ACHADE was established in 2018, as the Development Entity of the Chamber of Achaia (based in Patras, Western Greece). According to its statute, ACHADE’s only partner is the Chamber of Achaia and ACHADE provides support services for the implementation and preparation of European programs that can benefit CoA’s members. ACHADE’s scope is lying mainly to the European or National Projects implementation and to the support of development actions and all kinds of business activities as well as the promotion of business innovation and extroversion. Manned with 7 highly experienced experts on EU and National projects management, coming from different scientific background (Electronic engineering, Economics & finance, Business Administration, Cultural Informatics, International & European studies), ACHADE has managed more than 10 transnational projects on behalf of CoA, during the last 2 years. Moreover, using the great network of supporters, partners and associations of CoA (such as EUROCHAMBERS, FORUM AIC, ASCAME etc.) ACHADE has created a very strong profile on projects related to the local/regional/national development.