Global Entrepreneurship Week Fort Worth

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Global Entrepreneurship Week is November 15 - 19, 2021 

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2020 Themes:

Entrepreneurship 101 -- Discovering resources and events to successfully plan, launch and grow businesses of all stages.

Main Street North Texas -- Celebrating local entrepreneurship by shining the spotlight on startups and small businesses in our own backyards.

Emerging tech/Innovation -- Exploring the stories, impact and economic effects of current and emerging innovations.

Inclusion -- Highlighting the work startup champions are doing around the world to minimize barriers and obstacles for entrepreneurs regardless of their background.

Funding -- Discovering the many different ways to fund a business including equity, loans, grants, and innovative new products.



Global Entrepreneurship Week is a week long set of events, activities and competitions each November that inspire millions globally to explore their potential as an entrepreneur while fostering connections and increasing collaboration within their ecosystems.


"It's so cool that there's a whole week dedicated to celebrating entrepreneurs where we can come together and elevate as a whole community."


2020 Session Highlights

  • Impact Fort Worth
    Fri, Nov 20
    Nov 20, 2020, 11:30 AM – 6:00 PM
    Impact Fort Worth is an initiative to help our cities build back better through social innovation. This year's theme is Agents For Change.
  • Global Perspectives on Link Between Diversity & Innovation
    Thu, Nov 19
    Nov 19, 2020, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    The Link Between Diversity & Innovation from the Perspective of the Global Community in DFW
  • EdTech & Equity in DFW Schools
    Tue, Nov 17
    Nov 17, 2020, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    Covid has made existing education and tech knowledge inequities even more prevalent in DFW--how can we fix this?
  • Investing In Your Agency During a Pandemic
    Tue, Nov 17
    Nov 17, 2020, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
    Investing in your agency during a pandemic - building the case for increased fundraising goals in uncertain economic times.
  • It’s Never Too Early to Think Global
    Mon, Nov 16
    Nov 16, 2020, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    Come learn the “secret sauce” of the Nordics and how it can be applied to DFW and your startup.
  • Accelerate DFW - Pitch Battle 2020
    Mon, Nov 16
    Nov 16, 2020, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    16 entrepreneurs will present their pitch in video format, most social engagement via YouTube advance to GEW Week. Pitch experts break down 4 pitches each day during GEW FW. Winner take all.


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