Arad Development Centre (CDA) – Project Coordinator

Arad Development Centre (CDA) is a nongovernmental and regional coverage Association. CDA aims to support the development of the region by organizing promotional activities, consultancy, education, services and events, access to finance and implementation of projects with grant funding, local cooperation, regional or European territory. CDA Arad was established based on the conclusion no. 7901 by Arad County Court of Justice Arad on 11/12/2012 (the legal basis is the Government Ordinance 26/2000 on associations and foundations).

CDA provides:

  • support on community service promotion, consulting,
  • education, services and events,
  • access and implementation of projects funded grants, support public private partnerships (PPP),
  • support social enterprise,
  • technology transfer and the bond market,
  • training,
  • retraining and reorientation.

The Association is an active partner in the assessment, development and implementation of local and regional development strategies, transfer of know-how to the economic partnerships in sustainable projects that focus on the exploitation of renewable resources, social responsibility and the development of culture.

As partner or as leader, we have developed many EU projects, like COSME, EEA grants, Erasmus+, in the field of entrepreneurship, environmental protection, community awareness and education. We are partners in disseminating information about Horizon 2020, National Program for Agriculture and Rural Development, organizing brokering events and company missions.


Centre For Education And Entrepreneurship Support 

Centre For Education And Entrepreneurship Support (CWEP) is an non-governmental organization founded in 2004 by group of entrepreneurs, teachers and social activists from Rzeszow. CWEP cooperates with businesses and educational institutions. Mission of CWEP 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. The aim of the CWEP is to promote and implement the best solutions that serve this purpose. Particularly, the aims are to improve accessibility, quality and efficiency of education of all people, to promote and contribute to adult education, life-long learning, e-learning and the usage of new technologies in education and entrepreneurship. The Association works with many partners from Europe in order to strengthen economic position of enterprises and provides on-line platform for companies.


E&D Knowledge Consulting

E&D Knowledge Consulting is a consulting company specialized in the areas of innovation and knowledge management and capacity building for entrepreneurship and innovation. E&D main lines of consulting cover strategies, mentoring and training for:

  • Developing innovation strategies and processes within organisations,
  • Establishing culture for creativity and innovation,
  • Development of skills required for innovation and creativity (ideation techniques, critical thinking, collaborative behaviours, innovative mind-set etc.),
  • Business models for innovation and innovation of business models,
  • Co-creation of innovation and knowledge (mechanisms, tools and strategies for collaborative innovation and knowledge transfer),
  • Evaluation and monitoring of innovation abilities and needs for improvements.

E&D Knowledge Consulting provides customized for the needs of each customer solutions in the fields of innovation and entrepreneurship that allow organisations to:

  • Maximise performance,
  • Increase innovative capacity,
  • Diagnose their current market position and growth potential,
  • Develop their knowledge base,
  • Increase competitiveness and,
  • Define sustainable development strategy for companies and other organisations.

In this way, E&D Knowledge Consulting aims to drive social and economic development through nurturing more innovative, skilled and engaged citizens, workers and leaders, and to support the creation and growth of innovation and market leaders. Our activities cover integrated workshops, mentoring and coaching, consulting and projects.

For more information about E&D Knowledge Consulting, please visit


LABC is a company based in Torino (IT). LABC is a learning community, aiming to share and build upon the experience of professionals in the field of individual and community wellness, group-work, education and training, reintegration into labour market, project management.

LABC is enriched by pan-European collaborations, always adopting and promoting the principles of:

– collaborative learning: we exchange, improve and share experiences, resources and skills, in order to optimize international and intermodal collaborations, develop and transfer of methodologies and praxis

– generativity: we establish, support and guide the ability to create, generate and produce new psychological, social and educational tools, models and praxis, with the aim of spreading them freely throughout the community

LABC is active and experienced in:

# care work, individual and community well-being through a widespread range of activities, including group work sessions, supervisions, training, consultancy on management, organization of public events, lectures and seminars

# Education and Research by designing learning methodologies and implementing training materials and tools dedicated to improve the awareness of participants and recipients on topics of particular interest in psychological, educational, social and environmental fields.







Materahub manages international pilot projects to support cultural and creative industries, encouraging innovation and inclusion processes and a new entrepreneurial vision to face contemporary challenges.

Materahub organizes several international Capacity Building activities, aimed at meeting and contaminating skills between local and international experts, entrepreneurs and policy makers. These are projects funded by the European Erasmus + programs, Cosme, Interreg, Horizion 2020, etc.

Materahub is also a Europe Direct Center for Matera and its province. It is the official information point recognized by the European Commission which aims to promote calls for proposals and initiatives put forward by the European Union and convey the sense of European citizenship.

Since 2010, Materahub has been the Intermediary Organization of the European Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs program; since 2014 it is the Italian host of the Creative Business Cup, the only international competition dedicated to cultural and creative industries.

Materahub is a member of the Puglia Creative District and is part of the cluster of Cultural Industries and Creative Basilicata Creativa. The Consortium is also included in the international CARP network that promotes cultural routes on the prehistoric art of the Council of Europe.



Valencia Inno Hub (Innohub) is a Spanish non-profit organization born with the objective of putting together talent, technology, as well as personal and professional development. It aims is to promote entrepreneurship through actions supporting an innovative and technology creation environment, together with a special focus on disadvantaged society groups and their economic and social inclusion. Innohub believes in the necessity of change in the economic model in order to create a more competitive and value-adding economy, facilitating the necessary tools for our companies and individuals.

Valencia INNO HUB was created with the objective of combining talent with technology and, to achieve it, we intend to promote entrepreneurship through all actions that encourage the creation of an ecosystem of technology and knowledge generation, in order to promote the creation of technology based organisations.


Center for Social Innovation (CSI)

Center for Social Innovation (CSI) is a Research and Development organization, which focuses on fostering social innovation that can bring about a positive change to local, national, regional, and global entities. These entities include but are not limited to governments, local administrative agencies, non-for-profit agencies, commercial entities, and educational institutions. The CSI team is composed of open-minded, fully equipped researchers, entrepreneurs, project managers, trainers, and Information Technology specialists. CSI encompasses the capability and capacity to identify social needs, design and implement adjusted initiatives, and provide for sustainable growth. The CSI team’s areas of expertise are in the fields of traditional education and e-learning, entrepreneurship, start-ups, innovation, creativity, negotiations, IP advisory services, social responsibility, business advisory solutions, data analytics, information technologies, project management, project evaluation services, product validation, training and computer gaming. CSI draws know-how and skills from its wide global network, which includes academic institutions, IT companies, public services, international organizations, start-ups, and public services.