The aim of this event is to meet, learn, share and network with professionals from the academic, business and entrepreneurial worlds. To discover an innovative, blended-learning approach to include cooperative entrepreneurial education in Secondary and Higher Education Institutions, and more importantly, in curricula.
Education professionals working together to improve youth employability in Europe and adaptability to a fast-changing environment and labour market.
YOUCOOPE has been working with educators from Europe and all around the globe to actively foster actively European youth’s knowledge about the cooperative model, cooperative entrepreneurship and entrepreneurial competences.
After two years of development, the partners of the Youcoope programme take stock of the results and usefulness of the methodology developed. Victoria, Francesco, Ana, José Carlos, Ilana, Jeffrey and Elin explain the impact of the implementation of entrepreneurship in the educational curriculum as well as the vision of Patrick Klein, Head of Unit Social Economy & Social Enterprise European Commission, on the importance of entrepreneurship education at all levels.
Join us for the kick-off of our international event and find out more about the project, how it has been worked on and what results have been achieved.
Take the opportunity to listen to Patrick Klein, Head of Unit Social Economy & Social Enterprise – DG GROW.G.2 giving us a policy maker’s point of view on the importance of cooperative entrepreneurship for the European Commission.
Dive into the YOUCOOPE project and develop an understanding of the progress and results of the project. Discover the YOUCOOPE Blended Learning Methodology as well as the Guide for Educators, tools that will help you master cooperative entrepreneurial education.
Get to know the COOPower, project aiming to raise public awareness of cooperative and social economy enterprises as alternative, inclusive and innovative approaches to tackling youth unemployment. It has also been financed by DG GROWTH under the same call as YOUCOOPE., and shares its values.
Meet Ana Aguirre and reflect with her on the conclusions reached during the conference and the importance of education in cooperative entrepreneurship. Ana Aguirre is part of the initial team of ‘Tazebaez’, an organisation that brings together the talent and effort of thirty young and motivated people who offer consultancy services in innovation processes, developing their activity in the field of education and the business world.
Wrap-up the day and hear a summary of the conclusions reached through the different parts of the event.
Also, stay tuned for information about how the networking session will work!