The Programme will be implemented by the Hellenic Management Association and is about implementing consulting and training programmes for employees working in small and medium enterprises or for self-employed persons or entrepreneurs, aiming to enhance the adaptability of human resources, SMEs and businesses in internationalisation issues.
The programme of the National Fund of Entrepreneurship and Development (in short ΕΤΕΑΝ S.A.) under the title "ETEAN S.A. guarantee for letters of guarantee issued by the banks in favour of small, very small and micro-enterprises" shall facilitate the access of existing, new and start-up (having a valid VAT no.) SMEs to the banking sector in order to issue letters of guarantee, with ETEAN S.A. offering guarantees covering part of the amount provided for in the letter of guarantee.
Until exhaustion of the Programme budget and no later than 31.12.2013
As part of their global education strategy, The Economistevents, Microsoftand the BritishCouncil are jointly organizing in Athens, on February 28th, 2013 an international conference entitled “Education and innovation in the 21st century: Opening frontiers for the business market”.
As the global marketplace becomes increasingly demanding, the role of education is fundamental when it comes to business success. Subsequently, in times of turmoil the initiative of the three organisations undoubtedly is very timely.
The Hellenic Entrepreneurship Award offers Greece-based entrepreneurs the chance to receive free consulting and support plus up to €500,000 of funding for a new business venture. The award program aims to create opportunity for both experienced and budding entrepreneurs by providing winners with the resources they need to get a new business started: funding, business support services and an expert mentor.
The 3rd Mobile Smartphones, Tablets and Applications Conference “InfoCom Mobile & Apps” will be held at the Divani Caravel Hotel, in Athens, on February 6, 2013. The conference is under the auspices of the Ministry of Development, Competitiveness, Infrastructure, Transport and Networks, the Ministry of Administrative Reform and Electronic Governance, EETT, EEKT and SEKEE.
Web World Expo is the only event in Greece related to the Internet aiming to bring together individuals or entrepreneurs with leading businesses in the field of website and e-shop creation and promotion.
The exhibition gives the public the opportunity to meet and discuss with businesses in order to find the solution theylookforin terms of their presence on the Internet.
The 2-day eCommerce for Beginners seminar will be hosted on 25-26 January 2013 by EL-TRUN, the only officially recognizede-business research center in Greece, and is addressed to all executives interested in setting up or improving the e-shop run by their company or organisation. It is also addressed to entrepreneurs, salesexecutives or any other executive or individual who wish to deepen their knowledge in creating sales opportunities through the Internet.