The Consortium is composed of internationally recognized institutions active in the field of management education and enterprises' support and some of them have already collaborated in the past in LdV projects:
Kisalfold Foundation for Enterprise Promotion - Hungary
KVA is serving the small andmedium-sized enterprises more than ten years. It is building the infrastructure accurately to help the operation of an enterprise and gives them all the information they need in economic, law and other fields; promoting them to get in touch with and create business cooperation with partners in the EU.
Each of the five cities in Győr-Moson-Sopron County has an office that can help a businessman to get different services. This small team's successful work has been supported by sponsors, voluntary advisers/consultants, partner associations and last but not least our founder the Hungarian Enterprise Developing Foundation.
The Kisalföldi Enterprise Developing Foundation was founded on the 1st of July 1992. It became a non-profit-organization on the 28th of May 1998. The Hungarian Enterprise Developing Foundation exercises the founders authority since 1994.
ISTUD Foundation - Italy
ISTUD is the first independent business school in Italy which operates in Europe in the field of executive education and management research. It was founded in 1970 through the initiative of Assolombarda and a group of Italian and multinational companies. As internationally recognized business school, it has followed the evolution of contemporary management, significantly contributing to the diffusion of a modern "management culture" based on corporate social responsibility, multiculturalism, gender equality, professional upright and value production. In the attempt to cope with the organizational cultural shift, ISTUD has developed training projects which aim at supporting the entrepreneurial class in shifting traditional organizational culture towards a multicultural and multidisciplinary mindset. ISTUD is also member of important international networks, as EFMD and EABIS, and has managed several international projects funded by EU and other donors (the World Bank, IFC, ETF).
Polish Foundation of Opportunities Industrialization Centers "OIC Poland" - Poland
OIC Poland Foundation, from 1991 acting for economic and social progress in the south-eastern Poland, belongs to the leading group of training organisations at the Lublin region market.
The main aim of the OIC Poland Foundation is prevention of unemployment and fostering economic development by implementation of the educational and counselling programmes, targeted at a great scale at SMEs in the region has been attained through two basic streams:
- unique enterprises (courses, seminars, conferences, counselling, complex projects) addressed to SME owners, professionals, certain underprivileged groups in the community (women, inhabitant of rural areas ,the unemployed, etc.), aiming at creation of employment and self-employment opportunities, dissemination of knowledge and good practices and human resources development.
- commercial offers of training services both for individuals interested in acquiring new skills and companies and institutions ordering tailored training for their employees.
G. G. Eurosuccess Consulting LTD - Cyprus
Eurosuccess Consulting is a dynamic team of young scientists which provides a comprehensive package of services addressing the needs of modern Cyprus enterprises - with a particular focus on SMEs - especially on matters like innovation and technology. Since its foundation, Eurosuccess has identified the need for creating links between the Cyprus economy and the wider European market and has put great emphasis on the exploitation of the potentials created by the accession of Cyprus in the European Union.
Currently, Eurosuccess offers a variety of services to the Public as well as to the Private sector and has also started to actively participate in international projects, through a well-established network of partners based on the intense past experience of its founder.
Eurosuccess aims at a constant improvement of its services as well as at the development of its team in order to enhance its scientific expertise.
Seed Foundation - Hungary
The Foundation for Small Enterprise Economic Development (SEED) is a non-profit NGO, focusing to broaden the knowledge base of entrepreneurs and to develop a sound entrepreneurial culture and environment in Hungary. It was founded in 1990 by entrepreneurial representative groups, higher education institutions, financial institutions and ministries.
The mission of SEED Foundation is to promote the sustainable economy and equal opportunities by developing an ethical, conscious and effective entrepreneurial attitude. The objectives are to improve the Hungarian entrepreneurial culture, broaden the professional knowledge of entrepreneurs, enhance the competitive capacities of small enterprises and support deprived and minority groups in playing a more determinate role.
SEED Foundation was the Hungarian organizer (with consortium partners) of "The European Network of Female Entrepreneurship Ambassadors", and "The European Network of Mentors for Women Entrepreneurs" EU CIP projects, and contributing different Life Long Learning projects, in relation with different SME development areas.
Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Gyor-Moson-Sopron County - Hungary
GYMSKIK started operations on 1st January 1995. Mission of the Chamber is: improving business success of member companies, enhancing economic life of the county, promoting international relationships, fostering development and organisation of economy, safety of business transactions and fair market practices, manifesting general and joint interests of those carrying out business activities. The Chamber aims to provide services for the whole business community, regardless of sectors or geographical location. Though the representation of interests and facilitation of business development are services provided for all businesses, a special focus is placed on promoting the development of SMEs. Our advisory service as well as special professional events and sector-specific clubs are instrumental in continuously developing the knowledge of members. We regularly organise workshops, trainings, professional and b2b meetings. Quality standards: MSZ EN ISO 9001:2001, ExcellenCert (EFQM).