One of the aims of the Turiba University is to provide opportunities to students and graduates for realization of their business ideas. There is Busniness Incubator at Turiba University since 2006 (from 1st July 2016 it is called Turiba Business HUB), where is everything needed for getting from the idea to the successful development of business.
Business concept, which has already gained popularity abroad
Turiba Busniness HUB in Latvia continues business concept and philosophy, which has already gained popularity abroad, offering a place where new, just established, company or company which already has found the place in the market can get a comfortable, fully equipped work space and opportunity to work in creative environment together with other business oriented professionals. Working environment like that provides the opportunity to be socially active, offers interaction with other entrepreneurs, expands contact network and last but not least- gives a positive effect: allows to increase productivity and income at least by half. Advantages of Turiba Business HUB is appreciated by business association of Marupe with who has signed the memorandum of cooperation.
The exchange of business contacts- from startup to the TOP 500 Latvian companies
The team of Turiba Business HUB by arranging high quality events of exchange of business contacts will provide extensive and useful business resources to customers. And customers will be able to find capable, knowledgeable partners, and even possibly from the circle of those students who create and develop their ideas there and are ready to join in projects of experienced entrepreneurs. “With our skills in business management, marketing, technology and finance we can help to build partnerships with different companies - from startup to the TOP 500 Latvian companies,” says the co-author of idea of Turiba Business HUB- Ralfs Minkevics.
Business environment where is positive synergy
“We will get known with each customer and only after mutual discussion we will make a decision about signing the contract. A potential customer will have to accept intrinsic values- it is essential to build environment where is positive synergy. We have also thought about people who will have desire to work individually in silence- we will provide them some individually usable working places in other rooms, while retaining the possibility to use other rooms too,” adds R.Minkevics.
A wide range of services
Clients are offered for a fee to obtain both a variable and a fixed work place, to register their legal address, access to the internet and other in business needed technologies, opportunities to use negotiation, meeting and conference rooms, as well as other infrastructure elements and services of Turiba University (parking lots, library, photocopying, free-access to Wi-Fi, etc.). One of the mentors will work with customers in need of incubation support providing a one-time consultation or negotiating about long-term cooperation. In these premises every day will be meetings with professionals of different business fields.
Business HUB offers:
1. Co-working places for 20 members at the same time.
2. All neccessary office machinery, internet.
3. 24/7 access to the working premises.
4. Premises with total 230 m2 area and space for 50 people.
5. Free parking lot for members and customers.
6. Sport hall, library, cafeteria and other infrastructure of university.
7. Meeting rooms (have to arrange before).
8. Coffee machine (for HUB members, drinks, kitchen).
9. Access to the database of all members.
Customers of Turiba Business HUB are offered to contact with other customers, practitioners and professionals of different business fields. World’s co-working experience and pace of development are great proof that such together working places like this are very topical.
Prices of services of Turiba Business HUB (including VAT):
Hot Desk (table in co-working space) - 84.70 EUR / month., for university students - 48.40 EUR / month.
Dedicated Desk (individually equipped and reserved place for the customer) - 145.20 EUR / month.
Private Office (separate fully equipped offices for customers (1-5 people)) - 199.65 EUR / month.
Room for Events (the space for conferences, management meetings) – price by agreement, depending on the load of premises, the specificity of the planned event and the number of participants, but not less than:
• "Active room space" (glass-walled conference room) - 8.47 EUR / h
• "Event Space" (large open room) - 10.89 EUR / h
• "Meeting room" (negotiation room) - 3.02 EUR / h
Event organization (event planning, organization and management) – price by agreement.
Legal address (includes permission to register company’s legal address at Turiba University address- Graudu Street 68A)- 19.96 EUR / month. For students - 9.07 EUR / month, for graduates - 15.12 EUR / month.
For the employees of Turiba University is the same price as for Turiba students.
For the members of cooperation organization of Business Hub is discount to 25%.
Currently in Coworking space of Turiba University there are about 60 active future and young entrepreneurs. Turiba invites everyone to venture joining a group of new strivers and implementing own idea! The first steps are the most difficult ones; therefore Business Coworking space is designed to help them to take these steps.
About the possibilities to operate in the Business Coworking space please contact us:
The head of Turiba Business HUB – Asnāte Lauva