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Global Entrepreneurship Week is an international celebration of the makers, innovators and job creators who launch startups and bring ideas to life. Founded by the Kauffman Foundation in 2008, it has since expanded to more than 160 countries. Here in KC, #GEWKC 2017 was celebrated with more than 100 events and by more than 5,000 attendees.
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Innovation drives economic growth and changes lives—and it’s our entrepreneurs who bring those innovations to life. To move those innovations takes some serious gumption and the right team of founders, funders, designers, managers, developers, marketers, sales leaders, makers and resources.
GEWKC is where connections happen and teams come together to get inspired, prepare for the next challenge and celebrate Kansas City entrepreneurship.
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Stella Pigago attended #GEWKC 2017 and walked away with some wicked negotiating skills and stellar connections.
KC entrepreneurs need you—and 9 other reasons why you should host an event during #GEWKC. Check out last year's GEWKC calendar to get inspired.
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