their experiences.   With this event CEED wanted, once more, to motivate the young entrepreneurs to find out more about the benefits of the program and to apply.

This will be the first generation of students that will complete one year studies of CEED Serbia Top Class Program. This program is an exclusive, mentor program, based on peer to peer method. It gathers  the successful managers for Serbia and the region who transmit their know-how to young, perspective entrepreneurs and thus contribute to development of the new generation of successful leaders.

The Program consists of interactive workshops, organized on monthly basis. Their subjects are of great importance to the entrepreneurs (e.g. "How to extend to regional markets", "How to finance a growth").

Apart from these activities, CEED organizes for the students special networking events at local and regional levels, as well as B2B meetings with businesspeople from Slovenia, FYR Macedonia, Montenegro, Bulgaria, Romania and other CEED countries.