SMILE Project Description
SMILE - Small to Medium Enterprise Internet Learning Experience.
Co-ordinated by Enterprise and Innovation unit, APU. Project team: Simon Jones (Project Manager), Gary Bond (Technical support), Elsie Chapman (Admin), Leonie Ramondt -seconded from Ultralab, (Online learning facilitator).
This EU/ADAPT funded one year project was established in 1998 to assist small and medium enterprises in the Ford automotive supply chain and aerospace industries to a) adopt Internet technologies appropriate to their needs and b) generate discussion about good practice between compatible companies c) build relationships within the supply chain.