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This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 645000.

The LIFE project is about collaborative learning from failure in entrepreneurship and collaborative actions to bring entrepreneurship forward. Although cultural diversity is one of Europe’s biggest assets, this also creates severe obstacles for entrepreneurs to scale their efforts at the pan-European level. The distributed markets, language barriers and decentralized policy leads to: lack of access to talent & relevant expertise, to sufficient financing and to adequate facilities & networks. Hinged on a yearly Failing Forward conference, the project will - map out all the relevant stakeholders and programs in each of the partnering areas in a systematic way, making this available to all web entrepreneurs across Europe in one centralized platform, - identify, share and discuss best practices & success stories This yearly pan-European conference...
This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 645000.

The LIFE project is about collaborative learning from failure in entrepreneurship and collaborative actions to bring entrepreneurship forward. Although cultural diversity is one of Europe’s biggest assets, this also creates severe obstacles for entrepreneurs to scale their efforts at the pan-European level. The distributed markets, language barriers and decentralized policy leads to: lack of access to talent & relevant expertise, to sufficient financing and to adequate facilities & networks. Hinged on a yearly Failing Forward conference, the project will - map out all the relevant stakeholders and programs in each of the partnering areas in a systematic way, making this available to all web entrepreneurs across Europe in one centralized platform, - identify, share and discuss best practices & success stories This yearly pan-European conference in Brussels will be complemented with local spin-off events in the partner regions, to - generate and grow awareness that failure is an inherent part of the process of entrepreneurship and innovation; - share and celebrate the success stories that were built on incremental learning; - open up the existing startup support programs to web entrepreneurs from all over Europe.
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Deliverables
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Final Project Management Report
Final Report Collaborative Action
Failing Forward 2016
Final Evaluation Report
Final Exploitation Plan
Prevent Respond Discuss
Dissemination Report
Collaborative Learning Report
LIFE

Staff

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Carmen Bermejo CEO at Tetuan Valley Tetuan Valley
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Egidijus Jarašūnas EU Projects at F6S Enthusiastic and inspirational fire-starter
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f6s support Supporting European Projects DiverseNote started from experiences our Founder and CEO had as a college student at an HBCU and as a young professional.  
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Karel Escobar Sánchez Tetuan Valley
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Karen Boers Founder Startups.be With 15 years of experience in strategic marketing, community development and startup ecosystems, I am a SPOC in the Belgian startup scene
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Matt Philippe Growth at F6S Helping Founders grow #GIVEFIRST
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Nuno Varandas Designing and building opportunities to F6S global growth
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Ricardo Marvao Beta-I Co-founder of Beta-i, creator of the Lisbon Challenge accelerator
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Rokas Tamošiūnas MD at Open Coffee Club Vilnius MD, founder, top 30 under 30 in Nordics says Nordic Business Report
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Susana Lourenço Shaping the european entrepreneurial landscape
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Cédric Giorgi SIGFOX Head of Startup Relations

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