According to Wikipedia: “ecosystems are defined by the network of interactions among organisms, and between organisms and their environment”. Well, this type of balance is exactly what we at Metavallon are working on in order to improve and further develop the entrepreneurial ecosystem here in Greece and are thus empowering startups in the most holistic and potent way.
What a turnout and lively discussions in the first MOOC meetup in Athens! The Massive Open Online Course “Beyond Silicon Valley: Entrepreneurship in Transitioning Economies” commenced last week, having found an astounding response across Greece. The launch was marked by an energetic meetup on April 30th hosted by the head organizer, ALBA Graduate Business School at the American College in Greece, and welcomed two remarkable guest entrepreneurs, Rebecca Pitsika (People for Business) and Alexandros Trimis (dopios).
The meetup […]
Since 2011 when we started our operations, Metavallon has attracted increasing community and media attention to an unexpected degree. Journalists are always attracted to people that disregard norms and adversities to create something exceptional; and to organizations that do valuable things with honesty, transparency, and hard work.
Building an efficient entrepreneurial ecosystem – ALBA Graduate Business School at The American College of Greece
Hosting Metavallon workshops, co-organizing unique learning initiatives for entrepreneurs (the most recent one being the first Greek MOOC), and sharing personal insights and expertise, the team of the ALBA Graduate Business School at The American College of Greece has been a true-hearted Partner of Metavallon from the very early days.
Within just the past few years, the entrepreneurial arena in Greece has seen a remarkable shift and a surge of activity towards a more modern and globally competitive ecosystem. People and organizations took initiative and the lead to set foundations for awareness, action, and growth – and to this end they fortunately had capable allies within Greece and internationally.
On 23 February 2014 Alexandra Choli discussed the amazing story of Metavallon with journalist Sylvia Klimaki on SKAI Television.
Those of us who live in cities often complain about the buzzing problems of our urban environment. But how many of us actually do something about these issues? Well, we know a group of young Greeks who DO! They are the awesome volunteers at City of Errors, a dynamic and rapidly-rising online social network for civil engagement, aiming to engage active citizens who provide actionable solutions in our everyday city life.
segmatiX is a high-end marketing automation software-as-a-service (SaaS) product build by Adacom. Having recently joined Metavallon as a Partner, its dynamic team seeks to contribute market know-how, add to the innovative startup spirit, and boost the entrepreneurial activity in Greece and beyond.
Sophicus is a Greek startup founded by Nikos, Dora and Lucie, individuals with I.T., design and scientific studies background. Their mission is to boost the opportunities for and elevate the work of every researcher in the world: to build a bridge with the public so that researchers connect with their audience, exchange among themselves, attract resources, and create a collective voice around the value of their research.