Participation at the World Economic Forum’s 12th Annual Meeting of the New Champions

Our Director, Andreas Hadjisofocleous, represented Cyprus and HJS Insurance at the World Economic Forum’s 12th Annual Meeting of the New Champions (Summer Davos) in Tianjin, China, the world’s foremost gathering on innovation, science and technology.

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Andreas participated in several sessions on smart cities, entrepreneurship and new technologies. Moreover, he had the opportunity to attend sessions and meet with entrepreneurs, business people, academics and influencers from all over world including Jack Ma – the founder of Alibaba, the Director of CERN and the Premier of China among others.

At HJS Insurance we believe in life-long learning and we actively empower our people to attend conferences and trainings in order to expand their knowledge through unique experiences. We believe that Knowledge is power, join our movement!

HJS Insurance attended Horasis Global Meeting in Portugal

Our Director Andreas Hadjisofocleous was invited to attend the Horasis Global Meeting which was held in Cascais, Portugal, over 5-8 May. Horasis is a global visions community dedicated to inspiring our future.

Over 600 CEOs, thought leaders and senior politicians (including several heads-of-governments and Ministers) from around the world attended the meeting to discuss global issues. Andreas talked about Global Risks and how entrepreneurs could create positive change circumventing geopolitical tensions.

The immediate Global Risks identified during the panel discussion:

– Regional Wars

– Irresponsible Leadership

– Cybersecurity

– Climate Change

– Fake News

– Misuse of A.I Technology

 

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Sponsors of the Toastmasters Cyprus Inter School Public Speaking Competition

Nine schools participated in the Toastmasters Cyprus Inter School Public Speaking Competition which was organized by Toastmasters Cyprus and supported by our company, among others.

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Our Director, Andreas Hadjisofocleous, the Contest Chair of the event said: “We are happy to support such a great initiative, Public Speaking and Leadership Skills should be taught at schools and I am glad that we were able to give back to our community through the Toastmasters Cyprus Youth Leadership Program”.

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You can watch the Highlights of the Public Speaking Competition here.

Creating social value is at the core of the mission of HJS Insurance and we take every opportunity to organize and support activities that improve our community.

 

Πρόσκληση – Invitation Startup Europe Week 18 ~ Blockchain

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Θέμα: Η Τέταρτη Βιομηχανική Επανάσταση: Πώς η τεχνολογία του Blockchain και τα Κρυπτογραφικά νομίσματα αλλάζουν τη ζωή μας

#SEW18 Η ΜΕΓΑΛΥΤΕΡΗ ΣΕΙΡΑ ΕΚΔΗΛΩΣΕΩΝ ΕΠΙΧΕΙΡΗΜΑΤΙΚΟΤΗΤΑΣ ΣΤΗΝ ΕΥΡΩΠΗ, ΤΩΡΑ ΚΑΙ ΣΤΗ ΛΕΥΚΩΣΙΑ!

300+ ΠΟΛΕΙΣ
50+ ΧΩΡΕΣ

Το Startup Europe Week (SEW) είναι ένα κίνημα του οποίου σκοπός είναι να βοηθήσει επιχειρηματίες σε όλο τον κόσμο να εξελιχθούν και να πετύχουν, μέσα από μια σειρά τοπικών εκδηλώσεων που τους ενημερώνουν για τη διαθέσιμη στήριξη από την οποία μπορούν να επωφεληθούν.

Σας προσκαλούμε να συμμετέχετε στην εκδήλωση Startup Europe Week 18 NicosiaBlockchain & Cryptos που συνδιοργανώνεται από την HJS Insurance και τους Global Shapers Nicosia με την αρωγή του Πανεπιστημίου Λευκωσίας (UNIC), του πρώτου πανεπιστημίου παγκοσμίως που προσφέρει εκπαίδευση για την τεχνολογία Blockchain.

Σας περιμένουμε για να εξερευνήσουμε μαζί την Τεχνολογία Blockchain και τα κρυπτογραφικά νομίσματα – Πώς η τεχνολογία του Blockchain αλλάζει τη ζωή μας, πώς να αγοράσουμε και να αποθηκεύσουμε Κρυπτογραφικά νομίσματα, τι είναι τα ICOs και ποιες οι συνέπειες για την Κύπρο.

Πότε: Τετάρτη, 7 Μαρτίου 2018
Ώρα: 17.30-20.30
Χώρος: Πανεπιστήμιο Λευκωσίας, Αμφιθέατρο Unesco– Δίπλα στο εστιατόριο UNIC (ισόγειο), Μακεδονιτίσσης 46, Λευκωσία 2417

*Απαιτείται προεγγραφή λόγω περιορισμένου αριθμού θέσεων * – Κρατείστε τη θέση σας εδώ: www.f6s.com/sew18nicosia 

Γλώσσα εκδήλωσης: Αγγλικά
Είσοδος: Ελεύθερη

Επίσημοι Συνδιοργανωτές SEW18 Nicosia:
HJS Insurance Consultants: www.hjsinsurance.com.cy

Global Shapers Community Nicosia  www.globalshapers.org

Χορηγός: Decentralized Nicosia Chapter (Πανεπιστήμιο Λευκωσίας) www.unic.ac.cy

Διαδικτυακή εγγραφή: www.f6s.com/sew18nicosia

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1526275964149409
Περισσότερα για το SEW: http://startupeuropeweek.eu/

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Startup Europe Week Nicosia – Blockchain & Cryptos

Theme: The Fourth Industrial Revolution: How Blockchain Technology and Crypto Currencies are Disrupting our Life

#SEW18 THE LARGEST ENTREPRENEURSHIP EVENT IN EUROPE NOW IN NICOSIA!

300+ CITIES
50+ COUNTRIES

Startup Europe Week (SEW) is a movement whose goal is to help entrepreneurs grow and thrive all over the world, through a series of locally focused events that show entrepreneurs what support is available at their particular city and regional level.

We invite you to attend the Startup Europe Week 18 Nicosia – Blockchain & Cryptos Event co-organized by HJS Insurance & Global Shapers Nicosia and powered by the University of Nicosia (UNIC), the first university in the world for Blockchain Education.

Join us to learn everything about the Blockchain Technology and Cryptocurrencies – How the Blockchain technology is disrupting our life, how to buy & store Crypto currencies, what are ICO’s and what are the implications for Cyprus.

When: Wednesday, 7th of March 2018
Time: 17.30-20.30
Where: University of Nicosia Unesco Theatre – Next to the UNIC Restaurant (Ground Floor), Makedonitissis 46, Nicosia 2417

*Pre- Registration Required Limited Number of Seats * – Please Get your ticket here: www.f6s.com/sew18nicosia 

Language of the Event: English
Entrance: Free

SEW18 Nicosia Official Co-Organizers:
HJS Insurance Consultants: www.hjsinsurance.com.cy

Global Shapers Community Nicosia  www.globalshapers.org

Powered by: Decentralized Nicosia Chapter (University of Nicosia) www.unic.ac.cy

Register online here: www.f6s.com/sew18nicosia

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1526275964149409
Learn more about SEW here: http://startupeuropeweek.eu/

 

Young Transatlantic Innovation Leaders Initiative (YTILI) Fellowship

Our Director, Andreas Hadjisofocleous, has been selected as 1 of 100 Young Innovation Leaders in Europe to be awarded the Young Transatlantic Innovation Leaders Initiative (YTILI) Fellowship, a program of the U.S. Department of State in partnership with The German Marshall Fund of the United States (GMF).

“YTILI empowers young European entrepreneurs and innovators with the tools, networks, and resources they need to grow their enterprises and contribute more fully to economic development and job creation, security, and good governance in the region”.

Fellows will use the tools and knowledge they gain through the program to grow their business and improve the state of their communities.

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Official Visit to the Department of State – Washington DC

 

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Discussing Entrepreneurship and the Transatlantic Relationship at the Department of State

Information Visit to European Commission

Our Director was selected to participate in the Young Entrepreneurs information visit to the European Commission and European Parliament in Brussels.

During the information visit, in February 2017, the participants had the opportunity to discuss with European Commission officials and Parliamentary Representatives about entrepreneurship, innovation, support to Small/Medium Enteprises and the current state of the Union.

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At the European Parliament

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Meeting with EU Commissioner Christos Stylianides, responsible for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management

 

The Director of HJS Insurance Consultants speaking at Startup Europe Week Nicosia

Andreas Hadjisofocleous represented our company at the Startup Europe Week Nicosia event. Startup Europe Week, the largest entrepreneurship event in Europe, is an initiative of Startup Europe / European Commission.  From 6th to 10th February 2017 the SEW put a spotlight on everything the regions are doing to support European entrepreneurs.

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Andreas talked about entrepreneurship, failure and how important is perseverance in the business world. The talk was mainly focused on empowering young people to take the leading role in their life and to not be afraid to risk and fail. These values form the founding principles of our company. As part of our mission we believe that we have a social responsibility to improve the state of our community and empower the younger generation.

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Συνέντευξη του διευθυντή της HJS Insurance Consultants στο Yang.gr

“Είναι νέος, αλλά έχει καταφέρει πολλά και συνεχίζει. Ο Ανδρέας Χατζησοφοκλέους μιλά στο Yang.gr και μας δίνει τη δική του ματιά για τη νεανική επιχειρηματικότητα, τον κόσμο των start ups, τι χρειάζεται για να πετύχεις τους στόχους σου στο επιχειρείν, ενώ αποκαλύπτει τις ασχολίες του και τα μελλοντικά του σχέδια.”

Περισσότερα στο Yang.gr http://www.yang.gr/o-andreas-chatzisofokleous-milai-sto-yang-gr-gia-ton-choro-ton-start-ups/