Invitation for Expression Of Interest (EOI) for the Management and Operation of the Co-working Space Within
The Palestine- India Techno Park Flagship Building
Reputable Co-working Space operators are invited to send their “Expression of Interest” to rent or operate our CO-WORKING SPACE within the Palestine- India Techno Park (PITP) Flagship Building.
Palestine Techno Park (PTP) is seeking to engage operators for the above mentioned services. The appointment of the operators will entail a prequalification process. The preferred operators will be required to rent and operate the available spaces or enter into a viable business partnership model with PTP.
PTP is a non-profit organisation established in 2016 and is a full-time member of the International Association of Science Parks and Areas of Innovation (IASP), a leading global network for science parks and areas of innovation. Palestine Techno Park aims to help knowledge-based enterprises and creative & technology clusters who want to grow and operate successfully locally, regionally and globally by creating a national infrastructure, business environment and culture and by helping them seed, grow and commercialise business opportunities.
PTP received a generous donation from the Republic of India in order to develop the Palestine – India Techno Park project, which will include the development of the PITP building.
The building skeleton works were completed in 2018 and the internal finishes works are in progress and shall be completed in 2019.
The PITP Building is located in Birzeit and strategically enjoys a central location of North and South of the West Bank. It is also in close proximity to Ramallah (less than 15 minutes away by car), with very good transportation links.
The PITP Building will house entrepreneurs, innovators, technology start-ups, local and international Technology and Innovation companies etc. It is envisioned to initiate a COLLABORATIVE, INTERACTIVE and FLEXIBLE business environment and to cultivate a sense of COMMUNITIES.
The PITP building features 7 floors with a total built-up area of 9,500 m2. It is designed to accommodate an ECOSYSTEM of spaces that breed innovation and features distinctive design elements to create communities and emphasising connectivity.
More information and perspectives of the building, the services and floor plans can be viewed in the brochure
THE CO-WORKING SPACE
The co-working space is located on the ground floor of the PITP building with an area of approximately 230sqm that can fit up to 45 individuals. The space is distinctively designed with the aim of balancing public and private spaces. A mix of shared amenities are provided such as the “lounge- style” social hub equipped with a kitchenette, which help foster the “community of innovation” spirit, the phone booths that provide private transition space to individuals, as well as the library and games room. Meeting rooms, equipped with video conferencing and audio-visual systems, are also available to promote connectivity whether across the table or across the globe.
The preferred operators will be required to rent the available spaces and/or enter into a viable business partnership model with Palestine Techno Park. Also, preferred operators will be required to demonstrate relevant experience, capability as well as ability to operate the Co-working space.
SUBMISSION OF EXPRESSION OF INTEREST
Interested applicants are required to hand deliver their expression of interest document incorporating company profiles, contact information, and proposed business model to the premises of Palestine Techno park in BirZeit or email the documents to firstname.lastname@example.org.