LT-PL CooPlatform


LT – PL cooperation platform supporting newly established business and promoting entrepreneurship

LT – PL CooPlatform

Project overall objective is to promote business creation, development and cooperation through improved business support services in Cooperation Programme area by knowledge and good practice sharing in business support organizations and mentoring of youth and other members of society in order to increase quality of business support services, quantity of new established entities and regional economic growth.

Lead beneficiary institution: Kaunas University of Technology (Lithuania). Beneficiary institutions: Alytus College (Lithuania), Taurage District Municipality Administration (Lithuania), Kaunas Chamber of Commerce Industry and Crafts (Lithuania), Bialystok University of Technology (Poland), Science and Technology Park Poland-East in Suwalki Sp. z o.o. (Poland).

Project LT-PL CooPlatform is going to be implemented in close cooperation between the beneficiaries and involving some or all of the project beneficiaries in every activity.  All project partners have their own tasks and responsibilities in order to implement project in the best and most effective way. Closer cooperation between project partners from different areas and different organizations (universities, municipality, science and technology parks, chamber of commerce) will create LT-PL Cooperation Platform with more open-minded communities, capable of engaging in sustainable cooperation and will positively contribute all the society.

During the project implementation period project business support organizations will work with youth and other society with the aim to create innovative or other possible business entities. The best ideas and the best teams of target group will get support from business support organizations during project period as well after the project implementation time.

Activities of the project:

  1. Project management activity
  2. LT-PL CooPlatform development activity
  3. Mentoring and training activity
  4. Information and publicity activity
  5. Closing activity

Indicators of project:

  • Competitions and international trainings with workshop
  • On-line trainings with advisory external experts
  • Partners meeting
  • Kick-off
  • Final meeting
  • Local entrepreneurship event
  • Experience exchange meeting
  • Two multilingual guidelines „Good practice of launching entrepreneur” and „Good practice of accelerating business entities”

All project activities are focused on strengthening the quality of business support organizations services in Cooperation Programme area by knowledge and good practice sharing between business support organizations and training of business support organization personnel in order to provide qualified services to new entrepreneurs, also mentoring of youth and other members of society in order to quantity and quality of new established, especially innovative business entities.

 

BASIC INFORMATION ABOUT PROJECT

Total costs of the project: 410 286,88 euro

Total ERDF support: 348 743,83 euro (85%)

Start date of the project activities: 01.02.2017

Project duration: 18 months