The Academy of Entrepreneurship is a non-for-profit organization with the mission to contribute to the creation of a healthy business environment for the development of entrepreneurship in Europe by providing the necessary conditions for innovative young entrepreneurs.
It was established in 2007 by the Educational Association of Athens “Hfaistos” in cooperation with the pioneer and Honorary President of the Federation of Hellenic Associations of Young Entrepreneurs, Mr. Theodore Alexiou, and the General Secretary of the Federation of Hellenic Associations of Young Entrepreneurs, Mr. Andrea Stefanidis.
Its mission is to educate young entrepreneurs through specialised entrepreneurship training as well as support internationalisation of innovative small and medium enterprises.
AKEP is the National Partner of the Global Entrepreneurship Week in Greece (www.unleashingideas.org). During the Global Entrepreneurship Week, AKEP organizes free workshops for young entrepreneurs with the contribution of successful entrepreneurs and the presentation of research findings on the global trends in entrepreneurship.