GEW USA 2021 National Highlights

November 8-14 | #GEW2021


National Highlights are our featured activities in the United States. 



GEW USA 2021 National Highlights

Target Accelerator Open Applications: Forward Founders & Takeoff Beauty
Target Accelerators
🔉 CALLING ALL ENTREPRENEURS 🔉 Target’s Takeoff Beauty and Forward Founders Programs are back and looking for emerging brands that are ready to learn and scale into mass retail.

Apply by November 14th, 11:59 pm CST…
General Magic
Thunderbird School of Global Management, Arizona State University
General Magic is the story of one of history’s greatest tech teams, who after a great failure, changed the lives of billions.
GEW 2021 Launch
Thunderbird School of Global Management
Join the official GEW 2021 kick-off taking place in-person and virtually from Phoenix, Arizona at the Thunderbird School of Global Management.
The Start Show - Northwest Arkansas
Right to Start
The Start Show is a video road trip from Right to Start, where we visit entrepreneurial communities across America.  We’re thrilled to premiere the next episode for Global Entrepreneurship Week, as we visit the booming ecosystem…
BizLink Orange Launch Event
National Entrepreneur Center
Calling all entrepreneurs in Central Florida to visit on 11/8.
From Idea to Impact: Building Your Startup's Scalable Sales Process
Nasdaq Entrepreneurial Center
If you want to build a Predictable, Repeatable, Scalable Sales Process for Your B2B Startup, then this event is for you.
NACCE Coffee Chat Global Entrepreneurship Series
The National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship
Join us from 12:30-1:00 pm EASTERN on Monday, November 8 - Friday, November 12 for informal coffee chats surrounding various topics related to global entrepreneurship.
Ignite Grant Pitch Competition
Innovate Charlotte
Win $5,000 to fund your idea!
Amazon Black Business Accelerator
Nashville Business Incubation Center
NBIC's 2021 Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW): Digital Reboot: From Pandemic to Profit

Amazon’s Black Business Accelerator is dedicated to helping build sustainable equity and growth for Black entrepreneurs…
The State of Entrepreneurship in Fort Worth
HSC | Next, GEW Fort Worth
The State of Entrepreneurship addresses local community leaders and entrepreneurs of entrepreneurship in Fort Worth. Hosted by HSC Next, State of Entrepreneurship highlights pressing data of the local economy, interesting case…
AARP Virtual Freelancing Workshop
AARP Foundation
No matter your experience level, you can count on expert guidance from AARP Foundation, which offers the following free webinars to help you find success as a freelancer.
How to Fundraise with a CRM Platform
Get ready to learn examples and techniques to use HubSpot CRM's platform to Attract, Engage, and Close investors.
2021 Big Idea Competition Awards Ceremony
Capital Factory, The University of Texas at Dallas
The Big Idea Competition (BIC) at The University of Texas at Dallas is one of the most celebrated nights of entrepreneurship in North Texas and recognizes the entrepreneurial progress of UT Dallas students, faculty, and alumni.
Hispanic Stars in Tech 2021 Series
Latinx Startup Alliance
Investing in Human Enablement Technologies
AltCap Your Business: Pitch Competition
Submit a pitch video describing your business, your team and how you are taking your business to the next level.
Entreprenuer Connect Speaker Series - Randy Hale, CEO, Next Level Apparel
Boise State University College of Business and Economics
Randy Hales, known as a serial CEO, has been named Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year, on Inc. 500 magazine’s “Fastest Growing Companies” list three times, Utah Manufacturer of the Year twice, and recognized as the CEO…
Building Capacity, Building Connections
GEN President Jonathan Ortmans joins FedEx and ICIC.
GIST TechConnect: The Future of Innovation is Deep Tech
US Department of State
Deep Tech. It is a flashy term used too often without a good understanding of the actual meaning. However, in the coming decade, this term will have greater and greater impact on our society and the environment.
SourceLink Virtual Webinar: How To Amplify Your Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Message
Creating strong inclusive ecosystems of support for entrepreneurs is key to a community’s economic success, however sharing collective impact can be challenging. How do you effectively create and deliver messaging that targets a…
AARP Work For Yourself at 50+
AARP Foundation
Work for Yourself@50+ is a webinar to help you gain the knowledge, support, and resources you need to make informed decisions about working for yourself and take the right first steps toward successful self-employment.