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SPRING Final Newsletter

March 2022

The SPRING team is happy to share the project's final newsletter with you. 

Best Moments from SPRING Family Enterprise Innovation Awards

December 2021

The final dissemination event that took place at the amphitheatre of UCLan Cyprus on the 18th of November 2021 marked the end of the 3-year EU funded project SPRING [...]

Virtual Visit of a European Family Business - 17.12.2021 17:00-18:30

December 2021

Following the successful virtual visit and inspiring family business case of ELITIS, a family business in France, we bring you another virtual visit of DONNAFUGATA, a family winery in Sicily [...]

Online Dissemination Event - 16.12.2021

December 2021

William Battle Ltd. and Kedia International Ltd., as leading partners of the SPRING project, are organising an online event intended to explore the challenges and share practical learnings on succession and regeneration of family businesses [...]

SPRING Final Dissemination Event in Portugal - 07.12.2021

December 2021

Our Portuguese partners of University of Beira Interior will organise on December 7th, the final event of the SPRING project in  face-to-face format for family business entrepreneurs and academics [...]

SPRING Online Dissemination Event - 03.12.2021 17:00-18:30 (CET)

December 2021

We proudly present another complimentary event for family businesses, organised by SPRING's leading partners, the European Family Businesses, EDHEC Family Business Research Centre and EDHEC Business School.

SPRING Final Dissemination Event - 18.11.2021 17:00-19:00 (CET)

November 2021

We proudly present our Final Dissemination Event along with the Family Enterprise Innovation Awards Ceremony and we invite you to join us either physically at UCLan Cyprus either virtually.


November 2021

The SPRING consortium invites nominations for exemplar owner-managed family businesses that pioneer in the innovation front to participate in the Family Enterprise Innovation Awards Competition 2021.

Family Business Legacy and Succession Handbook

September 2021

The SPRING consortium has published a practical handbook full of case studies, practical tools and challenges to help family business owners retain control through the design process of a succession strategy that is right for their business [...]

SPRING Shared Learning Networking event-13th of September 2021

August 2021

Following our successful series of SPRING webinars concerning family businesses that took place earlier this year, we would like to inform you that we are now organising two online events entitled “Shared learning networking events” [...]

SPRING mobile app

July 2021

The SPRING consortium has created a mobile app that serves as a user-friendly self-assessment tool for owners, managers and successors of family businesses to help them evaluate their needs and address their challenges in terms of succession [...]

New publication!

May 2021

Our partners from the University of Beira Interior in Portugal have just published a multiple case study in the International Journal of Entrepreneurship on succession planning and strategies in Family Business [...]

Family Bussiness week in Poland

May 2021

Family Businesses from Poland and abroad will meet online on May 24 - 28 as the Family Business Institute organises the Family Business Week [...]

SPRING webinars completed!

March 2021

On Tuesday the 2nd of March 2021 our series of webinars for family businesses came to an end, but this is not the end of activities [...]

SPRING webinars launched successfully!

January 2021

On Tuesday our series of webinars for family businesses have launched successfully [...]


December 2020

A European team of experts in family businesses across 9 EU countries  is offering a series of webinars during the first quarter of 2021, completely free of charge [...]

SPRING Newsletter

June 2020

We are happy to share with you the 1st newsletter of SPRING.

SPRING 3rd Coordination Meeting

April 2020

Members of the SPRING consortium met online between the 27th and 29th of April to discuss the progress of the project, plan upcoming activities and attend the Train-the-Trainers workshop.

EFB Position on COVID-19

April 2020

The EFB has just published its position on COVID-19 indicating it is a global problem requiring a global solution and an EU coordination is crucial.

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