GreenHouse Kozani

The GreenHouse event in Kozani, received great interest and  participation. 64 applied for the event while 38 people  participated.

The free intensive three-day entrepreneurship workshop was organized by VentureGarden. VentureGarden is the result of co-creation by two leading educational institutions, ALBA Graduate Business School at The American College of Greece in Athens and Anatolia School of Business of The American College of Thessaloniki in Thessaloniki, with the support of The Hellenic Initiative. VentureGarden in collaboration with the University of Western Macedonia, with the support of Kozani Municipality and the Chamber of Kozani organised the Greenhouse event in Kozani.  Its purpose was to familiarize participants with entrepreneurial thinking and action, encourage the development of their ideas, and offer them useful tools in their first business steps.  During the weekend each idea was examined in depth and 11 teams had the opportunity to make a final presentation (pitch) and present their business plans to a judging committee. The two winning teams will have the opportunity to attend remotely the integrated training program of VentureGarden.



Since being founded in 1886 in Merzifon of Asia Minor, Anatolia has been synonymous with quality education. Based in Thessaloniki since 1923, Anatolia College is a private, non-for-profit educational institution imbued with the highest ideals of Greek and American education. Today, Anatolia comprises three academic divisions, offering education of the highest standards to young people as well as adults from Greece, the US and the Balkans: Anatolia Elementary School (Kindergarten - 6th Grade), Anatolia High School (Gymnasion and Lykeion High School and IBDP), and ACT - American College of Thessaloniki, which offers graduate and post-graduate programs. At the same time, CTY Greece (Center for Talented Youth) operates at Anatolia College since 2014, in collaboration with Johns Hopkins University and the Stavros Niarchos Foundation.

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