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EXPINET
Stage: First sales;
IT
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Славин Борис
bbslavin@gmail.com
+7-903-7428549
Russia - Central Federal District
Moscow
Появление идеи: 2011-09-01

Concept / idea

Overview

Platform for the self-organizing of the experts. Unlike social networking has a strong algorithm interaction.

Key consumers

Large and medium-sized companies, government agencies, courts of arbitration? professional communities, universities.

The main problem the project solves

Creation a communication platform for professionals to network and providing an objective expertise.

Market, sales and marketing

Volume of the market: $40 M

Target market description

Market of expertise and innovation in the different areas.

Planned entry to market

We offer services to large companies, institutions and universities.

Advantages over competitors

Competitors

International expert networks: http://www.theexpertnetworks.com/networks/4556563909

Competitive advantages

We use technology collective intelligence, which increases the level of network capabilities.

SWOT

S
  • High qualification of the team
  • No competition on the market
  • SWOT Analysis from Singapore Management University: https://yadi.sk/d/q9hGU5ZldJdUH
W
  • The market of expertise is not developed in Russia.
O
  • New product, no alternatives on the market
  • Growth of demand for this project (product/services)
  • Support from government side
T
  • No/weak demand for this project (product/services)
  • High barriers to enter on the market
  • Low solvency of customers.

The team

Фото
Slavin Boris
Role: Sales, Research.
Experience: 5+ years, leading people.
Education: Higher education, Degree.
Фото
Zakharov Konstantin
Role: General Management, Sales.
Experience: 5+ years, leading people.
Education: Higher education.
Фото
Maksimova Elena
Role: Operations.
Experience: 5+ years, leading people.
Education: Higher education.

History

Support

  • Grants

Finance

Grants and money from prizes on special events: $215 K Own money: $35 K
Investments: $0 Others: $0

Previous investors

Foundation for Assistance to Small Innovative Enterprises in Science and Technology, http://www.fasie.ru/ $200,000

Finance and investments

Income and outcome (dotted), K USD
Seeking (total): $1.1 M
Before the project$250 K
1 year$250 K
2 year$250 K
3 year$200 K
In 3 years$150 K

Key costs

  • R&D

Key achievements

1: The project is working more then two years in a pilot mode (the prototype), there is real expertise at the highest level
2: We have the first sales: examination by order of the arbitral tribunal, the examination by request of regional governments
3:

Additional information

Financial model

(Фин. модель экспертной сети.xls)

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Detailed description of the project

www.expinet.ru