American specialist shares his experience in creating startups

03 November

On November 3, Inha University in Tashkent (IUT) hosted an event where US expert Stas Khirman from Openbucks held a third videoconference for students on the topic “Introduction to the Silicon Valley Ecosystem”. 

Stas is an investor, a serial entrepreneur and co-founder of three Silicon Valley startups. He is also a Managing Partner of TEC Ventures, an early stage, technology and venture fund, based in the Silicon Valley, and a founder of TEC Club, a network of thousands of high-tech professionals, investors and angels from all over the world, with the headquarters in the Silicon Valley.

Stas Khirman described the ecosystem of Silicon Valley in detail and provided a comparative analysis on the nominal value of GDP.

The American expert told the students on what to pay attention before creating the startup at the right level and what components ensure the success of the future business.

Mr. Khirman also shared the positive and negative experiences in creating startups. Moreover, he noted that it is possible to get into the famous Silicon Valley, and gave advice on where to start an internship.

As part of the event, Stas Khirman answered the questions of students and participants in the lecture “Introduction to the Silicon Valley Ecosystem”.

In the final part of the videoconference, Stas Khirman noted the most current trends in creating startups over the next four years.


Benefits for Pre-University students

Inha University in Tashkent provides following benefits to the students of the Pre-University courses:

  • Students will be exempted from taking the IUT entrance examination if they get 60 points for each subject during the final examination.
  • Only Pre-University students have a second chance to take the entrance examination.
  • First and second year students of colleges and academic lyceums will become the IUT students after a successful completion of their studies.
  • Pre-University students have an opportunity to use the university facilities.


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