Get your GEWKC questions answered

Global Entrepreneurship Week is an international celebration of the 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. This year, we're expecting thousands of attendees at more than 170 events.

Here’s everything you need to know to make the most out of GEWKC.



  • Who can attend a GEW event?

  • Do I have to pay to attend events?

  • How do I register for GEW?

  • How do I know what events I have registered for?

  • What if I can’t attend a session I signed up for or I want to add additional events to my agenda?

  • Can I attend an event I didn’t register for?

  • How long do track events last?

  • What are the program tracks?

  • What is the schedule for the week?

  • Who organizes the sessions?

  • Where is Basecamp?

  • Is there free parking at Plexpod Westport Commons?

  • How do I volunteer for GEW?

  • Who’s in charge of GEWKC?

  • How can I become a sponsor for GEWKC?

  • Who can I contact with questions?

  • What is the timeline for GEWKC?

  • I want to submit an event for GEW next year.

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