Competic Project

COMPETIC is a collaboration project between organizations in Portugal and Spain, approved within the framework of the INTERREG VA Spain-Portugal 2014-2020 Program (POCTEP), whose objective is to support entrepreneurs, self-employed workers and micro-enterprises in rural areas to create and develop grow business by taking advantage of the opportunities of Information and Communication Technologies.

The project will carry out, among other activities, a comparative report of both territories, an Entrepreneur Manual, a study on the degree of implementation of TIC, training of the Spanish and Portuguese entrepreneurs, personalized technological diagnoses, as well as projects for the exchange of experiences. .

In this project participate: The Junta de Castilla y León, the Diputación de Ávila, the Official Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Services of Salamanca, the Official Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Services of Zamora together with the Polytechnic Institute of Bragança and the Asociação Empresarial do Alto Tâmega.

The first training actions will take place the following dates:

    1. Workshop on How to Create your Website or Blog with WordPress
      • Zamora 18 & 19 of January 2018
    2. Workshop on How to create yout Online store with Woocommerce
      • Zamora, 23 & 24 of January 2018
      • Benavente, 2 & 5 of February 2018
    3. Workshop How to Resuscitate your Website or Online Store and get the results you expected
      • Zamora, 20 of February 2018
      • Benavente, 26 of February 2018
    4. Workshop on How to Create your Mobile Applications (Apps) with MIT App Inventor
      • Zamora, 6 of March 2018
    5. Workshop «Discover the Secrets of Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies»
    6. Workshop: Become a YouTuber with Superpowers
      • Zamora, 12 & 13 of March 2018
      • Benavente, 16 & 19 of March 2018
    7. Conference on How to Improve Your Productivity with Cloud Tools in Villaralbo
      • Villaralbo, 11 & 12 of April 2018
    8. Conference on How to Create Attractive Content for your Digital Marketing Strategy with Canva
      • Benavente, 13 of April 2018
    9. Workshop on How to Improve the Competitiveness of Companies with Business Management Systems
      • Zamora, 4 & 5 of June 2018
    10. Course: The Game of Thrones of Projects: How to lead your project to Success
      • Zamora, 07 & 08 of June 2018
      • Benavente, 21 & 22 of June 2018
    11. Workshop: Tools for the Improvement of Logistics Management in Companies
      • Benavente, 12 of June 2018
    12. Course: How to Apply Disruptive Business Models in your Company
      • Zamora, 3 of October 2018
    13. Course: How to Connect Better with Customers
      • Benavente, 10 of October 2018
    14. Course on Digital Animation
      • Zamora, 9, 15, 16, 22, 23, 28 and 29 of November 2018
    15. Course on Digital Marketing
      • Zamora, 29 of January, 05, 12, 19 and 26 of February, 05, 12, 19, 26 and 27 of March of 2019
    16. Conference: 5 keys to the success of your business
      • Zamora, 09 of May 2019
    17. Conference: Learn how Smart Agriculture will help you in your processes
      • Zamora, 05 of June 2019
    18. Conference: Do you want to know how to take advantage of the possibilities offered by Bioeconomy and TICs?
      • Zamora, 13 of June 2019
    19. Course on Digital Animation
      • Zamora, 12, 13, 19, 20, 26 and 27 of September, 2019
    20. Conference and Business Networking, Achieve success in your business
      • Puebla de Sanabria, September 23, 2019
      • San Cristóbal de Entreviñas, September 24, 2019
      • Fermoselle, September 25, 2019
      • Benegiles, September 25, 2019
      • Alcañices, September 27, 2019
    21. Conference: Industry 4.0 – From Myth to Reality
      • Zamora, 03 of October 2019
    22. Training Workshop «How to use video marketing to improve my sales» How to use video marketing to improve my sales
      • Zamora, 21 & 23 of July 2020
    23. Training Workshop «How to use video marketing to improve my sales»
      • Zamora, 10 of September 2020
    24. Workshop: Learn to sell and position yourself on the Internet in an easy way with Instagram
      • Zamora, 11 of September 2020
    25. Workshop How to Create a Chatbot for your Company in an Easy Way
      • Zamora, 18 de septiembre de 2020
    26. Workshop Learn to Attract Customers with Marketing Funnels
      • Zamora, 23 of September 2020
    27. Online Workshop «Keys to get clients with LinkedIn»
      • Online,  9, 11 of November, 14 and16 of December 2020
    28. Online Workshops «Workshops to Expand and Promote your Business through the Internet»
      • Online, February 2, 9, 16, 23, March 2 and 9, 2021

Training «Pills»

Check out our training «pills» in the following reproduction list

Entrepreneur Manuals

An Entrepreneur Manual has been prepared with updated and relevant information for entrepreneurs, self-employed and micro-enterprises, aimed at the creation of new business initiatives both in Castilla y León and in the North of Portugal, addressing the different specificities that exist at the level of
of administrative, fiscal, labor procedures, etc. In the following links, the two manuals are available in Spanish and Portuguese.

Manual del Emprendedor en España (español) Manual do Empreendedor em Espanha (português)

Manual del Emprendedor en Portugal (español) / Manual do Empreendedor em Portugal (português)

Technological Diagnostics

The project plans to carry out in 2018 a total of 50 free of charge technological diagnoses to companies in the province of Zamora. If you are interested in registering, you can contact us by phone 980 530 050 or send an email to

Competitiveness Agents

4 competitiveness agents appointed by the project partners are providing advisory and assistance services during 2018 and 2019 in order to support the companies that participate in the diagnoses, as well as any other that are interested, in the implementation of new strategies. In the Chamber of Commerce of Zamora, Carlos Javier Prieto Sánchez is the competitiveness agent at your disposal. You can contact him on the phone 980 530 050 or by email

Implanta Pilot

With the aim of favoring the exchange of experiences that give rise to new business initiatives in the project’s cooperation territory, the Implanta Pilot project is proposed. This project aims to encourage, advise and support the creation of new business initiatives on both sides. The project offers free mentored stays in the reception space for any cross-border cooperation project that is created or for Spanish entrepreneurs in the Vivero Brigantia EcoPark of Braganza (Portugal). If you are interested in further information, please contact our competitiveness agent on the phone 980 5300 50 or by email

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