SUPPORT | October 31, 2020

Host Organizations Powering GEW 2020 National Campaigns

Photo Credit: Global Entrepreneurship Network

Global Entrepreneurship Week is a collection of tens of thousands of activities, competitions and events in 170+ countries each November aimed at making it easier for anyone, anywhere to start and scale a company.

Founded in 2008, GEW inspires millions each year to explore their potential while fostering connections and increasing collaboration within their ecosystems to empower entrepreneurs and strengthen communities.

Diversity is a driver of innovation and economies suffer if a group of people are underrepresented or face structural barriers. Global Entrepreneurship Week reaches beyond traditional startup hubs, envisioning one global entrepreneurial ecosystem open to all.

There are four themes for GEW 2020: Ecosystems, Education, Inclusion and Policy.

To highlight the contributions of some of our global hosts, we will be publishing a series of articles in the weeks and months ahead of GEW. To get started, we spoke with a few veteran organizers from GEW 2019. We were eager to learn how GEW has impacted their startup ecosystem and what they are hoping to accomplish in 2020.

As we add articles, we will update the list below:

Julia DiLeo is a Digital Communications Associate at the Global Entrepreneurship Network. She is involved in all things content creation, social… About the author