A Celebration of Entrepreneurship
Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) is a celebration of the innovators and job creators who launch startups that bring ideas to life, drive economic growth and expand human welfare. During one week each November, GEW inspires people everywhere through local, national and global activities designed to help them explore their potential as self-starters and innovators.
Here at NC State, we celebrate GEW with a variety of offerings across campus. Check out the events below or view the calendar to see the week’s lineup!
Enjoy a catered lunch hosted by bold startup founders ready to share their stories and take your questions.
Come celebrate the innovation and entrepreneurship taking place at NC State at this kickoff reception and showcase featuring over 15 alumni startups.
Meet one-on-one with Triangle-based impact entrepreneurs and find out what is involved in creating a business with social, environmental and community impact.
Join NC State University Libraries and NC State Global for this Finnish documentary telling the story of two different sets of entrepreneurs.
Sync up with local business leaders and find valuable mentors at this mixer hosted by NC State Entrepreneurship’s mentorship program.
Join innovators from NC State and beyond for this Shark Tank-inspired event giving students the opportunity to pitch their business concept for live judges and a live audience.
Learn how to build your personal brand and navigate starting, maintaining and scaling a business at this fall workshop by the Advancement of Women Entrepreneurs.
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Spread the Word
Global Entrepreneurship Week is a time for the entire Wolfpack community to celebrate the entrepreneurship and innovation taking place at NC State. You can help spread the word with your audiences using promo graphics, sample tweets and event links found in our GEW promo toolkit.Access the Promo Toolkit