YSAO (Ylä-Savo Vocational College) is part of Ylä-Savo Municipal Federation of Education. The Federation, composed of nine municipalities, is the main provider of vocational upper secondary education and vocational adult education and the sole provider of vocational apprenticeship in the region.

YSAO is over 50-year old educational institution, whose age is not visible. Our educational institution is an active player on selected fields and its main task is to train competent professionals for the needs of working life. The total number of students in vocational upper secondary education, adult education and vocational apprenticeship is 1,900 students per year. We have over 200 professionals in education, development and service delivery.

Ylä-Savo Municipal Federation of Education plays an active role as the developer of Ylä-Savo region. It takes actively part in regional ventures of both education sector and industrial life, which support the development of local industries as well as the development of staff and education provided by YSAO, and strengthen co-operation between businesses and education sector.

We are actively cooperating with different parties and one of our goals is to help our sub-region to succeed in the future. Our main focus areas are to meet the needs of Ylä-Savo business and we are also an active player in implementing Ylä-Savo business strategy.



Apid is an employers’ association based in Turin, Italy. It was born in 1989 thanks to the women entrepreneurs joining API Turin, a local Association of Small and Medium Industries which offers services and assistance to local enterprises. Apid is a non profit and gender-based association, active in promoting a new entrepreneurial culture, in developing strategies to support women entrepreneurs, equal opportunities, work – life balance, inclusion, diversity and CSR. The principal aim of the institution is to help female entrepreneurship in socio-economical development  through the exploitation  and the strengthening  of professional skills and of networking of female entrepreneurs.

WINONLINE-LINE is an IT, Training and Consulting company, located in Patras (Greece).
Main objectives of the company is the provision of:
• quality IT and consulting services in business terms to companies and enterprises in all sectors of economy,
• training services which address the needs of various target groups (young people, teachers in primary and secondary schools, people from vulnerable groups, elders, unemployed people, entrepreneurs, etc),
• IT services, focusing in web development and creation of online educational platforms,
• managing and developing of project services, mostly oriented to improve the quality of people, especially people who from social vulnerable groups.

The company is an active member of EfVET (European Forum of Technical and Vocational Education and Training), due to its activities as a company that provides lifelong training and represents Greek members to the Steering Committee of the Organization in Brussels.

In addition, the company has a well established network with partners from all over Europe, with which has already cooperated in European projects and through working groups in several European Forums and Organizations.
The company has a staff with lot of experience in European and National Projects.



Eurosuccess Consulting (Cyprus), through a dynamic team of young scientists provides a comprehensive package of services addressing the needs of modern Cyprus enterprises especially on matters like innovation and technology. EUROSUCCESS identified, from the initial steps of its operations, the need for creating links between the Cyprus economy and the wider European market and put great emphasis on the exploitation of the potentials created by the accession of Cyprus in the European Union. Today EUROSUCCESS offers a variety of services to the Public, as well as the Private sector of Cyprus. It has also started to actively participate in international schemes, through a well-established network of partners abroad, based on the intense past experience of its founder.

Eurosuccess is currently involved into more than 60 Lifelong Learning, ERASMUS + and JUSTICE Programmes – in three of them as coordinator, as well as is one of the assessors for the Cypriot NA and the Norwegian Funds, targeted to NGOs. In addition, Eurosuccess Consulting is a member of the: International Trade Council, European Prison Education Association (EPEA), European Policy Network on Key Competences in School Education (KeyCoNet Network), Cyprus Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCCI), Cyprus Employers and Industrialists Federation (OEB) and Nicosia Chamber of Commerce and Industry (NCCI). Furthermore, Eurosuccess Consulting, is an accredited VET Center from the Human Resource Development Authority of Cyprus, the relevant public authority as regards to training and education.



Lithuanian education and science trade union (LESTU)

A modern, dynamic and politically independent organization created to effectively protect the social, economic and professional interests of its members and other educational staff at all levels – national, regional and institutional – and to influence education policy-making to address the needs of citizens of the Republic of Lithuania.

We believe that everyone feels safe, not only by being a member, but by being a member of the collective that defends them, and by building a community whose voice is heard by both employers and government, because they will see that we are solidarity and united, to achieve their intended goals than acting alone.
Our ambition – An educational community whose strength is based on communication, social partnership and the consolidation of social guarantees in collective agreements.
What kind of people do we offer it to?
For teachers, trainers, trainers, researchers, student support staff, librarians and non-teaching staff in educational institutions who want to build a civil society that is concerned not only with human responsibilities but also with rights and the social and economic well-being of everyone.
What and how do we do it?
We represent and defend the professional, labor, economic and social interests of educational staff and provide legal advice on labor relations. LESTU team consists of qualified professionals who carry out legal analysis and research, provide member education, staff development training, provide member training on a variety of topics, participate in and assist in the preparation of various levels of collective bargaining.


Women Union Patras

Patra’s Women Union is a humanitarian organization focusing on the enforcement of women and vulnerable social groups, founded in 1991 by Mrs Koula Rogdaki.

29 years later,today, the current president Mrs Anna Maria Rogdaki, daughter of the late founder is determined to fulfill her mother’s dream and her last wish – E.GY.PA to grow bigger helping more people every day – and she has succeeded.

Patra’s Women Union is now the largest organization in Western Greece, having more than five thousand active members and donations that reach up to more than 300.000 euros.

Knowing that those in need are a lot more than those who care enough to help, they struggle to make the world a better place.



ERROTU is a SME working around specialised architecture and ageing society. Founded in 2014, it has two working lines: on one hand, Consultancy and Training, and on the other hand, Managing and Developing Projects and Planning, all oriented to improve the life quality of people, specially elderly, through the built environment.

ERROTU´s founding members have a broad experience in entrepreneurship and quality

management processes, working with ISO UNE 9001 and ISO UNE 170001 and ISO UNE 170002.

They have worked in consultancy for public and private institutions, quality management, Project management, training and they have been speakers in several congresses and forums. They have taken part and developed both national and international R+D projects, most of them regarding to effects of the ageing population and the built environment. In Erasmus + projects in particular, they have been part of several projects, like: INTGEN, TECHsenior, GROWMAT, D-CARE, DEAL e.g.

They collaborate very closely with the environment area of Aubixa Foundation, who works to improve quality of life for people with dementia.