Welcome to the OPEN-EYE website!

Erasmus for young entrepreneurs is a European exchange programme, which supports the establishment of European business relationships among new and experienced entrepreneurs. Discover the (funding) opportunities of this European Programme – OPEN-EYE, a network of support organisations, is glad to assist you hereby. The Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs programme offers new chances for existing entrepreneurs (hosts) and for new entrepreneurs. This website is an additional offer to the official Website of the Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs programme.

  • Expand your business
  • Enter other European markets
  • Get in contact with other entrepreneurs
  • Get some fresh ideas for your business
  • You have a business idea
  • You have decided to set up your own company
  • But you wonder… will it work?
Why host a new entrepreneur?

You can get input from the fresh ideas and new skills of a motivated new entrepreneur. You can tap into the knowledge of other European markets and develop your international contacts, without moving from your office. The exchange could be the starting point to find new opportunities for your business.

Why go on an exchange?

As a would-be or newly established entrepreneur, you can find yourself at crossroads. You need first hand guidance. On-the-job training with an experienced entrepreneur will help answer your questions and prepare you to run your own company successfully.

Open the checklist for host entrepreneurs, which guides you through the programme Open the checklist for new entrepreneurs, which guides you through the programme
read more about the Erasmus for Young entrepreneurs programme … read more about the the Erasmus for Young entrepreneurs programme …

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Board Members

Michal Ortreba
Michał Otręba
Horda sp. z o.o, Poland
Carlos Jonay Suárez Suárez
Pueblos Remotos and The Remote Books, Spain
Nino Bašić
Nino Bašić
University of Primorska, Slovenia
Dilek Topkara
dilekerei, Germany
Maurizio Ghisolfi
Profiter.ai, Luxembourg
Javier González Expósito
Tivity, Spain
Rasmuel Pechuel
Rasmus Pechuel
Ingenious Knowledge GmbH, Germany
Christoph Huter, Austrian Economic Chambers,
Christoph Huter
Austrian Federal Economic Chamber, Austria
Dmitrijs Baburgs
Daile, Latvia
José Miguel Márquez Morales
Fajalauza Factory, Spain
Ausma Cīrulniece
Ausma Photos, Latvia
Monika Anna Tomczyk
Translator and Interpreter, Spain
Pia Gross
Region Fulda GmbH, Germany
Natalia Roelofs
Project Management Professional, Belgium
Erika Glescic
Registered dietitian, Slovenia
Mathias Haas
supersocial, Austria
Prof. Dr. Daniel Ehls
University of Applied Sciences Fulda, Germany
Gabrielle Sospiro
ECEPAA, Belgium
Marco Mazzoni
Ygoss Srl, Italy