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7 Things you didn’t know about Pakistani Startup XGear

Posted by Charlotte Lamontagne @charpotle

Feb 27, 2015

Usman Riaz Ahmed Khawaja, Muhammad Ahmed Khalid, Kamran Shahid Butt, Usman Khalid

GEC Cities Forum to Examine Urban Ecosystems

Posted by Cristina Fernandez @CristinaFern

Feb 26, 2015

A few weeks ago, Buenos Aires, Argentina was announced as the winner of the GEC Cities Challenge. In addition to a representative from the Buenos Aires mayoral office presenting at the Global Entrepreneurship Congress, special attention will be paid to the...

GEW Award Nominations Announced

Posted by Charlotte Lamontagne @charpotle

Feb 25, 2015

Host organizations from 36 countries were nominated this week for the annual GEW Awards.

Entrepreneurs in Turkey Are In

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Feb 23, 2015

Global Entrepreneurship Week wrapped up a few months ago but host organizations around the world are busy reflecting on their campaigns in the lead up to the annual meeting of hosts during the Global Entrepreneurship Congress.

BreezoMeter Tracks Air Quality during Israel’s Most Polluted Week

Posted by Charlotte Lamontagne @charpotle

Feb 20, 2015

Last week, Israel experienced the worst air pollution it has seen in five years. Luckily for everyone living in the area, BreezoMeter’s innovative technology made it possible to track the shift in air quality as the sandstorm passed over Israel.

The Power of People in Building a Startup

Posted by Charlotte Lamontagne @charpotle

Feb 17, 2015

In speaking with startups in our network, a trend has emerged regarding the importance they place on building a strong team.

Exploring Italian Startup Ecosystems

Posted by Hope Grauel

Feb 16, 2015

Planning on exploring Italy after you attend the Global Entrepreneurship Congress? Event organizers teamed up with local startup, Find Your Italy, to offer an array of three-day Innovation Tours for delegates after the Congress concludes!

Entrepreneurial Advice from a Global Startup Battle Winner

Posted by Charlotte Lamontagne @charpotle

Feb 13, 2015

Denny Hollick , vice president marketing  and operations, Shan Shan Fu, vice president business development, Jonathan Zou,  production manager and Tony Yang, CEO, at Startup Weekend Vancouver last fall.

Supporting African Entrepreneurship in Milan

Posted by Charlotte Lamontagne @charpotle

Feb 10, 2015

In the lead-up to next month’s Global Entrepreneurship Congress, numerous parallel events are being planned around niche interests of the entrepreneurial ecosystem. One such event looking to bolster the African entrepreneurial community is “Building Cohesive...

Local Entrepreneurs Took Center Stage During GEW in Tajikistan

Posted by Guest Author

Feb 09, 2015

During the week of November 17 – 21, 2014, the Republic of Tajikistan joined over 150 other countries around the world in celebrating Global Entrepreneurship Week.