SIDO Business and Technology Incubator Programme

SIDO Business and Technology Incubator is a service center aiming to support entrepreneurs who have innovative and creative business or industrial idea in nurturing them to develop to a level of commercial business undertakings. At the center we provide them with work premises, technical advice, access to information through ICT facility, financial support through loans, along with other Business Development Services on demand in order to enable smooth start, growth, competitiveness and sustainability of enterprises.
Programme Objectives.
The major objective of SIDO Business and Technology Incubator Programme is to improve the chance of growth and rate of survival of Small and medium enterprises. The strategies used to achieve these objectives are:
To support innovative entrepreneurs, start-ups and existing at the earliest stage of technological Entrepreneurship and assist them in implementing the development of their innovative ideas by nurturing them to productive business enterprises.
To optimize the capacity utilization of available infrastructure facilities like buildings, professional skills available to support entrepreneurs to emerge and grow.
Specific Services offered under the Programme
SIDO Incubator Programme offers the following services: -
Modular working premises according to the client need
Access to Technology
Access to financial services.
Marketing facilitation
Product Development Support direct or through linkages with other technology development institution.
Technical Assistances.
Communication and information services through access to modern ICT facilities
Programme Targets group / Beneficiaries
Graduates from colleges, Universities and other training institutions, having innovative and creative industrial idea/projects for commercialization
Individual entrepreneurs with new product ideas and would like to develop them
Director General
Small Industries Development Organisation
P.O. Box 2476
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Tel: +255 22 2151945-7
Fax: +255 22 2152070
Regional Manager
SIDO Industrial Estate, Nyerere Road
P.O. Box 22151
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.
Tel: +255 22 2865702
Fax: +255 22 2157020