On January 27th a Career fair was organized by Municipality of Maribor, Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Štajerska, Chamber of Craft and Small Business – regional unit Maribor.

The event was aimed at school population – final year of elementary school (15yo) and final year of vocational school (19yo), with companies interested in gaining new colleagues.

There were altogether 15 vocational and 2 grammar schools presented, 2 boarding houses, 39 entrepreneurs, and 3 members of business support organizations present at the event, which was attended by approximately 3.000 people and was covered by various local and national media:

National radio television broadcast: http://4d.rtvslo.si/arhiv/tele-m/174451744

Slovenian national press agency: http://znanost.sta.si/2350120/mariborskim-solarjem-predstavili-priloznosti-na-kariernem-sejmu

City newspaper: https://maribor24.si/lokalno/foto-v-mariboru-otvorili-karierni-sejem-poklicev-izobrazevanja/

Local newspaper: http://www.lokalec.si/novice/karierni-sejem-za-ucence-in-dijake/

Maribor Development Agency was present at a stand, where EYE programme was also promoted.

MRA has promoted the EYE programme to final year of vocational schools (aged 19) and have established contact with 8 potential SMEs that showed interest of joining the EYE network as host entrepreneurs.

MRA has made contact through phone calls, e-mails and held face-to-face meetings with potential NEs/HEs: 14 NE and 13 HE.


SODERCAN has run 2 promotional events on EYE and ERASMUSNET at CESINE and at the European Atlantic University, both placed in Santander.


Heraklion, Crete, Nov. 4, 2016.

The event organized by the Committee of the Regions, the Region of Crete and the Hellenic Agency for Local Development and Local Government and it was attended by over 100 people, among them potential entrepreneurs, company representatives, academics, and representatives of local administration and government. EYE programme presented by Artemis Saitakis, who participated in a round table discussion over Youth Entrepreneurship in Smart Specialization Sectors.

Mayor of Heraklion, Vice Governor of Entrepreneurship, Region of Crete and Representative of the EC

Governor of Crete addressing the conference

 Greek Minister of Interior attending the conference