SharEEN Project info day in Plovdiv, Bulgaria

The topic of the SharEEN project info day is SharEEN Project: Opportunities for entrepreneurs in the sharing economy. Project activities and advisory services provisioning. The event will be held  in Plovdiv, Bulgaria at 16 April 2019. The venue is Plovdiv Chamber of Commerce and Industry at Samara Str. 7.

The event is designed for organizations and businesses operating in the shared economy, but also for would-be entrepreneurs, start-ups, relevant stakeholders, regional associations, NGOs, etc. Objectives: to inform participants about the project and planned activities in the region of Plovdiv, to share the results of needs assessment activities and interactive mapping, to exchange good practices and experiences in the field, to discuss the collaborative incentives in the region. 


 9:30-10:00 Registration of participants

10:00-10:10 Welcome address by the President of Plovdiv CCI

10:10-11:00 Presentation of SharEEN project. Review of the interactive map created.

11:00-12:00 Needs assessment activities and results. Advisory services provisioning

12:00-12:30 Q&A, open discussion

12:30-13:40 Opportunities of the Sharing Economy for regional businesses, presentation of a good practice

13:40-14:00 Wrap-up and next steps review



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. Grant agreement SI2.763745. 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.