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Lessons in Entrepreneurship from an Agricultural Innovator

Posted by Charlotte Lamontagne @charpotle

Jan 30, 2015

Connor Burns, Jamillah Lodge (from the Bermuda Economic Development Corp, the GEW host organization in Bermuda) and EJ Burrows at the Global Entrepreneurship Congress in Moscow last year. 

The Uruguay Experience: It takes a village

Posted by Buke Cuhadar @bukec

Jan 29, 2015

November was an exciting month for Uruguay as its citizens voted to select their new president, Tabaré Vázquez. It was also a busy month for the players in the entrepreneurship ecosystem as they organized the country’s most inclusive Global Entrepreneurship Week...

GEW Hosts Participate in Bahrain Investment Forum

Posted by Guest Author

Jan 28, 2015

Leaders from the Global Entrepreneurship Week campaigns in Belgium and Pakistan participated in the First International Entrepreneurs Investment Forum in Manama, Bahrain, last week.

GEC Summits Seek to Strengthen Local Ecosystems

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Jan 26, 2015

The Global Entrepreneurship Congress is an opportunity to delve into various topics relating to healthy entrepreneurial ecosystems through a variety of summits and forums.

Spotlight on Rumie, Startup Open’s Best Social Startup

Posted by Hope Grauel

Jan 23, 2015

Learning and finding answers to questions can be easy if you have access to the internet. Rumie provides underprivileged children with low-cost and low-energy tablets that do just this. The catch? They take it one step further.

Startup Experience Joins Network to Educate Young Entrepreneurs

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Jan 22, 2015

Program to Be Highlighted as Part of Global Entrepreneurship Congress in Milan

Entrepreneurs to Embrace Excellence and Reject Law of Jante

Posted by Charlotte Lamontagne @charpotle

Jan 21, 2015

In the February issue of Entrepreneur Magazine, Editor-in-Chief Amy Cosper outlines the difficulties entrepreneurs often face and advises them to embrace excellence.

Parallel Events Announced for GEC in Milan

Posted by Charlotte Lamontagne @charpotle

Jan 14, 2015

Held March 16 to 19, 2015, the Global Entrepreneurship Congress (GEC) offers an array of events in Milan. While the types of events and activities vary widely, they all share a common thread—how to empower entrepreneurs and enable them to start and grow firms that...

Global Finalists Announced for DECA Idea Challenge 2014

Posted by Guest Author

Jan 13, 2015

This year, the DECA Idea Challenge dared elementary, secondary and college students around the globe, DECA and non-DECA members alike, to find an innovative, feasible and sustainable new use for newspaper in just eight days. We had an overwhelming response with...

Simplifying Air Quality Data - A Look at Startup Open Winner BreezoMeter

Posted by Charlotte Lamontagne @charpotle

Jan 12, 2015

Breathing is a fundamental behavior that most of us don’t think twice about doing. We inhale, exhale and go about our day without wondering what we are putting in our body.