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    2015

  • 25/8/2015
     

    We are here!

    Open Technologies was founded with the approval of its constitution from the Social Economy register of the Ministry of Labor. The 5 founding members are equal partners, since the legal form of a cooperative is used.

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    2016

  • 1/3/2016
     

    Decision Making

    We spend a period of time settling into issues of management, distribution of work, and answering strategic issues. Initially, we choose to target the sectors of web development, digital marketing and consulting. We shall enter the market with quality services, but also affordable prices.

  • 1/6/2016
     

    Market penetration

    We make efforts to expand our client base. In 2016, Open Technologies completed more than 50 web design projects. The goal for next year is to improve our services, further penetrate the market by increasing our customer base and provide innovative services that are missing from the local market.

  • 9/12/2016
     

    Cooperation with the Decentralized Administration of Attica

    We manage for the first time to win in an open bidding competition. The decision to assign a small Website maintenance project is issued by the Decentralized Administration of Attica.

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    2017

  • 1/2/2017
     

    Contract with the Corfu Hospital

    The work contract with Corfu Hospital begins. One member-employee of our company works daily for the Hospital.

  • 15/6/2017
     

    “Research – Create – Innovate”

    In the summer of 2017 we collaborate with the company Knowledge Society and the Museology Laboratory of the Ionian University, to submit a proposal file for an important project to NSRF (Program “Research – Create – Innovate”). The idea was developed within Open Technologies and concerns a project for the connection of culture and tourism through the use of new technologies.

    More specifically, More specifically, the project envisages the creation of two digital tools addressed to visitors of some major Greek ports: “City Pass” and a digital guide with proposed “experience routes”. For the exemplary implementation of the project, the utilization of innovative technologies was proposed.

    Budget: 470.090 €
    Partners: Open Technologies, Knowledge Society, Ionian University

  • 1/7/2017
     

    Internship in cooperation with Ionian University

    The first student from the Department of Informatics of the Ionian University comes to our offices for an internship. Thus, we are launching an important activity.

  • 16/10/2017
     

    Madrid, Spain

    We accept the honorary invitation of the Spanish Ministry of Labor to travel to Madrid and present the Open Technologies model as the best practice at a two-day conference on 16 & 17 October entitled: “Opportunities for social economy enterprises in new emerging sectors and digitalization: The European Social Fund as key to change”.

  • 1-3/11/2017
     

    1st Exhibition of S.S.E. in Athens

    We participate as exhibitors in the first national exhibition of Social and Solidarity Economy in Gazi, Athens.
    At the Exhibition, an important collaboration begins between similar companies throughout Greece that deal with new technologies and open-source software and the first meeting takes place.

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    2018

  • 5/9/2018
     

    The decision for Support Centers S.S.E.

    Deciding for our participation in the call for applications for funding of actions of the “Support Centers of the Social and Solidarity Economy”.

  • 24/11/2018
     

    Social Entrepreneurship Forum

    Participation in the Social Entrepreneurship Forum in Athens was convened by the Heinrich Böll Foundation.

  • 26/11/2018
     

    127,000 € from the Support Centers S.S.E.

    Approval of our application for the Support Centers of the Social Solidarity Economy and € 127,000! It is the first approved major project for our company.

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    2019

  • 11/4/2019
     

    The S.S.E. Support Center starts in Corfu

    The operation of the S.S.E. Support Center begins in Corfu. A project implemented by OPEN.TECH in new independent offices. The purpose of the Center is to support the development of the idea of Social and Solidarity Economy (S.S.E.). Learn more about this project here: kalo.open-tech.gr

  • 5/6/2019
     

    Re-submit to Research – Create – Innovate

    Once again, we have submitted, with great optimism, our proposal file in the program “Research – Create – Innovate” that combines digital technologies, tourism, and culture in one great idea. Now we are waiting!

  • 22/10/2019
     

    € 396,750 from the “Research – Create – Innovate” program

    Our proposal file in the Research – Create – Innovate program was approved. It is our greatest success to date! This project concerns the regions Corfu, Katakolo, and Santorini. Our goal is to highlight the cultural and tourist stock of these destinations through the use of new technologies, creating innovative digital tools for visitors, and managing tourist flows. The total budget for the project reaches 396,750 €.

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    2020

  • 11/3/2020
     

    Declaration of a pandemic by the World Health Organization (WHO) due to coronavirus

    As a company, we carry on our work normally. Our ability to work with customers and partners remotely plays a crucial role in this new reality that we are facing.

  • 31/8/2020
     

    Change of headquarters address

    We rent out our first office in Prosalandou 35-41. There are many memories from the place where we started our business back in 2015. We move our headquarters to Garitsa and maintain our offices near the new port.

  • 7/10/2020
     

    Our services – What we do

    From the beginning, we were involved with web design, marketing, and consulting and this is what we continue to do. In the past years, we have completed more than 200 small and large projects. However, we like working on our own projects, as well as collaborating with all kinds of creative people and teams. Stay Tuned!

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    2021

  • 1/7/2021
     

    cityPASS in Corfu, Santorini & Katakolo

    This summer will be the pilot implementation of the innovative system we have created. The implementation of our project is proceeding as planned. #cityPASS #comingsoon

  • 20/7/2021
     

    REMOTE WORKING: The first discussions concerning our next project

    COVID19 and quarantine convinced us that remote working came to stay. We are discussing our next project. Our goal is to support the people who want to live in Corfu and work remotely. To do this, many issues that impede this process must be addressed. Our goal is to create a service like that in Corfu and later expand to other areas with similar characteristics.