Students pop it “Productive”

Alexander Innovation Zone implements with great success since 2017 the approved by the Ministry of Education and Religions educational programme titled “Productive Truancy“, the object of which is the visit of students (General and Vocational High Schools) of Central Macedonia in innovative companies of Northern Greece.

To date, AIZ has implemented  33 actions of the “Productive Truancy” programme, where more than 1200 students met 25 innovative companies of Northern Greece.

For the school year 2020-2021:

The Productive Truancy was implemented strictly online due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Eight (8) actions of the program have been successfully carried out since February 2021, despite the restrictions of the pandemic and the non-living operation of the school units.

Who participated?

300 Students from 7 Schools:

2nd Vocational High School (EPAL) EC Evosmou, 1st High School (GEL) Kilkis, Platona Education, Evosmos High School (GEL) – Intercultural Education, Delasalle College, 1st Vocational High School Ampelokipoi, 1st Vocational High School Naoussa

8 Innovative Companies: 

Apifon, Zelia, Embryolab, CHIMAR, BETA CAE, EPSILON NET, EXANDIA, Olympia Electronics

Program Manager:
Lida Papatzika
Tel. 2316-019621

Productive Truancy

approved by

the Ministry of Education and Religions

since 2017

Are you a company that wishes to contribute to the cultivation of a new culture of diffusion and utilization of knowledge?
Are you a School Unit that wants to get to know innovative companies up close?
Join the programme




“Productive Truancy” in numbers


Actions of the Productive Truancy


Students of General and Vocational High Schools


Innovative Companies of Northern Greece participated
What Students Say About “Productive Truancy” 

Μου άρεσε πάρα πολύ αυτή η εμπειρία που έζησα σήμερα, θα ήθελα πάρα πολύ να την ξαναζήσω με άλλες εταιρείες.

Student1st Vocational High School (EPAL) Ampelokipoi

Το πρόγραμμα δίνει μια εικόνα της πραγματικότητας εκτός σχολείου.

Student1st Vocational High School (EPAL) Ampelokipoi

Να συνεχίσουν να γίνονται τέτοιες δραστηριότητες που μας βοηθούν να ξεφύγουμε από τα σχολικά πλαίσια.

StudentΔιαπολιτισμικό Λύκειο Ευόσμου
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