OctoSkills was developed by the Danish Foundation for Entrepreneurship

OctoSkills is an initiative which followed in the wake of the ASTEE project ( The purpose of OctoSkills is to measure the impact of entrepreneurship education on students’ entrepreneurial competences across all educational levels. The scales, or indicators, are based on the research behind the ASTEE project. 


Thank you to the cooperating partners in the ASTEE project:

  • Prof. Dana Redford, PhD, PEEP – Platform for Entrepreneurship Education, Portugal
  • Prof. Thomas Cooney, PhD, Dublin Institute for Technology
  • Prof. Alain Fayolle, EMLYON Business School
  • Prof. Klaus Sailer, University of Applied Sciences Munich 
  • Prof. Slavica Singer, J.J. Strossmayer University in Osijek, Croatia  
  • Deputy CEO Diana Filip, Junior Achievement Europe, Bruxelles
  • Kåre Moberg, PhD, Danish Foundation for Entrepreneurship


And thank you to Junior Achievement Europe for their cooperation during the test phase of OctoSkills.


App – structure and content:

Project coordinators: 

Niels Kochiya-Haugstrup & Susanne Kærn Christiansen, Danish Foundation for Entrepreneurship



Kåre Moberg & Casper Jørgensen, Danish Foundation for Entrepreneurship


App-development, integration & design: 

Niels Kochiya-Haugstrup, Danish Foundation for Entrepreneurship


App structure: All rights reserved the Danish Foundation for Entrepreneurship