COORDINATOR OF THE PROJECT
Universidad Complutense de Madrid
Universidad de Alcalá
University of Alcalá (UAH) was founded in 1499 and it is one of the oldest universities in Spain. It is located in Alcalá de Henares, a UNESCO world heritage site only thirty kilometres from the centre of Madrid. Today UAH is a modern institution which offers a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes adapted to the European Higher Education Area and covering all fields of knowledge, from the humanities to engineering, and from the social sciences to experimental and biomedical sciences. Around 28000 students —approximately 16000 undergraduates and 12000 postgraduates — are currently reading for a regulated degree at UAH.
Fondazione Comunitaria di Agrigento e Trapani
The Community Foundation of Agrigento and Trapani is a philanthropic body set up in 2019, aiming at the promotion of cultural, environmental and socioeconomic development of South Western Sicily territory and community. The Foundation, whose action is focused on a territory rich in terms of natural, cultural and historical resources but characterized by a high rate of unemployment, low presence of business activities and emigration of young people, aims to boost local strengths and opportunities, turning the potential of Agrigento and Trapani provinces into engines of culture and socio-economic rebirth.
An affiliate of ENQA and a full-fledged member of INQAAHE, ACEEU is an international quality assurance body dedicated to advancing higher education by supporting universities in their transformation process towards becoming more entrepreneurial and engaged. With the ultimate goal of fostering the creation of greater social, economic and cultural impacts by universities, ACEEU accredits universities around the world in its two main accreditation programmes: Entrepreneurial University Accreditation and Engaged University Accreditation. Having successfully accredited institutions in Europe, Latin America, Asia and Australia, with 20+ more institutions in the process, the Council is currently designing a departmental level accreditation, as well as a program level accreditation on 21st Century Skills.
Center for Knowledge Management
The Center for Knowledge Management (CKM) is a research and educational center (think and do-thank) established in 2008. CKM works in the areas of innovation, circular economy, entrepreneurship, technology and education. In particular of work, CKM’s activities can be classified in several areas:
Universidade Nova de Lisboa
Universidade Nova de Lisboa (UNL) is a public higher education institution with a mission to serve society through knowledge and education on a local, regional and global level. UNL is committed to the development of the European HE under the principles of the Bologna Agreement. UNL is the Portuguese university with the best performance in the Horizon 2020 (in terms of Full-Time Equivalent) and it is among the 21 best European universities under 50 years old according to QS rankings and is the Portuguese Institution with the highest impact worldwide in terms of publications, according to Leiden Ranking.