The MAP Project - A Mediterranean Acceleration Programme for Innovative SMEs

Thematic objective: A.1 Développement des entreprises et des PME
الأولوية: Priorité A.1.1 Soutenir les start-ups innovantes et les entreprises récemment créées, avec un accent particulier sur les jeunes et les femmes entrepreneurs, et faciliter la protection de leurs droits de propriété intellectuelle et de commercialisation, le cas échéant
Brief description of the project: The aim of the project is to support young and female managers of recently established innovative SMEs to enter new markets either in the country they are operating in or abroad.
Objectifs principaux – problèmes à traiter: The main objective is to provide to innovative MSMEs customized internationalisation support services aiming to facilitate their introduction to new markets through a ‘soft landing’ programme. This programme, consisting of 4 phases, aims to accelerate the internationalisation strategy of the innovative MSMEs by identifying their specific needs and providing customized support.
Résultats attendus: The expected result of the project will be an increase in the share of young (24 – 35 years old) and female (all ages) staff in managerial positions in recently established companies (since 2011) that can access and develop innovative markets, domestically and/or in other MED countries and/or have direct access to the targeted MSMEs.
Partners already involved: PricewaterhouseCoopers Ltd
Partenaires recherchés: Business incubators and accelerators, innovation centres, clusters, networks of investors, related government departments. Chrysses Nicolaides of CNE Business Development Ltd is the Coordinator of the project.
Budget total prévisionnel: 2.5 - 3 million euros
First name: Margarita
Last name: Kyprianou
Name of the organisation: PricewaterhouseCoopers Ltd
Type d’organisme: Company or other economic operator
City: Nicosia
Country: cy
البريد الإلكتروني: margarita.kyprianou@cy.pwc.com
Phone number: 0035722555140
Skype contact:
Website: http://www.pwc.com.cy/