In public procurement the tendency is to award contracts to contractors who then sub-contract the work in parts to small suppliers whilst taking the profit.SUPPLYPOINT is a system which provides an integrated business service that supports the formation and operation of virtual supply chains. It allows SMEs to directly take advantage of procurement opportunities, to take on large contracts jointly, to ensure timely and cost effective delivery and to resolvesupply problems dynamically.

IMU was awarded a contract for the scientific and technical support for the development of the e-government portal of the General Secretariat of Youth (GSY). The project is funded by the initiative for the Information Society.

This project is funded by the PENED program ("Program for Empowering New Researchers") of the Greek General Secretariat for Research and Technology, which co-funds PhDs together with companies.