ACCI’s acceleration program brings together start-up women companies with distinguished executives from US Market Access Center and Prospera Women, 15 April 2022, Athens
Start-ups and teams participating in the ACCI’s acceleration program, within the framework of the Gazelle Project, had the opportunity, together with teams of the ACCI’s THEA Incubator, on April 15th, to participate in two workshops and round table discussions on issues regarding innovative female entrepreneurship and female leadership in the corporate environment. The workshop discussions were organized by the ACCI’s THEA Incubator and the National Chamber Network of Women Entrepreneurs, in collaboration with the US Market Access Center and Prospera Women.
The workshops were attended by two distinguished executives in the field of Startups and New Technologies, Mr. Alfredo Coppola, Co-CEO of the US Market Access Center, the longest-running incubator for startups in Silicon Valley, and Prospera Women, a program dedicated to empowering and promoting the growth of women-led companies around the world, as well as Ms. Amy Peck, Co-Chair of Prospera Women & Founder of ENDEAVOR VR, a leading global strategy and consulting firm VR/AR (XR).
The purpose of the workshops was, after presenting the projects, the exchange of views and the discussion with practical examples and advice between participating start-ups and entrepreneurs with the two distinguished executives from the American market, as well as with representatives of institutions and the business community. The topics concerned female entrepreneurship, methods of expanding a company and penetrating new markets.
In addition, in the workshops participated
- Sofia Kounenaki Efraimoglou , Vice President of ACCI, Executive Vice President of the Foundation of the Hellenic World, President of National Chamber Network of Women Entrepreneurs
- Betty Alexandropoulou, Executive Director of Enterprise Greece and Member of the Board
- Eleni Foti Director of International Relations · Athens Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Participating startups were:
- Dataphoria, Project Parenting, CoolTravel App, Pepper Vally, Omgyno