Quest for a better society
Conscious of its social role, the Quest Group and companies are developing actions that promote and promote the three-tier "Technology, Innovation, Entrepreneurship" in society, contributing to improving know-how,
fighting digital illiteracy and brain drain by supporting new entrepreneurship, education and the work of non-governmental organizations to improve the quality of life of children and adults while encouraging their workers in volunteering.
New Business Entrepreneurship
With the objectives of developing youth entrepreneurship and channeling Greek Added Value into international markets, Quest Group has created the new business incubator, IQbility, since 2013. The work of IQbility is to support business startups in its infancy by providing to selected business groups resources,
facilities and the know-ho that can assist them in succeeding in the global markets. IQbility is the only private initiative run by a Greek business, which apart from incubating, provides regular funding in the first steps of Greek startups.
The Group and its companies implement a set of ongoing actions in relation to Technology and Education interconnection, which enhance the quality of the educational process and encourage excellence. By way of example, iSquare, as part of the "Innovation in Education" action, implements the "iPad 1 - 1" program to introduce iPad to school classes to improve learning experiences,
while with the "Digitization of school books" and edupad.gr for Apple's iOS operating system, aims to create an experiential, modern learning process. Similarly, Info Quest Technologies has been implementing, for more than 15 years, the action "Assembling the Quest Computer", a unique educational program for technology in Greece. In 2019, the Group created a new scholarship program for learning code, "Mind the code", which focuses on the systematic teaching of two very popular programming languages to young people, connects the educational community with the labor market, strengthens the knowledge future employees and offers work to some of them.
Steadily over the years, the Group's companies support the worthy work of organizations and institutions that improve the quality of life of children and adults, such as the “Smile of the Child”, “Make a Wish”, the “Greek Children’s Museum”, "PYRNA", as well as other important initiatives such as the work of the "Diazoma" association in the field of Culture..
At the same time, whenever circumstances require, the Group proceeds to exceptional support of actions, according to its capabilities and specialized know-how. Actions worth mentioning are the sponsorship of Irrigation system, the provision of computerized systems and the provision of firefighting vehicles in affected areas, as well as support programs for refugees, flood victims and firefighters implemented by ACS, taking into account the extraordinary conditions and needs that arise from time to time.
Employees of the Quest Group are encouraged to express and support actions that benefit the community and companies in turn have resources to implement these actions, supporting each year several agencies in their work, offering services, products and financial support.
Some of the Group's steady activities include Voluntary Blood Donation, the organization of Charity Bazaar by employees to support the Center for the Protection of Children of Attica “Mitera”, the assembly of clothing, food and medicines for the City of Athens Reception and Solidarity Center, the distribution of leftover food through the organization "Boroume" to people in need, while systematically implementing actions that enhance sport and ecological transport.