Acceleration Week for Sharing Economy projects
The Sharing Economy in Madeira
The importance of the sharing economy was discussed yesterday, 22nd November, in Funchal at the conference "The Sharing Economy in Madeira", organized by ACIF-CCIM under the SharEEN Project, co-financed by the European Union.
The biggest event in the Canary Islands about sharing economy: Sharing Islands 2018
During the last week of November, Tenerife and Gran Canaria host the biggest sharing economy event of the Canary islands. The event was atended by international experts in the business model based on interaction between users to share goods or services.
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.
SharEEN map of regional sharing economy initiatives
The map is based on the results of the surveying activity carried out by the SharEEN project in 2018. It includes a brief geo-referenced description of a set of sharing economy initiatives, platforms and companies, operating in the eight European regions covered by the project.