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AUTH is the sixth oldest, and among the most highly ranked, tertiary education institution within Greece. Named after the philosopher Aristotle, it is the largest university in Greece As of today, there is a student population of approximately 80,000 active students enrolled at the university. 

Peace Journalism Lab is a center of excellence in its field and within the Greek academic community, focusing on interdisciplinary themes such as: International and European Journalism, Peace Journalism, Crisis Management, Hate speech, disinformation, verification and awareness on the fake news, Media and war, Strategic Communications, Media and News Literacy, Diversity and the Media. It has been awarded a Jean Monet Chair for European Public Diplomacy and research fund from Google (DNI Fund).

Erasmus University Rotterdam is a highly ranked, international research university, based in the dynamic and diverse city of Rotterdam.

Founded in 1913, it is currently one the biggest universities of the Netherlands with a student population of 29,000 and a research community of circa 1,400. Scholars and students in seven faculties and two institutions work on global social challenges in the areas of:

  • health
  • wealth
  • governance
  • culture

As part of a large global network of academic partnerships, in strategic alliance with Leiden University and Delft University of Technology and in a unique collaboration with city and port, the dynamic city of Rotterdam serves as our laboratory.

The quality of research at Erasmus University, named after Rotterdam-born humanist and theologian Erasmus, is reflected in its consistent top-100 position in most major universities rankings. On the lively, modern campus, students and scholars of more than 100 nationalities are constantly encouraged to develop their talents and meet their ambition.

HELIXCONNECT EUROPE emerged in 2020 as a need for a better hands-on approach to facilitating innovation, helping organisations grow and enabling a proper integration among innovators, NGOs, industry and government. Our vision is to link Romania, Eastern Europe and Western Balkans with the global innovation systems and enable national knowledge and technology transfer.

With the up-rise of modern technologies and organisational performance frameworks, massive shifts and business model innovations are required in order to transform organisations to stay competitive while ensuring that they reach their intended impact in a fair and responsible manner. As such, HELIXCONNECT EUROPE works under an international advisory board composed of leading influencers from industry, innovation and policy making sectors in order to devise tailored and applied solutions for organisations.

ISQe is a Digital Learning Experience pioneer in Portugal. It has successfully implemented hundreds of projects and trained more than 1,000,000 learners in 11 countries, since 1996. 

ISQe specializes in the development of interactive media resources and the provision of Software as a Service (SaaS) solutions. Its main mission is to support companies by strengthening and updating the skills of their workforce. With creativity, innovation, and flexibility as values, combined with a strong set of internal skills in the technological, technical and pedagogical areas, the services provided by ISQe are characterized by the quality and creativity of the learning and management solutions and the development of products tailored to the needs and contexts of customers.

The University of Almería, one of the youngest and most dynamic universities of Spain, was created by the Andalusia Parliament in 1993 at the behest of the Autonomous Government of Andalusia. That was the beginning of a crucial period for the construction of the University and the planning of the future development. Today it has more than 12,000 students, 600 phd students, 100 research groups, and more than 800 lecturers.

Moreover, nowadays the University of Almería offers the students the possibility of studying a range of 31 bachelor’s degrees, 30 doctoral programmes, 40 official master’s programmes and 15 non-official masters’ programmes. The University is also proud of its modern facilities among which we can find four lecture theatres buildings, an auditorium, an indoor sport centre with a swimming pool and outdoor sport tracks and tennis courts.

Apart from the degree courses, the student can avail of a broad range of Enseñanzas propias [non-official courses designed by the University] (courses, specialist courses, expert courses, masters programmes, etc.) and a large offer of cultural and sport activities, which intend to satisfy the academic and extra academic demands, coming not only from the university community but from the society in general.

The University of Almería has a solid commitment with research and investigation, featuring in the third position in the Andalusia scientific production ranking, with 300 research contracts signed with companies, 70 patents registered and 700 published works.

Universidad Rey Juan Carlos (URJC) is a young public university with several campuses in the greater Madrid area, whose mission is to foster innovative research and high-quality education in one of Spain’s fastest-growing regions. URJC has managed to grow up to almost 50,000 students and nearly 1,100 lecturers, being currently the second largest among the six public Universities in Madrid in terms of students. URJC has a strong international projection, with an academic community comprising 5,000 foreigners from 60 countries.

Rey Juan Carlos University performs the public service of higher education through research, teaching and study. The functions of the Rey Juan Carlos University at the service of society are:

  • The creation, development, transmission and criticism of science, technology and culture.
  • The preparation for the exercise of professional activities that require the application of knowledge and scientific methods and for artistic creation.
  • The diffusion, valorization and transfer of knowledge at the service of culture, quality of life, and economic development.
  • The dissemination of knowledge and culture through university extension and lifelong learning


YET (Youth | Entrepreneurship | Education | Technology) is a registered NGO based in Thessaloniki, Greece. It aims to support young and future entrepreneurs, foster innovation, entrepreneurship and bring positive and impactful change for Greece, South Easter Europe and the EU.

YET firmly aims to help its dynamic audience (college students, young professionals, start-ups, future and current entrepreneurs) to improve their managerial, networking and leadership skills. To achieve this, YET has organized throughout the years of its activities a series of informative and training seminars,  workshops, open events, conferences, with a variety of guest speakers and hundreds of participants. 

YET is also a proud Member of the Digital Skills and Jobs Coalition.

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