EU Projects

CURRENT PROJECTS

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Time frame

October 2016 – January 2019

Objectives

World in Words a project co-funded by the Erasmus+ Programme of the European Union. The initiative is co-organized by 7 partners from 6 EU countries (UK, GR, ES, IR, BG and BE). Several schools, NGOs, consultants, European Youth Centre, Platform of Pan-European organisations and research centre have come together to develop an innovative online Business English vocabulary tool, targeting youth who wish to fortify their competitive advantage, learn business English as well as promote their entrepreneurial mind-sets and acquire skills and competences that will help them.

Website and contacts

http://www.worldinwords.eu/

contact@worldatwords.eu

YES Project budget

45,5k EUR


 

 

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Objectives

Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs is a cross-border exchange programme which gives new or aspiring entrepreneurs the chance to learn from experienced entrepreneurs running small businesses in other Participating Countries.

The exchange of experience takes place during a stay with the experienced entrepreneur, which helps the new entrepreneur acquire the skills needed to run a small firm.

The host benefits from fresh perspectives on his/her business and gets the opportunities to cooperate with foreign partners or learn about new markets.

Website and contacts

Site : http://www.erasmus-entrepreneurs.eu/index.php?lan=en

Twitter : @EYEModerator

Time frame

2 years, starting on 1st February 2016

YES Project budget

49k EUR of which 22k for New Entrepreneurs.


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Time frame

January 2017 – December 2019

Objectives

GOAL aims to support active and non-active athletes in the development of their professional endeavours, after the end of their athletic career. The project attempts to create awareness on dual careers by providing an enabling environment for addressing athletes’ dual career incommensurable goals whilst leveraging athletes’ skills and competencies (e.g. problem solving, decision-making, communicating, teamwork and leadership) as means to help their integration in education, training and open labour market.

 

Website and contacts

Website: http://ec.europa.eu/programmes/erasmus-plus/projects/eplus-project-details-page/?nodeRef=workspace://SpacesStore/abd84f06-41fa-441e-8aeb-06488d9bdc05

YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC2ylBvZJ37w-s2g4hXSWy6Q/about

Twitter: https://twitter.com/goal_project_

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Goal.Project.Erasmus

YES Project budget

57k EUR


 

PAST PROJECTS

 

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Objectives

Favoring Internet-based innovation and bridging FP7 and Horizon2020 by:

  1. Fostering a novel innovation culture in research to serve entrepreneurship;Envisioning innovative research directions for the acceleration of new forms of Enterprises;
  2. Providing policy recommendations towards “new forms of enterprises”;Defining a unique vision for Enterprise Innovation;
  3. Bringing together a community targeting research for web entrepreneurship and businesses;
  4. Increasing awareness and spreading knowledge.

Website and contacts

Site: http://www.futureenterprise.eu/

Twitter : @FutureEnt_EU

Consortium members with Yes for Europe

National Technical University Of Athens (Greece), University of Warwick (Uk), Intrasoft International Sa (Luxembourg), Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale De Lausanne (Epfl), College Of Management Of Technology (Switzerland)

Time frame

2 ½ years, started on 1st September 2014

YES Project budget

83k [Funding from the EU’s FP7 programme grant agreement No 611948].


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Objectives

MY-WAY aims at enhancing and improving the collaboration and efforts of web entrepreneurship initiatives, web/business experts, educational actors and the young adults as the final beneficiaries. In particular, it aims at:

  1. Filling the gap in startup financing;
  2. Mapping the web entrepreneurial ecosystem;
  3. Initiating stakeholder discussions, synergies and best practice sharing;
  4. Organizing and promoting student enterprise conferences

Website and contacts

Site : http://www.mywaystartup.eu/

Twitter : @My_WayProject

Consortium members with Yes for Europe

Europa Media Non-profit Ltd. (Hungary), Bar-Ilan University (Israel), The London Ass. of Enterprise Agencies Ltd. (UK), Sabanci University (Turkey), AEGEE – Students’ Forum (France/EU), Menlo Media UG (EU-Startups.com), Nat. Ass. of College and University Entrepreneurs (UK), Euclid Network (EU)

Time frame

2 years, started on 1st of January 2015

YES Project budget

66k – [Funding from the EU’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 644367].


 

startify7

Objectives

Hybrid initiative taking place between an incubator, accelerator and education institute whose aim is training young future ICT entrepreneurs.

It is organizing 7 summer academies in 2015/16 in the following fields: Digital Healthcare, Cyber Security, Cyber-Physical System, Simulation Software, Games, Enterprise Information System and Enterprise Networks.

Website and contacts

Site : www.startify7.eu

Twitter : @startify7

Consortium members with Yes for Europe

Univ. of Sheffield (UK), Univ. of Trento (Italy), FAU Erlangen Nuremberg (Germany), Univ. Of Almeria (Spain), South East European Research Center (Greece), Un. of Twente (The Netherlands), Univ. of Katowice (Poland), Unternehmer TUM (Germany), Europe Unlimited (Belgium), Incubator For Growth – I4G (Greece).

Time frame

2 years, started on 1st of January 2015

YES Project budget

48k [Funding from the EU’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 644424].