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Our vision is to empower talented individuals to create sustainable businesses, which contribute to economic growth, social cohesion and entrepreneurial culture in Greece.

Orange Grove is a platform that offers support to young entrepreneurs in Greece. It is a renowned initiative of the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Athens and is financially supported by Dutch-Greek businesses and grant-making foundations active in Greece.
Orange Grove helps startups and SMEs by providing them with training, workshops, networking opportunities, mentors, international know-how & best practices, access to international markets and much more!

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Since 2013, over 170 startups have been a part of Orange Grove.

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What is Orange Grove? Orange Grove is a flexible workspace where young Greek and Dutch entrepreneurs can work on their business, where they can network and learn. Orange Grove is located in the center of Athens, opposite the Kalimarmaro stadium. Who started Orange Grove? Orange Grove is an initiative of the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Athens and its Dutch and Greek partners. Its aim is to address problems posed by brain drain and youth unemployment in Greece. The Embassy works with a large group of Dutch and Greek people and organizations: Dutch companies with a long presence in the Greek market, Greek businesses, educational institutions, such as Athenian Brewery, Philips, InterAmerican, Coco-Mat, KLM, University of Amsterdam, Delft University of Technology and Athens University of Economics and Business. What does Orange Grove offer? Orange Grove offers state of the art flexible workspaces equipped with a conference room, workspaces on sofas and at desks, wifi and good coffee. Participants in Orange Grove will have the opportunity to attend master classes, seminars and lectures that will be organized in accordance with their needs. Participants get assigned a mentor who will be their advisor in the early stages of starting their business. Also, they will have the chance to be coached and mentored by experienced professionals (including services from our pools of lawyers and accountants). These professionals will share their entrepreneurial know-how and will occasionally provide mentoring on how to deal with the various issues that young entrepreneurs may be confronted with. The educational programme will be conducted in cooperation with the University of Amsterdam, Delft University of Technology and Athens Universitity of Economics and Business. Finally, Orange Grove offers access to a valuable network: the network of the participants, of the sponsors and that of the Embassy. Orange Grove wants to help young entrepreneurs to bring their start-ups a step closer to success. Who is Orange Grove looking for? Are you a Greek or Dutch entrepreneur? Have you just graduated and are you ready to start a business? Are you motivated, innovative and versatile? Are you younger than 35 full of entrepreneurial spirit? Then Orange Grove is the place to start working and to realize your dream. In Orange Grove you can meet likeminded young entrepreneurs with whom you can compare notes, share experiences and get inspired to turn your idea into a success. You can meet inspiring professionals who will share their insights on networking, social media, and niche markets, among many other things. How can I apply? Please see our page "How to apply" for more information. If you would like to apply for a working space in Orange Grove and you feel that you satisfy the selection criteria that are listed in our note "How to apply", please send us an email, with a scan of your passport or ID-card at info@orangegrove.biz and we will send you the application form. What are my obligations once I have been selected? You will be part of Orange Grove for a minimum period of six months As a participant you will enter into a participant’s agreement with Orange Grove. This agreement will list the benchmarks you will have to work on while in Orange Grove. When do the lectures, seminars etc. take place? Lectures will be held every Thursday afternoon at 19:30 hrs in Orange Grove. A schedule of speakers will be announced on Orange Grove website and on Facebook. Educational activities such as bootcamps and seminars will be announced ahead of time. Participants in Orange Grove can attend these seminars free of charge. How do I get access to the expertise relevant to my business that is not covered seminars, lectures or the pool of mentors? If you feel you need specific expertise, you can contact project manager Anna-Maria or assistant project manager Christina to discuss your additional needs. They can help setup meetings with relevant parties.
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Last week, Yiannis Kanellopoulos represented us at the Digital Business Transformation Conference of Boussias Communications! Check below the interesting panel titled "Stratified Digital Orchestration-How to Move to a New Business Model"!
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Εκπροσωπώντας το Orange Grove στο Boussias Communications's Digital Business Transformation Conference 2020 στην πολύ καλή παρέα του panel με θέμα "Stratified Digital Orchestration – How to Move to a New Business Model".
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Tomorrow at 5pm, the American-Hellenic Chamber of Commerce and it's international Trade Department #TradeUSA are organizing a webinar to prepare Greek companies for the post-COVID period and assist them in their business plans for growth of their export activities in the U.S.
Gain insights and practical tips on:
- The impact of the pandemic on the US Market
- Understanding the radical shifts in consumer behavior
- Challenges emerged for Greek companies
- What does the 'new normal' look like?
- Are there opportunities for Greek exporters?
Find more information and register below! 👇👇👇
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Congratulations to our startups #KYTION and BioCoS for being among the 10 companies awarded at the "Innovation & Technology" Competition of #NBGBusinessSeeds organized by the National Bank of Greece! 👏👏👏
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Join EnterpriseGreece in their next #webinar on "How to Do Business in the U.S.A. , COVID19 Challenges and Opportunities" with a focus on the #tech industry!
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Last week, @ykanellopoulos represented us at the Digital Business Transformation Conference of Boussias Communications! Check below for the interesting panel titled "Stratified Digital Orchestration-How to Move to a New Business Model"! https://t.co/EKnVYdXqPj https://t.co/uH8eKneQWe OrangeGroveGr photo

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Congratulations @elioplus for being included in the Forrester's 2020 Channel Tech Stack in two different categories, Partner Relationship Management (PRM) and Channel Learning & Readiness (CLR)! 👏👏👏 https://t.co/6dOBkJpVhm https://t.co/pDPgNk3TXI OrangeGroveGr photo

Tomorrow at 5pm, the @AmChamGr & it's international Trade Department #TradeUSA are organizing a webinar to prepare GR companies for the post-COVID period&assist them in their business plans for growth of their export activities in the U.S. More info here: https://t.co/ASlFQw18xx https://t.co/apqhLSKcje OrangeGroveGr photo

Congratulations to our startups #KYTION and @BioCoS_ for being among the 10 companies awarded at the "Innovation & Technology" Competition of #NBGBusinessSeeds organized by the @NationalBankGR! 👏👏👏
Read more here: https://t.co/R2gHDyJAyb https://t.co/O0yozMo2Q5
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Join #EnterpriseGreece in their next #webinar on "How to Do Business in the U.S.A. , COVID19 Challenges and Opportunities" with a focus on the #tech industry!
Register here👉 https://t.co/YLVOjbjk7v https://t.co/7W6XImwu1S
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