Sharing Islands Event
Sharing Islands 2018, is an international conference on collaborative economy. It will take place in the islands of Gran Canaria and Tenerife for three days, with the participation of international experts who will tackle the issue of how to generate local productive ecosystems and move from competitive territories to collaborative territories. On the last day the speaker Cristóbal Gracia will hold a workshop that focuses on the design and development of ollaborative models through platforms. 28-30 November Gran Canaria & 28 November - 1 December Tenerife.
Workshop: Opportunities for European Entrepreneurs in the Sharing Economy
Opportunities for European entrepreneurs in the sharing economy – a snapshot of the system. The workshop will provide Network advisers with more information about the sharing economy in Europe and explore how the Network can support this ‘new’ economic sector with its existing assets, tools and expertise. This workshop will take place during the Enterprise Europe Network Annual Conference 2018.
The 1st regional workshop on sharing economy in the Calabria region
On 28 September, in the Press Room of the Congress Centre of the University of Calabria, an entire afternoon was dedicated to the workshop "From digital platforms to social enterprises: business models for sharing economy" with the contribution of regional and national operators, entrepreneurs and innovators.
The meeting was organized by SPIN for the European project SharEEN (www.shareen.eu) in collaboration with Goodwill and Talent Garden Cosenza, with the aim of better understanding the needs of the initiatives already active in the region, extend and verify the first mapping made by the project and stimulate further for insights and collaborations.
SharEEN is an European pilot project on “Opportunities for European Entrepreneurs in the Sharing Economy”, co-funded by the European Commission under the Call: 251-G-GRO-PPA-16-9953.
The objective of SharEEN is to identify and link-up with collaborative economy platforms, exchange experience with all relevant stakeholders and help European SMEs, social enterprises and other relevant actors to exploit the opportunities offered by the sharing economy.
In particular, the project aims at building knowledge and capacity among Enterprise Europe Network partners’ staff and other stakeholders on sharing economy, and help them define and deploy supporting services for their SMEs.