Start-up Support in Slovakia

The use of the term “start-up” originally became commonly used in the US in 1997-2001, referring to a recently founded, technology-oriented company with a high potential for growth. To this day, start-ups still do not have a widely agreed definition: in Slovakia specifically, the definition of a start-up as specified in the legislation is “a private company with created mandatory…

Ethical Financing – an Interesting Topic for the GTL Project

A conference on ethical financing was organised by the Institute for Development, Employment and Training of the City Council of Cadiz (IFEF) and the Chair of Entrepreneurship of the University of Cadiz (UCA) in which attendees were offered examples of alternative credit institutions to traditional banking, which above all serve people and companies excluded from the financial system. On this occasion, the aim…

International GTL Networking Session – Collaboration as a Driver for Successful Entrepreneurship

On June 14, 2022, an international GTL network meeting was initiated as part of the Spanish Entrepreneurship Training. Around 30 participants, more than 10 GTL startups on all 3 partner countries attended the networking event. During the event the startups presented their project or business ideas to each other. It was an exciting exchange, which showed the multifaceted nature of…

GTL Activities Greece 2022

The GreenTecLab project in Greece has picked up full speed again in 2022. If you want to learn more about the GTL activities in Greece, this video is just the way to go. Through the video you can get an insight into the DIGITAL GREEN ENTREPRENEURSHIP workshops at Crete, which took place digitally at 5-6 & 12-14 April 2022. Among…

GTL participates on the Climate Action Summit Seville 2022

The Climate Action Sevilla Summit Green & Blue Economy was held in Seville on 26th and 27th April. The aim of the event was to promote the Green & Blue Economy, involving and raising awareness in society. We aim to reinforce consciousness of the climate issue and encourage the development of sustainable projects through public-private collaboration. This first edition brought together Andalusian organisations,…

Save the Date May 18, 2022: GTL at EUKIs Speedexchange on Digital Collaboration

FIAP will present the GreenTecLab project with a special focus on its collaboration platform at the next EUKI Speedechange on 18 May, from 10.00am – 10:30 am.  We will share our experience in building a collaboration platform. We will walk you through the numerous potentials of (digital) collaboration. But also talk about the difficulties we have encountered in its implementation. Have…

Video: A Journey through GTL Activities in Crete in 2021

The GTL project supports green start-ups and project ideas and appeals to creative, tech-savvy young people who are passionate about sustainability issues. The project encourages young women in particular to develop and implement “green” business ideas. Through the video you can get an insight into the DIGITAL GREEN ENTREPRENEURSHIP workshops at Crete, which took place digitally from 25-27 May 2021….

GTL – what has happened so far and what is planned for 2022

Green start ups can contribute greatly to an environmental, but also social, cultural and economic transition of our European societies. GTL has established local support structures in Andalusia in Slovakia, in Crete and in Piraeus, which motivate young people to start green businesses in the local environment and then accompany them on their start-up “journey”. The goal is to support…

GTL Mentoring Program in Spain

As a result of the start-up competition for green economy projects in La Janda (Cádiz) seven green emerging projects in different green areas (circular economy, sustainable agriculture, Eco-tourism) were identified. In addition, after the Bootcamp workshop held in Cadiz in October 2021, one new green start up from the city of Cadiz was identified they were invited to participate in…