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  • 1. Global Entrepreneurship Week
  • 2. Global Entrepreneurship Week Overview For one week, millions of young people around the world join a growing movement of entrepreneurial people, to generate new ideas and to seek better ways of doing things. Countries across six continents come together to celebrate Global Entrepreneurship Week, an initiative to inspire young people to embrace innovation, imagination and creativity. To think big. To turn their ideas into reality. To make their mark.
  • 3. Global Entrepreneurship Week 2010 Official Countries Angola Argentina Australia Austria Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belgium Belize Bermuda Bolivia Bosnia & Herzegovina Brazil Bulgaria Burkina Faso Burundi Cameroon Canada Cape Verde Chile China Colombia Congo Croatia Denmark Dominican Republic Dominica Ecuador Egypt El Salvador Finland France Georgia Germany Ghana Greece Honduras Hungary Iceland India Indonesia Israel Italy Jamaica Japan Jordan Kenya Korea Kyrgyzstan Latvia Lebanon Lithuania Macedonia Madagascar Malaysia Mali Malta Mauritius Mexico Monaco Montenegro Morocco Mozambique Nepal Netherlands New Zealand Nicaragua Nigeria Pakistan Paraguay Peru Poland Portugal Romania Russia Saudi Arabia Senegal Serbia Sierra Leone Singapore Slovakia Slovenia South Africa Spain Sri Lanka Suriname Swaziland Sweden Tunisia Turkey Uganda Ukraine United Arab Emirates United Kingdom United States Uruguay Venezuela Vietnam Zambia Zimbabwe
  • 4. Global Entrepreneurship Week Objectives of the Week • Inspire. We introduce entrepreneurship to young people under the age of thirty who otherwise might not have considered it as a career path. • Connect. We network young people and organizations across national boundaries to discover new ideas at the intersection of cultures and disciplines. • Mentor. We enlist active and inspiring entrepreneurs around the world to coach and mentor the next generation of enterprise talent as they pursue their dreams. • Engage. We demonstrate to opinion leaders and policymakers how entrepreneurship is central to a nation's economic health and culture, and give them the opportunity to learn about each other's entrepreneurial policies and practices.
  • 5. Global Entrepreneurship Week US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton Charles, Prince of Wales United States President Barack Obama French President Nicolas Sarkozy Nobel Prize Winner Muhammad Yunus British PM Gordon Brown Canadian PM Stephen Harper Ghana President John Atta Mills GlobalGlobal Leaders &Leaders & CelebritiesCelebrities
  • 6. Global Entrepreneurship Week Former US Secretary of State Colin Powell Saudi Arabian Prince Abdullah Portuguese President Anibal Cavaco Silva Serial Entrepreneur Richard Branson Australian PM Kevin Rudd Serial Entrepreneur Russell Simmons King of Morocco Mohammed VI Entrepreneur Michael Dell Calvin “Snoop Dogg” Broadus
  • 7. Global Entrepreneurship Week Germany Brazil
  • 8. Global Entrepreneurship Week Chile Ghana
  • 9. Global Entrepreneurship Week Singapore Romania
  • 10. Global Entrepreneurship Week UK USA
  • 11. Global Entrepreneurship Week ISRAEL ISRAEL