EMBRACE project has been successful at securing a workshop at the prestigious conference, European Week of Regions and Cities (EWRC) 2022. The workshop will take place on the 13th October. It will be a digital on-line session.

Empowering youth through responsive and responsible Corporate Social Entrepreneurship (CSE): building future leaders addresses the goal of empowering youth to participate in society, business and communities. It achieves this through 3 different tried and tested methodologies and lenses -- business, technology and culture. Participants attending the workshop will learn about the importance of merging business, technology and culture to empower youth to be active, responsive and responsible contributors to society and sustainable socioeconomic development.

The session showcases 2 best-practice educational programmes and an industry Case Study focused on training a new generation of future leaders, The session will generate discussion on how recent graduates and young people can be supported and empowered in their journey to drive societal betterment.

Registration opens on the 31st August 2022 through the EWRC 2022 website 


EMBRACE project is co-funded by the Erasmus+ Programme of the European Union. University of Porto is one of the partners, through U.Porto Inovação and Instituto de Sociologia from the University of Porto. (IS-UP). The other partners are: Waterford Institute of Technology (Ireland), Vilnius Gediminas Technical University (Lithuania), DRAMBLYS (Spain), Budapest University of Technology and Economics - BME (Hungary), National School of Political Studies and Public Administration (Romania), Domhan Vision (Germany), Hellenic Management Association (Greece), Digital Technology Skills Limited (Ireland), and Hanze University of Applied Sciences, Groningen (Netherlands).