Global Entrepreneurship Week

We had a blast, y'all!
Join us next year Nov. 13-19, 2023.

GEW is a global celebration
of doers, dreamers, makers and innovators
who create jobs, solve problems and bring ideas to life. 

Global Entrepreneurship Week - Kansas City might be over, but all the great advice, experts, resources and opportunities for your business happen all year long in the KC metro.

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What is GEW?

Global Entrepreneurship Week is an international celebration of the makers, innovators and job creators who launch startups, bring ideas to life and advance entrepreneurship. Founded by the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation in 2008, GEW has since expanded to more than 170 countries.


GEWKC Timeline

June: Open call for nominations to join the GEWKC organizing committee
July and August: Open call for GEWKC submissions.
September: The GEWKC committee will review submissions and finalize presenters.
October: GEWKC agenda opens to the public. 
Nov. 13-19, 2023: Global Entrepreneurship Week - Kansas City



Entrepreneurship is opportunity—to pursue a dream, build an idea, transform a community and create an economy of hope. GEWKC is where connections happen and people come together to get inspired, prepare for the next challenge and celebrate Kansas City entrepreneurship.

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