CANSEE is pleased to announce an open call for participants for the LEADER Project Serbia 2023. This free-of-charge, in-person business course is limited to 40 participants. Ivey Business School from the University of Western Ontario, Canada, has been organizing the international LEADER Project since 1991 around the world. Each course is a ten day MBA-styled workshop that is designed to provide entrepreneurs with the skills that can be used to develop business ideas and help found new start-up companies.

Who should apply?

If you are an entrepreneur, manager, business owner, or a young professional, who works locally, but thinks globally, and are interested to succeed with your business ideas – then the LEADER Project is for you!

What will you learn?

The course topics include contemporary marketing, accounting, leadership skills, management in multicultural and international business environment, as well as covering skills for creating and presenting a business plan, and strategic analytical thinking.

When will it be held?

The LEADER Project will be held in Belgrade from May 8-19, 2023, in association with the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Serbia.

For the application you will need:

  1. Fillable PDF application form which you can download (find underneath)
  2. Narrative Biography of up to 200 words – IN ENGLISH! (which will be included in LEADER Project catalogue, if you are accepted)
  3. Color photo (which will be included in LEADER Project catalogue, if you are accepted)

How should you apply?

To register your interest in participating in the upcoming LEADER Project Serbia, please send the full application (completed PDF application form, biography and color photo) to with title LEADER Project 2023 Application.

UPDATE: Application deadline is Monday, April 4!

Note: Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.

Stay tuned for more information in the next few weeks!