S4Fashion is a project co-funded by the COSME Programme of the European Union, aims to empower small medium-sized enterprises to introduce new sustainable and circular economy products, services, methods, tools and business models for the fashion industry.
Interested partnerships will form pilot project ideas in response to the S4Fashion Call for Proposals. The 25 successful pilot projects will benefit from a bespoke programme including mentoring, networking opportunities and financial support.
European Creative Hubs Network: The European Creative Hubs Network is a peer-led network with a mission to enhance the creative, economic and social impact of hubs around Europe and neighbouring countries. As focal points for creative professionals and businesses, hubs offer the most effective way to support the growth and development of cultural and creative industries.
Envolve: Envolve Entrepreneurship is an entrepreneurship support organization, founded by the Libra Group, that provides resources, education and award programs for startup businesses globally. The organization encompasses the former Hellenic Entrepreneurship Award (HEA) and the American Entrepreneurship Award (AEA) – programs that have declared 61 winners since 2012, supporting job creation and economic growth in Greece and the USA. Striving for a global society where all business owners can prosper and grow, Envolve is committed to developing and cultivating entrepreneurial ecosystems, by ensuring business support services are more readily available to diverse entrepreneurs.
DataScouts:DataScouts is a data technology company from Gent (Belgium). We have the ambition to make our customers the best-informed companies in the world. With a combination of useful data, AI and human expertise, we help customers identify market trends, early signals, blind spots and strategic scenarios for the future. Our robust framework exposes networks & connections, opportunities & playfields, ideas & knowledge, the power balance in business relationships and makes them comprehensible.
IED: IED (Istituto Europeo di Design) is an international network dedicated to design education in the fields of Fashion, Design, Visual Arts, Management and Communication since 1966, with its 18 schools spread across 12 cities and 3 countries, with more than 120,000 graduates coming from 90 different countries. IED REC’s team of designers, researchers and strategists based in Madrid develop research programmes and innovation projects in collaboration with a wide pool of stakeholders from all over the planet.
ZIPHOUSE: ZIPHOUSE is the only Fashion Hub from the Republic of Moldova representing an innovative platform for learning, collaboration, networking, promotion and prototyping, which gathers more than 7,000 members of the community, formed from students, entrepreneurs, mentors and experts in the field. More than this, ZIPHOUSE offers specialized fashion courses, workshops and trainings in order to develop all the branches from the local light industry