Entrepreneurship Training for Innovators

Reference number: 2020-1-FR01-KA202-079858

Project file

Project type: Erasmus +.KA2 Strategic Partnership for Vocational Education and Training

Title: Entrepreneurship Training for Innovators

Acronym: 8PERCENT

Reference number: 2020-1-FR01-KA202-079858

Partner countries:  Netherlands, France, Ireland, Portugal, Cyprus, Spain, Croatia, Germany

Duration:   2 years (2020-2022)


The Erasmus +. KA2 Strategic partnership for Vocational Education and Training “8PERCENT - Entrepreneurship Training for Innovators” project runs from 15th of September 2020 to 14th of September 2022 with the main focus on the production of training materials that address the following major trainable competences for innovative entrepreneurs: creative thinking, problem solving, leadership and team management, innovation management, agile management, strategic planning, risk management, business model development, raising venture capital and rapid experimentation. The training materials will be presented in a bespoke innovation education ecosystem that is accessible, attractive and appropriate for the very specific target group of the project.

Main aim:

  • To support the growth of innovative entrepreneurs in Europe.

Meetings

Four transnational project meetings were planned in the project. Nevertheless, due to COVID-19 related restrictions in Europe. the partners agreed to organise several online meetings until the travel restrictions will be lifted. In this way the project activities can go on as planned and the project timeline can be kept.

IO1: Compendium of interactive infographics providing innovation entrepreneurship training
IO2: In-service training for VET tutors
IO3: 8 PER CENT MOOC

The 8 PERCENT project is disseminated via different channels:

  • Project website
  • Facebook page
  • Events and mass-media articles
  • Multiplier events

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