Center for Entrepreneurship is one of the leading forces for developing entrepreneurship in Russia. CFE is an entrepreneurship training, education and development organization that promotes economic opportunity, helps build a strong middle class, and enhances the relationship between Russia and the US.
The program has four key goals and objectives:
- Identify and develop entrepreneurs throughout Russia and provide them with the knowledge, skills and personal abilities to start and build growth companies.
- Enhance a culture of entrepreneurship by promoting policies in support of entrepreneurship and by raising awareness of entrepreneurship as an engine for economic development and job creation.
- Advance entrepreneurship education at the university level to inspire future generations of entrepreneurs.
- Serve as a catalyst organization by expanding the capacity of entrepreneurship support organizations throughout Russia.
Thousands of entrepreneurs, policy makers, university instructors and other business professionals have participated in the events the center has organized and supported.
Evgeny Levkin, Head of the Alliance for Entrepreneurship Development, gave an interview to the Svoe Delo Media magazine. In 2012, the Moscow-based Center for Entrepreneurship launched the Alliance for Entrepreneurship Development, an initiative which unites various regional entrepreneurship organizations in Russia.
A FastTrac® Planning™ seminar for entrepreneurs was held in Voronezh in partnership with the Voronezh Oblast Chamber of Commerce and Industry on October 23 through 27, 2012.
Victor Sedov, President, Center for Entrepreneurship, is confident that it is possible and critical to develop entrepreneurship.