Project Partners

Munster Technological University is a multi-campus technological university, contributing to the region through the provision of academic programmes that support student development and opportunities, education and research. MTU has an extensive and impressive regional footprint with six campuses across the South-West region in Cork and Kerry. MTU works closely with employers, both regionally and nationally to ensure their programmes are relevant to specific industry sectors.

DEKAPLUS Business Services runs an accredited Hospitality Vocational Training and Examination Centre. It focuses on delivering hospitality qualification programmes on all levels and hands-on educational experiences in order to increase the employability and mobility opportunities of its learners in Europe. DEKAPLUS’s programmes bridge hospitality-market needs and educational requirements in order to provide realistic educational experiences.

The University of Nicosia (UNIC) is the largest university in Cyprus with some 250 full time faculty and 500 part time in a variety of undergraduate and post-graduate programmes in education, special education, computer science, engineering, business, communications, and multimedia.

Centrum Wspierania Edukacji i Przedsiębiorczości (CWEP) is a non-governmental, non-profit organization founded in 2004 by a group of entrepreneurs, teachers, social activists and IT specialists from Rzeszow, Poland. The Association’s mission is to increase the quality of education training at all levels and in all its forms, as well as to promote entrepreneurship in order to foster integration of any social group regardless of gender, age and ethnic origin. CWEP also has experience in conducting intercultural and social activities to reduce cultural and intergenerational differences.

OECON Group is a European management consulting firm and a leading advisor in business strategy, social entrepreneurship, as well as an adult education centre and VET provider established in Thessaloniki, Greece. Their customized approach combines deep insight into the dynamics of organizations, companies and markets, with
respect to the needs of society and to the respective target groups. This ensures that our clients achieve sustainable competitive advantage, build more capable organizations, and secure lasting results.

Business Development Friesland (BDF) from the Netherlands helps people and organisations to grow. We take own initiative to do so and we get frequently requested by businesses, schools, universities or governments to support them in
their efforts. BDF forms the link between business, education and government and supports organisation in realizing their
economic, international and social ambitions.

University of Plovdiv Paisii Hilendarski is a leading teaching, research, scientific and cultural centre in the country. It is the largest institution of higher education in Southern Bulgaria and the second largest Bulgarian university. It offers Bachelor’s, Master’s and Doctor’s degrees in the five major fields of higher education: natural sciences, formal sciences, humanities, social studies, and economics The Centre for Languages and Intercultural Communication (CLIC) involved in the project is a structure within the Faculty of Languages and Literature of the University of Plovdiv set up to promote effective language learning and intercultural communication. It provides high-quality services based on research into language, culture, and communication.

Klaipedos turizmo mokykla (Klaipeda Tourism School) is a vocational school providing both secondary and vocational education. Klaipedos turizmo mokykla has been preparing specialists in hospitality field for 65 years already. The school is a member of strong national network of VET schools, Lithuanian Association of Restaurant Chefs and Confectioners, as well as AEHT (European Association of Hotel and Tourism Schools).

LABC srl was established to merge the experience of five senior European consultants in the field of education, training, labour market, individual and community wellbeing. LABC’s mission is to always use the right solutions for specific issues. With experienced staff, LABC is able to contribute towards any initiative with the right and most effective approach.

SIC Alme M. Karlin is a secondary vocational school for catering and tourism Celje and is one of the most modern vocational schools in Slovenia. It offers 3 educational programmes for the catering and tourism sector as well as training programmes for National Occupational Qualifications or short courses tailored to the needs of individuel hotel and catering enterprises.

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