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Flexible Start-up Support takes over Vlora
April, 2021

Flexible Start-up Support takes over Vlora

Are you an entrepreneur based in Vlora or the southern region of Albania? A business owner who has reached a point where you need professional advice, direction, and some funding? Or you have a great idea or project in any industry that can be commercialized? These all are good enough reasons to join the acceleration […]

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2 other student teams join Connect IT
April, 2021

2 other student teams join Connect IT

We would like you to meet two student teams, that as part of our program Connect IT, are currently working on creating digital solutions for the “Cheer Chews” brand, the only Albanian company that produces organic dog chews. Antigoni Kurti, Armegi Mebelli, Besjan Coku, and Joana Adushaj, 3rd year students of the Economic Faculty and […]

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Online workshop “MAKERSPACE REFLECTIONS: Experiences, Models and Tools to Succeed”
March, 2021

Online workshop “MAKERSPACE REFLECTIONS: Experiences, Models and Tools to Succeed”

The support of EU for Innovation project, to strengthen the innovative ecosystem in Albania, by establishing an incubator with a fabrication laboratory (FabLab) type facility, continues. On March 25th the 2nd online workshop themed “MAKERSPACE REFLECTIONS: Experiences, Models and Tools to Succeed” offered to Polis University, took place. Researchers, lecturers and enthusiasts who will get […]

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Strengthening start-ups and new ideas together!
March, 2021

Strengthening start-ups and new ideas together!

Today EU for Innovation had the honor to receive three distinguished guests at the premises of Coolab, the coolest co-working space in town! EU Ambassador Luigi Soreca, German Ambassador Peter Zingraf and Swedish Ambassador Elsa Håstad, got to experience a live pitching session by five of the most promising Albanian start-ups and one innovation support […]

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‘Teach the teacher’ Programme – Winners of the Pitching Competition
March, 2021

‘Teach the teacher’ Programme – Winners of the Pitching Competition

‘Teach the teacher’ Programme for Entrepreneurship Education at Albanian Universities, was finalized with a Pitching Competition. Over 30 university lecturers enrolled in the programme. 21 participants from 15 different universities went through the experiential learning experience and collaborated, divided in 6 teams, to develop and pitch a business cases in front of a jury. A […]

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Challenge Fund 4th Call
March, 2021

Challenge Fund 4th Call

103 start-ups applied in the 4th call of the Challenge Fund and we thank them for the decent introduction to their work. We are happy that a large part of these new businesses is founded and managed by women and we hope that this number will grow further in the future. 33 Innovation Support Organizations […]

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