C-TemAlp, a co-funded project under the Interreg Alpine Space program, got off great in Munich with its very first scheduled event, on September 15th 2016.
The German-Italian Chamber of Commerce (CCIT), in cooperation with the German Chamber of Commerce and Industry (IHK München und Oberbayern), brought together an Expert Panel on business succession in which the different entities, including banks, the Ministry, the Chamber of Handicraft and Enterprise Consultants have shown the services offered by them, in terms of transfers of undertakings and participated in an interesting discussion on the topic. On this occasion, it was presented the C-TemAlp project, which aims to support the continuity of traditional enterprises and generational turnover in the Alpine region between Italy, Austria, Slovenia, France and Switzerland. The project will develop dedicated support services and experience pilot actions of cross-border transfers of undertakings, while improving the level of innovation in the SMEs involved.
At the end of the day it was possible to have a clearer idea on the views of experts at local level and lay the foundation for a network of agencies and intermediaries that will provide SMEs with common tools and mentoring services harmonized at transnational level.