Informatics Industry Incubator Center (I3C) was founded in 2011, but e ectively in 2013 by STMIK AMIKOM YOGYAKARTA and Ministry of Communication & Information to guide talented IT students in launch- ing IT products they developed to the market. The government of Indonesia (GOI) con rms the urgency of the establishment of technol- ogy based SMEs. They have stipulated this in Presidential Decree No 27, 2013 on the formation of Entrepreneurial Business Incubators on April 11, 2013.
Now I3C has 2 year of experience they are ready for the next step in the development of the organization. Where at rst I3C was an exten- sion of the study, now it is developing its organization to a business oriented set-up, like is used in various other places in the world.
The main purpose of I3C is to transfer IT talent, coming out of the academies in Yogyakarta, into IT business entities, that will grow to successful SME’s and as such contributing to the economic develop- ment of the Yogyakarta region. The vision we have is The application of IT and Internet technology is one of the key driving factors for the growth of the Indonesian economy. The mission of I3C is to Transform IT talent into successful Start-up IT companies.