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GEW 2013: A World of Impact
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Foursquare CEO & co-founder Dennis Crowley will join other young entrepreneurs as ambassadors for 'Movers & Changers'--a nationwide challenge to find the next wave of leading entrepreneurs. Competition finalists will be featured in the mtvU short-form series, premiering this fall on...

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National

Aug 06, 2011

Congratulations to the guys at Startup Weekend, Marc Nager, Clint Nelsen and Franck Nouyrigat, on their new book. Startup Weekend: How to Take a Company from Concept to Creation in 54 Hours will hit bookstore shelves on November 8...

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For the third consecutive year, Startup Weekend will be a featured event of Global Entrepreneurship Week--leading thousands around the world along the path from concept to creation in 54 hours.

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Netherlands

Aug 04, 2011

Eight selected European start-ups will be given the opportunity to present their business plan during 'Meet the Dragons' in an effort to secure an investment up to €1,000,000 during Global Entrepreneurship Week. Organized by HOPE (Holland Program on Entrepreneurship), the host of GEW/...

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Ghana

Jul 27, 2011

Stephen Gyasi—Kwaw, who leads the Global Entrepreneurship Week efforts in Ghana, was recognized for his ongoing efforts to help develop Africa, at the 6th Annual Living Legends Awards Banquet that took place Friday, July 22, 2011, at the Mövenpick Ambassadors Hotel.

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United Kingdom

Jul 05, 2011

Appearing at the Liverpool Business Week in the United Kingdom, GEW president Jonathan Ortmans emphasized the importance of creating a culture conducive to entrepreneurship in order to stimulate job creation and economic growth.

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National

Jul 05, 2011

The past several weeks have been busy for a number of GEW partners and others throughout the world: 

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Since our update last month on new countries and hosts joining Global Entrepreneurship Week, four new host organizations have signed on to lead the campaign in the countries--bringing the current total for GEW countries to 115. 

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Bahrain, Egypt, Jordan, Tunisia

Jul 05, 2011

The following post was written by Fertaa Yieleh-Chireh, an international student from Ghana working this summer in the Global Entrepreneurship Week HQ in Washington, DC.

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Ghana, Zambia

Jul 01, 2011

The following post was written by Fertaa Yieleh-Chireh, an international student from Ghana working this summer in the Global Entrepreneurship Week HQ in Washington, DC.

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