GEW 2021 Global Highlights

November 8-14 | #GEW2021


Global Highlights are our featured activities from around the world. Check back soon for new highlights from GEW 2021.



GEW 2020 Global Highlights

GEW 2020: Official Launch of Global Entrepreneurship Week
Global Entrepreneurship Network
Jonathan Ortmans, the founder of Global Entrepreneurship Week, is joined by campaign leaders from around the world for the official launch of #GEW2020.
I Am an Entrepreneur
Global Entrepreneurship Network
GEN is giving away a free trip to the 2021 Global Entrepreneurship Congress for one entrepreneur who shares their 'aha' moment in a short 40 second video clip. GEN encourages people to explore entrepreneurship and…
Amazon Launchpad: Support for Innovative Startups
Global Entrepreneurship Network, Amazon Launchpad
Amazon Launchpad, a program designed to jumpstart and accelerate entrepreneurs on Amazon's platform, has partnered with GEN to encourage startups to take advantage of resources to start and scale. 
Startup Huddle
Global Entrepreneurship Network
Startup Huddle is a program designed to help one entrepreneur at a time while strengthening local ecosystems around the world. Currently, 37 cities host weekly or monthly Huddles where 1 or 2 founders share the challenges their…
Top Ten Innovators: Shell LiveWIRE
Shell LiveWIRE
Shell is committed to responding to changing global needs and maintaining support for entrepreneurs. It wants to solidify this commitment by championing these concepts around the world, rewarding entrepreneurs whose businesses…
DECA Intuit Innovation Challenge
DECA, Intuit
DECA is excited to announce the Intuit Innovation Challenge. A premier DECA event during Global Entrepreneurship Week, the Intuit Innovation Challenge is a hands-on design thinking project, daring students around the globe to…
Digital Kickoff: Green Entrepreneurship in Turbulent Times
Danish Entrepreneurship Association, Odense Entrepreneurship Service
Danish cleantech startup founders join: Simon Kollerup, the Minister of Business and Industry; Mayor Peter Rahbaek Juel of Odense; Peter Kofler, chairman of the Danish Entrepreneur Association and Pia Tandrop, country director…
Venture Summit Virtual Connect
youngStartUp Ventures
Where Innovation Meets Capital - 100% Virtual - Online
Digital Transformation: Startups Powered by Oracle
Digital Transformation
Ashoka Changemaker Summit
What comes next, now that the election has past? How can we repair America's frayed civic fabric, rebuild trust in institutions like the media, and move toward racial justice? Join U.S.-based Fellows to learn about solutions…
Entrepreneurship On Tap
GEN Israel, MIT Enterprise Forum
Entrepreneurship On Tap was launched in Tel Aviv in 2011 and since then has quickly expanded around the country. The idea is simple; to give the audience the chance to engage with leading entrepreneurs in a casual bar setting.…
Helping Entrepreneurs Build Back: Grants + A Bridge to a Post-Covid World
Global Entrepreneurship Network, Hello Alice
GEN and Hello Alice have partnered with the investment firm to create KKR Small Business Builders. The program provides $5 million in grants that are designed to help business owners sustain their enterprises, maintain or create…
StartUp Bahrain Pitch Competition
StartUp Bahrain, Tenmou
Are you working on a business idea, or are you the founder of an early- stage business? Do you need help launching your business in Bahrain? If it’s a YES to any of the above questions, you qualify to compete in the StartUp…
Women Entrepreneurship Congress
GEN Bangladesh, Daffodil International University
Powered by GEN Bangladesh, Daffodil University and a range of partners across GEN's vast network, the Women Entrepreneurship Congress 2020 is a gathering of women entrepreneurs and leaders that perceives and celebrates…
Tata Varsity Pitch 2020 Grand Final
NACUE UK Limited
Celebrating GEW with the virtual Grand Final of this year’s Tata  Varsity Pitch Competition, being held in partnership with Digital Catapult on Friday 20th November 2020, at 14:00 - 18:00 (GMT)