Aim of the specific action is to map possible financial resources from potential stakeholders such as fund-of-funds, regional funds, private funds, business angels at a cross border inter regional level. The following specific objectives are foreseen for this activity: • Encouraging the participation of the 4 Regions (Puglia, Epirus, Western Greece and Ionian Islands) involved…
Στο πλαίσιο των συγχρηματοδοτούμενων έργων υπό το πρόγραμμα «INTERREG V/A «Greece – Italy (EL- IT) 2014-2020», το Ευρωπαϊκό Περιφερειακό Πλαίσιο Συνεργασίας (ERFC), ανακοινώνει πρόσκληση εκδήλωσης ενδιαφέροντος για απασχόληση με σύμβαση ιδιωτικού δικαίου ορισμένου χρόνου, για υποστήριξη της υλοποίησης και διαχείρισης των συγχρηματοδοτούμενων Έργων που υλοποιεί.
The innovative business ideas selected will receive free consulting, training, networking and incubation services for a period of at least 2-3 months through a program tailored to the features of each idea and team. These services will mainly be provided remotely via the dedicated platform (virtual incubation) by utilizing a network of established specialists and…
Interreg Yess project is launching the first Cross-Border (CB) incubator under the program Interreg V-A Greece-Italy. The innovative business ideas selected will receive free consulting, training, networking and incubation services for a period of at least 2-3 months through a program tailored to the features of each idea and team. These services will mainly be provided remotely…
Ενημερωτική Εκδήλωση για τα ευρωπαϊκά Interreg έργα YESS και MUSE, του προγράμματος Interreg V-A Greece-Italy. Η Εκδήλωση θα λάβει χώρα στο Επιμελητήριο Αιτωλοακαρνανίας, (Παπαστράτου 53 & Σμύρνης, Αγρίνιο) την Δευτέρα 27/01/2020 και ώρα 17:00. Δείτε την πλήρη πρόσκληση εδώ
Aim of this chapter is to understand what different sources of funding exist and how these sources can fuel new funding schemes between funds-of-funds, national—regional/local funds, public-private funds or new joint funds from two countries. More info may be found here:
The dissemination event of Interreg YESS project “Mobilizing the Startup Ecosystem of Epirus in Ioannina” that took place in Ioannina, on 03 April 2019 was a great success promoting synergies across different actors of Epirus and inspired more than 120 youth people to dive into entrepreneurship & startups. You may read more about our event here.
In order to reach to such success, behind the scenes the whole ERFC team worked day and night for over 2 months! As a result the Facebook campaign reached to nearly 16.000 people as shown in the statistics depicted!!!
In the frame of Interreg YESS project ERFC organized on Wednesday, 3 April 2019 in the Conference Centre “Karolos Papouias” of the University of Ioannina the dissemination event with title “Mobilizing the Startup Ecosystem of Epirus”.
The event was a big success!!! It gathered the participation of more than 120 people and 30 speakers!!
Initially, key facilitators provided welcome remarks including Prof. Triantafyllos Albanis (Rector of University of Ioannina), Mr. Thomas Bengas (Mayor of Ioannina), Mr. Marco Della Puppa (General Secretary of Greek-Italian Chamber of Thessaloniki) and Nikolas Petropoulos (President of ERFC).
In the “Bright Examples to follow” session Mr. Ioannis Tsillimbaris discussed how P&I Hellas attracted local talent to reach 80 people in R & D in just 2 years, while Mr. Stelios Gkouskos provided us with key insights regarding EU fundraising opportunities from SME Instrument experience in Terracom. In sequel, Prof. Vasilis Kostakis captured the attention of the audience with creative commons initiatives from P2P lab and bottom up approaches for collaborative schemes. The session was closed by the inspiring future of Epirus, the Zephyrus II Ioannina Team and their micro-satellite!
Mobilizing the Startup Ecosystem of Epirus: ERFC, in the frame of the Interreg Greece – Italy 2014-2020 co-funded project “Young Entrepreneurs Startup School (YESS)”, will organize a sensitization event on Wednesday, 3 April 2019 at the Conference Centre “Karolos Papoulias”, University of Ioannina Campus. Agenda
ERFC issued a press release in Greek language regarding the YESS project. YESS (Young entrepreneurship Startup School) aims at creating the first Cross-Border (CB) incubator within the Regions of Apulia, Achaia, Ionian Islands and Epirus. The overall objective of the project is the promotion of the entrepreneurial spirit and the incubation of new companies, encouraging the economic development of the regions involved and the exchange of knowledge and competences between partners and stakeholders.