01.11.2023: The GreenVOCnet project has started

FIAP is pleased to announce that the international project GreenVOCnet – Vocational Empowerment for a Green and Socially Just Transition has started as planned on 01 November 2023. This project is part of the European Climate Initiative (EUKI). The EUKI is a project funding instrument of the Federal Ministry of Economic Affairs and Climate Action (BMWK). The EUKI competition for…

EUKI-Webseminar: Challenges and Potentials of an Entrepreneurially Driven Green Transformation 

On Wednesday, 24 May 2023, the EUKI web seminar took place as the final event of our GreenTecLab (GTL) project. The European Climate Initiative (EUKI) is an initiative of the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Climate Action (BMWK) to strengthen cooperation in the EU in the further development and implementation of its climate policy. EUKI supports inner-European dialogue,…

Save the Date 07.12.2022: Hybrid Event “Strengthening Start-ups for Climate Protection”

Results and next steps GreenTecLab “Strengthening start-ups for climate protection”, Athens and Crete Wednesday 7th December 202 12:00 – 14:00 (Greek time), hybrid event On Wednesday 07.12.2022, between 12:00 and 14:00 (Greek time), a hybrid event will take place in the GreenTecLab project. Different speakers from Athens and Crete will discuss results and next steps in the project under the…

GTL on the EUKI Networking Conference 2022

GTL on EUKI Conference: Fostering the Green Transition, 20 & 21 September 2022 In September, the EUKI Network Conference will take place hybrid, i.e. on-site in Berlin and online. EUKI is taking this opportunity not only to celebrate its 5th anniversary, but also to explore the question of how we can strive for climate neutrality in times of crisis. For…

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…

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…

GreenTecLab: Start-up competition for green economy projects in La Janda and Cádiz

Cádiz, Paterna de Riviera & Medina-Sidonia, 13-18.10.2021 The ‘Green Transition’ is on everyone’s lips. At several events of our project “GreenTecLab” (https://greenteclab.org/), many interesting ideas for new, ‘green’ start-ups were developed in the city of Cádiz and the region of La Janda/Andalusia. Silke Steinberg and Hartwig Berger (FIAP) accompany and support the entrepreneurs in the fields of eco-tourism, circular economy…

Minerva program for technology-based business acceleration

Minerva is a technology-based business accelerator backed by the Junta de Andalucía and Vodafone. It focuses on promoting ICT entrepreneurship and helping companies to consolidate their businesses in Andalusia. Projects, startups and companies from all sectors participate in the Minerva Program, as long as the fundamental basis of their business model is technology. Furthermore, as a public-private partnership, Minerva is…