#tridvajedna #tridvajedna

We’ll start your unique project!

The #threetwoone workshop is a new five-day accelerator that aims to check the viability of projects in their early stages. Do you have a project that deals in an innovative way with a social issue in the field of education or active civil society? The Karel Janeček Foundation offers you a unique opportunity to examine in a tried-and-tested way whether your project will work successfully.

We provide

  • A unique accelerator established in cooperation with the Coloradian Unreasonable Institute
  • An opportunity to cooperate with experienced mentors
  • An opportunity to check whether your business plan will work
  • Promising projects can subsequently cooperate with the Karel Janeček Foundation

For whom is the project suitable?

Are you dealing with questions like: Who are my customers? What issues do they have? Do I know how to solve their problems? Are customers willing to pay for the product or service? What is the quickest animal? After participating in the programme, you should be able to answer all these questions and thereby minimize the risk of failure when launching your project.

Project criteria

  • Projects in their initial phase (plan, prototype) that need to validate their business model
  • from the fields of education and active civil society
  • scalable (with the aim of having an impact on thousands of people)
  • with a clear definition of the issue
  • with an innovative proposed solution
  • with the need to verify the project’s intention and financial sustainability

What awaits you

  • 5 days
  • 10 mentors
  • 120 hours of entertainment
  • 10 teams
  • 5 facilitators
  • 1 big party

Programme

Where: Svatý Jan pod Skalou
When: 30 May, 7 p.m. till 4 June, 4 p.m.

Basic information
The necessary data for assesment of your application

Where does the project belong?

Can you participate in the #threetwoone acceleration programme workshop from 30 April (evening) to 4 June 2016?


How would you explain your project to a 12-year-old child?
(max. 768 characters)
Who is your target group?
We understand target group to mean users; it does not necessarily concern people who will pay for the product or service. (max. 768 characters)
What key need of the target group will you be addressing?
What issue are you dealing with? (max. 768 characters)
What product or service are you offering as a solution to the aforementioned need?
What is your solution? (max. 1152 characters)
How are you obtaining (how will you obtain) money?
What is your business model? Whom will you sell the product (service) to and for how much will you sell it? (max. 768 characters)
What is (will be) your qualitative impact and how will you measure it?
(max. 441 characters)
What is (will be) your quantitative impact and how will you measure it?
(max. 441 characters)
How long have you been working on the project?
(max. 144 characters)
How many hours a week do you work on the project?
(max. 144 characters)
Why are you applying to this programme? In what ways do you think this programme can help you move forward?
Please describe the issues and problems you are facing and how this programme could help you with them?(max. 441 characters)
Jak jste se o akcelerátoru dozvěděli?
(max. 441 characters)
Připojit přílohu:

We provide

  • A unique accelerator established in cooperation with the Coloradian Unreasonable Institute
  • An opportunity to cooperate with experienced mentors
  • An opportunity to check whether your business plan will work
  • Promising projects can subsequently cooperate with the Karel Janeček Foundation

For whom is the project suitable?

Are you dealing with questions like: Who are my customers? What issues do they have? Do I know how to solve their problems? Are customers willing to pay for the product or service? What is the quickest animal? After participating in the programme, you should be able to answer all these questions and thereby minimize the risk of failure when launching your project.

Project criteria

  • Projects in their initial phase (plan, prototype) that need to validate their business model
  • from the fields of education and active civil society
  • scalable (with the aim of having an impact on thousands of people)
  • with a clear definition of the issue
  • with an innovative proposed solution
  • with the need to verify the project’s intention and financial sustainability

What awaits you

  • 5 days
  • 10 mentors
  • 120 hours of entertainment
  • 10 teams
  • 5 facilitators
  • 1 big party

Programme

Where: Svatý Jan pod Skalou
When: 30 May, 7 p.m. till 4 June, 4 p.m.

1.
day

Mapping the basic building stones of the project, identifying and addressing target groups

2.
day

Creating a simple project prototype and testing it in the field

3.
day

How to create a long-term partnership with mentors and partners

4.
day

Ten mentors will devote themselves exclusively to you and your projects

5.
day

Checking financial sustainability and strategic planning for the project.

Mentors

Martin Hausenblas

In 1999, Martin Hausenblas established the company ADLER Czech, which produces and exports promotional textiles. He is the author of the Liftago project – a service that puts taxi-drivers in touch with passengers. He is civically and politically active in the Ustí region. He is also a philanthropist and member of the supervisory board of the Nadační fond pomoci Karla Janečka.

Zdeněk Štěpánek

Zdeněk Štěpánek is a guide to conscious business as well as a coach of individuals, teams, and systems. He is an experienced manager as well as the founder and owner of a number of firms. He is currently a lecturer at the Libchavy Coaching Academy. He is a practical visionary who is able to turn his dreams into reality.

Vítek Ježek

In 2013, Vítek Ježek launched the Rekola project – a bike-sharing system using pink bicycles that only requires a mobile phone to operate. With this project Vítek learned how effectively an idea can be turned into a real product using the Lean Startup methodology. Besides Rekola, he manages backend operations at the manGoweb studio.

Petr Škyřík

Petr Škyřík is director of the Division of Information and Library Studies (KISK) as well as the vice-dean for admissions and curriculum development. He is a teacher, a study advisor and consultant. He is chairman of the Inflow editorial board and in the years 2004-2011 he worked as information manager for the firm PONTUS CZ s.r.o.

Silke Horáková

Silke Horáková is the executive director of the Czech Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (CVCA), She is also a private investor as well as a member of the supervisory boards of the joint-stock companies Nej TV, a. s. and Albatros Media a. s. She teaches business finance at Prague’s University of Economics (VŠE) and supports social enterprise. She collaborates regularly with the Ashoka organisation.

Zdeněk Hornych

Zdeněk Hornych is the founder and CEO of SOCIFI.com, which is involved in improving public safety, data analysis, and the monetisation of WiFi and LTE networks. Zdeněk has developed systems for state administration and has 10 years’ experience of the media market. In 2014, he opened an office in Silicon Valley.

Vítek Ježek – Rekola, manGoweb

In 2013, Vítek Ježek launched the Rekola project – a bike-sharing system using pink bicycles that only requires a mobile phone to operate. With this project Vítek learned how effectively an idea can be turned into a real product using the Lean Startup methodology. Besides Rekola, he manages backend operations at the manGoweb studio.

Martin Hausenblas – founder of Adler a Liftago

In 1999, Martin Hausenblas established the company ADLER Czech, which produces and exports promotional textiles. He is the author of the Liftago project – a service that puts taxi-drivers in touch with passengers. He is civically and politically active in the Ustí region. He is also a philanthropist and member of the supervisory board of the Nadační fond pomoci Karla Janečka.

Silke Horáková – Czech Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (CVAC)

Silke Horáková is the executive director of the Czech Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (CVCA), She is also a private investor as well as a member of the supervisory boards of the joint-stock companies Nej TV, a. s. and Albatros Media a. s. She teaches business finance at Prague’s University of Economics (VŠE) and supports social enterprise. She collaborates regularly with the Ashoka organisation.

Jan Školník – Agentura pro rozvoj Broumovska

Jan Školník is the co-owner and executive director of the family firm HOBRA – Školník s. r. o. (Ltd.), which operates globally in the field of industrial microfiltration solutions. He is a founder and mover behind the non-profit organisation Agentura pro rozvoj Broumovska, (Agency for the Development of Broumovsko), which is based in Broumov monastery. Školník is seeking not only the development of the monastery, but also striving to see the entire region prosper. As an active citizen, he participates in public life and supports a number of socially beneficial and artistic projects.

Margareta Křížová – CEAG

Margareta Křížová is one of the founding partners of CEAG, where she is primarily responsible for strategy, business development, and consultancy in mergers and acquisitions. She collaborates with private equity funds, strategic investors, and company owners. As an investor, she appeared in Czech Television’s D-Day (Den D) programme and she presents the programme Business from A to Z (Podnikání od A do ZET) on Radio ZET.

Ondřej Bartoš – Credo Ventures

Ondřej Bartoš is an entrepreneur and investor. He had his first success in business while he was still studying at Prague’s University of Economics (VŠE). At the end of the millennium, he co-founded the TUESDAY Business Network. He worked for the fund MCI Management S.A. He also established Credo Ventures, which invests in promising start-ups. He has appeared on Czech Television’s “D-Day” (Den D) programme.

Petr Vítek – Impact Hub

“I believe in a society where anyone can co-create their own world and where responsibility is a living value. As regards my work, I hope that within 20 years – in addition to the use of technology, creativity, and openness – standards in business will also include genuine responsibility toward the planet, society, clients, suppliers, and employees — as well as toward oneself, which is what we are systematically striving to develop in the Hub. In other words, we are prototyping the future of business,” says the co-founder of Czech Impact Hubs.

Tomáš Marada

Tomáš Marada is a mathematician, Karel Janeček’s secretary, and a member of the administrative board of the Karel Janeček Foundation. In the years 2008-2012, he worked as a research assistant at Vrije Universiteit in Amsterdam. He is interested in modern technology, Bitcoin/block chain technology and its related ecosystem.

Daniel Franc – Google
Petr Škyřík – KISK
Zdeněk Hornych – CEO SOCIFI.com
Tereza Jurečková – Pragulic
Libor Winkler – RSJ
Zdeněk Štěpánek – Academy Libchavy
Vítek Ježek – Rekola, ManGoweb
Martin Hausenblas – Adler, Liftago
Milan Pařil – Jihomoravské inovační centrum
Silke Horáková – Czech Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (CVAC)

Lecturers

Lukáš Hrdlička

Lukáš Hrdlička works as a lecturer in presentation skills and as an international “Pitch Coach”. He is the founder of the Presentation agency, which has already been responsible for the training of hundreds of people in international firms, such as Citibank, D.A.S., IBM, and PwC. He has prepared speakers for important presentations, conferences, and competitions in Vienna, Budapest, London, and San José.

Silke Horáková

Silke Horáková is the executive director of the Czech Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (CVCA), She is also a private investor as well as a member of the supervisory boards of the joint-stock companies Nej TV, a. s. and Albatros Media a. s. She teaches business finance at Prague’s University of Economics (VŠE) and supports social enterprise. She collaborates regularly with the Ashoka organisation.

Zdeněk Hornych

Zdeněk Hornych is the founder and CEO of SOCIFI.com, which is involved in improving public safety, data analysis, and the monetisation of WiFi and LTE networks. Zdeněk has developed systems for state administration and has 10 years’ experience of the media market. In 2014, he opened an office in Silicon Valley.

Vítek Ježek

In 2013, Vítek Ježek launched the Rekola project – a bike-sharing system using pink bicycles that only requires a mobile phone to operate. With this project Vítek learned how effectively an idea can be turned into a real product using the Lean Startup methodology. Besides Rekola, he manages backend operations at the manGoweb studio.

Olga Shribokova

Olga Shirobokova is a diplomat by training, an adventurer at heart, and a social entrepreneur. For the last four years, she has been devoted to the development of Central European branches of the international organisation Ashoka, which aims to identify, connect, and support drivers of change throughout the world. She is also developing a social enterprise in Russia to provide meaningful employment for women over fifty years of age.

Martin Hausenblas

In 1999, Martin Hausenblas established the company ADLER Czech, which produces and exports promotional textiles. He is the author of the Liftago project – a service that puts taxi-drivers in touch with passengers. He is civically and politically active in the Ustí region. He is also a philanthropist and member of the supervisory board of the Nadační fond pomoci Karla Janečka.

Lukáš Hrdlička

Lukáš Hrdlička is a founder of the Presenation agency. He works as a lecturer on presentation skills and as an international “Pitch Coach,” thanks to which he has trained hundreds of people in international firms such as Citibank, D.A.S., IBM, and PwC. He has passed on his experience at a TEDxEAL conference in Denmark and, with more than 6,000 participants, his courses are among the most popular to be found on the website Seduo.cz.

Jiří Bárta

Jiří Bárta is the executive director of the Nadace Via foundation. He is also the co-founder of the Czech Association of Community Foundations. He is a member of Remarque Fora at New York University as well as the Synergos Institute, which is focused on developing philanthropy on a global scale. He is also a member of the administrative board of the Reportér foundation and the Via Clarita foundation.

Margareta Křížová

Margareta Křížová is one of the founding partners of CEAG, where she is primarily responsible for strategy, business development, and consultancy in mergers and acquisitions. She collaborates with private equity funds, strategic investors, and company owners. As an investor, she appeared in Czech Television’s D-Day (Den D) programme and she presents the programme Business from A to Z (Podnikání od A do ZET) on Radio ZET.

Petr Pouchlý

Petr Pouchlý is a project manager, a creative director, and gamification evangelist. He combines his experience of the world of multinational corporations (where he worked for 13 years) with his knowledge of the non-profit sector (where he has worked far longer) and private enterprise in the free company Court of Moravia.

Zdeněk Hornych

Zdeněk Hornych is the founder and CEO of SOCIFI.com, which is involved in improving public safety, data analysis, and the monetisation of WiFi and LTE networks. Zdeněk has developed systems for state administration and has 10 years’ experience of the media market. In 2014, he opened an office in Silicon Valley.

Juraj Kováč

Founder of Uni2010, Country Manager Social Impact Award Slovakia, author of the StarteR! project – instructions on how to rapidly develop a business from scratch.

Partners

FAQ

Kdy se program uskuteční?

Program začíná společnou večeří 30.5. v 19:30 a končí 4. června v 16.00.

When can I apply for the programme?

From 11 April to 30 April 2016.

Kde se akce koná?

Svatý Jan pod Skalou.

How will you select projects?

The process for selecting projects is done over two rounds. If you are interested in participating in the programme, fill out a simple application form here on the web. Our team will then evaluate all the projects on the basis of set criteria. Those selected will progress to the second round and a short 30-minute interview will be arranged with all those who have been chosen.

When will I find out if I have progressed to the second round?

The evaluation of the projects and the announcement of the results will be done in the week from 2 May to 5 May 2016.

Kdy se můžu do programu přihlásit?

Od 12. do 30. dubna 2016.

Jak budete projekty vybírat?

Proces výběru projektů je dvoukolový. Pokud máte zájem o účast v programu, vyplňte jednoduchou přihlášku zde na webu. Náš tým poté všechny projekty vyhodnotí na základě stanovených kritérií, vybere postupující do druhého kola a se všemi si domluví krátký 30 minutový pohovor.

Jste otevřeni pro projekty ze Slovenska, popř. jiných států?

Vítáme projekty z jiných států, ale pouze za předpokladu, že budou mít českého partnera, a zároveň, že plánují mít dopad na Českou republiku.

Will I have to pay something for the project?

No, participation in the project is free-of-charge.

When will the programme take place?

The programme begins with a joint dinner on 30 May at 7 p.m. and ends on 4 June at 4 p.m.

Kdy se dozvím, jestli postupuji do druhého kola?

V týdnu od 2. do 5. května 2016 bude probíhat hodnocení projektů a oznámení výsledků.

Kdy a jak bude probíhat druhé kolo?

Vybrané týmy si pozveme do druhého kola ve dnech 9.5.-13.5. na povídání si o záměru projektu.

Where will the event take place?

Svatý Jan pod Skalou.

Will I be sitting on my backside the entire time?

No, you can also look forward to an accompanying programme.

Budu za program něco platit?

Ne, účast v programu je zdarma.

Budu celou dobu sedět na zadku?

Ne, těšit se můžete i na doprovodný program.

The Karel Janeček Foundation’s team

Michaela Zezulová

project coordinator
michaela.zezulova@nadacekj.cz

Ondřej Zapletal

Manager, #ThreeTwoOne for Investors! and
#ThreeTwoOne Ready!
ondrej.zapletal@nadacekj.cz

Drahomíra Podařilová

Manager, #ThreeTwoOne Workshop
drahomira.podarilova@nadacekj.cz

If you have any further questions, please contact ondrej.zapletal@nadacekj.cz