Technology Transfer & Innovation Support in Action

Partners

Hellenic federation of enterprises (SEV)

Founded in 1907, SEV is an independent, non-profit association, financed by fees paid by its members. SEV members are individual enterprises or employer organisations, both sectoral and regional. SEV represents more than 4500 enterprises. Its corporate members represent a broad spectrum of economic activity, ranging from small firms and SMEs to large corporations. SEV represents the interests of all Greek industries in the annual negotiations with the General Labour Confederation, as well as vis a vis the Government and various international bodies. SEV is an active member of the various working groups of UNICE.
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Federation of Industries of Northern Greece (FING)

The Federation of Industries of Northern Greece (F.I.N.G.) was established in 1915 and since then has been active in its efforts to promotenot only industrial development but also economic and social progress in Northern Greece. It proposes and contributes to interventions aimed at promoting and establishing the competitive benefits of Northern Greece. Amongst the goals of FING are the protection and promotion of the interests of its members, the industrial and regional development, the co-operative ventures with the Balkans and the Black Sea Countries and the promotion of Thessaloniki as an international city and as an Economic Center for the Balkans.
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Association of Industries in Thessaly and in Central Greece

The Association of Industries in Thessaly and in Central Greece was established in 1966, representing the majority of the manufacturing sector in this area. Since then, the Association is engaged in initiatives towards the overall interest of regional and national economy. Among the Association´┐Żs main activities, are the monitoring, study, research and promotion of entrepreneurship subjects, the participation in the public consultation, the promotion of social dialogue, the provision of high quality services to its member companies, the participation in national and european programs, aiming to enhance the competitiveness of Greek enterprises. Furthermore, it collaborates with academic institutions and research centers, in order to facilitate technology and innovation transfer to companies.
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Federation of Enterprises and Industries of the Peloponnese and Western Greece (SEVPE&DE)

The Federation of Enterprices and Industries of the Peloponnese and Western Greece was founded in 1918, since when it has represented almost all of the manufacturing-industrial activity in the regions of the Peloponnese, Western Greece, Epirus and the Ionian Islands. During its 99 years of operation it has defended the right of freedom to conduct business as one of the fundamental institutions that validate societies and economies. It presents and promotes its objectives, which are the protection and promotion of the economic, moral and professional interests of its members and the development of a spirit of solidarity and mutual support among them, in light of ongoing socio-economic changes. In collaboration with the State, Universities, Research Centres and other production and social groups, its constant aim is to enhance the competitiveness of enterprises, to introduce technology and diffuse innovation, ever emphasizing the multifaceted contribution made by business to the prosperity of society as a whole.
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Collaborating Organizations

PRAXI Network collaborates with most regional chambers and associations of Commerce and Industry, as well as with regional government offices, assuring a balanced and cost-effective coverage of the entire country, (from Macedonia-Thrace, Epirous, Thessaly, Central Greece, Peloponnese, Crete, to the Islands). Special emphasis is given on the outlying and often disadvantaged regions.

PRAXI Network maintains close links with most scientific (Universities and Research Centres), technological (Technology Parks and Sectoral RTD companies) and economic (venture capital and development banks) players, as well as with regional government in the country.

Visit the website of: Federation of Industries of Thessaly, Science & Technology Park of Crete