Study visit to Thessaloniki, Greece


During the period of time from 25 February till 01 March 2013 there was a study visit to Aristotle University of Thessaloniki which took place in accordance with the project Workplan. 25 participants represented the 10 partner Universities.

The participants visited the Municipality of Thessaloniki, the industrial zone of Sindos, research centres, incubators and technopoles including Technopolis High Technology ICT Park. On 28 February the visitors had a meeting at the Centre for Dissemination of Research at Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. Special focus was put to the innovation practices at the University and presentation of the web-platforms developed by INTELSPACE and URENIO. Read More

Kick-off meeting & Needs Analysis Design Workshop in Uzhgorod, Ukraine


An initial meeting of the Partners of the Tempus Project “INNOLAB” financed by the European Commission took place on November 5th and 6th, 2012 at the Uzhgorod National University. The partners consisted of representatives of the Universities from Ukraine, Belarus, Estonia, United Kingdom, Greece, and the Business Incubator of Ternopil in Ukraine. Apologies were received from the Ministry of Education & Science in Ukraine.

The meeting served as a valuable opportunity to discuss the project implementation, partner responsibilities and all technical details pertaining to the project. The primary outcome of this initial meeting was to gain a better understanding, originate ideas and decide how to exploit an open innovation learning platform and action research in enterprise education in order to enhance the engagement & innovative capabilities of University in Post-Socialist Societies. Read More