UNIVERSITATEA TEHNICA GHEORGHE ASACHI DIN IASI (ROMANIA)
Universitatea Tehnica Gheorghe Asachi din Iasi (TUIASI) is a prestigious Romanian university, classified as a university for advanced research and education. The faculty has the only one certified doctoral study program for textile, clothing and footwear from Romania. The faculty has strong connection with the industry, and over the years it has created an effective networking with business community.
INSTITUTO TECNOLOGICO DEL CALZADO Y CONEXAS (SPAIN)
INESCOP is a Centre for Technology and Innovation, founded in 1971 as a private and non-profit making association. With more than 50 years of experience, the Institute works to provide technology services, transfer knowledge and conduct research on general relevant topics for the footwear sector. Our LEIT MOTIV is to promote innovation within the footwear sector by offering solutions to technical and scientific needs of companies.
CENTRO TECNOLOGICO DE CALÇADO DE PORTUGAL (PORTUGAL)
CTCP is a private, non-profit organization, founded in 1986, with facilities in the north of Portugal near the main Footwear industrial areas. CTCP aims at supporting all companies of Portuguese Footwear Cluster in several fronts related to their competitiveness, such as Quality Control, Consultancy, Training, Marketing and Promotion, Research and Development, Health & Safety, Environment, Business Intelligence, Studies and comparative Research.
CONFEDERATION EUROPEENNE DE L'INDUSTRIE DE LA CHAUSSURE ASBL (BELGIUM)
CEC is the European umbrella organisation representing the major national footwear associations in EU. CEC is THE VOICE of the sector in Brussels, while it also constitutes a platform and communication channel to increase knowledge and collaboration between all footwear stakeholders. CEC’s objective is to boost the competitiveness and sustainable growth of the sector by supporting research and innovation, engaging on education and attracting new generations.
VIRTUAL CAMPUS (PORTUGAL)
Virtual Campus Lda. is a development, training and consulting company in the areas of Technology Enhanced Learning and Serious Games. The company has over 10 years of experience in managing and participating in EU funded projects, having worked in projects in the field of educational technology, health and industry, addressing diverse target groups, and building different domains and platforms.
CREATIVE THINKING DEVELOPMENT (GREECE)
CRE.THI.DEV. is a Greek non-profit company aiming at community development through research and development of action plans, focused on the local and social economies, mainly on the fields of life-long learning, employment, sports, environmental protection and local development. The company establishes close cooperation with local and regional authorities, government authorities and business associations in order to promote innovation, entrepreneurship and sustainable development.
LICEUL "ALEXANDRU CEL BUN" (ROMANIA)
”Alexandru cel Bun” High School, Technical secondary school, is located in Romania, and provides technical education and training for the technology and theoretical profiles. The school has a total of 850 students, between 14 and 19 years old in the secondary education and over in the tertiary level, 50 teachers (from which 10 are textile engineers). Implemented many European Projects, has a big experience in technical and vocational education and training.