Presented by: Department of Public Relatioins, Media and Communications.
By: Public Relations, Media and Communication
Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) is the world’s largest campaign to promote entrepreneurship, founded by the Kauffman Foundation in 2008, as part of the Global Entrepreneurship Network initiative. It is an international celebration of innovators and job creators who launch start-ups and bring ideas to life, map out projects for economic growth and human welfare Each year in November. The GEW is celebrated simultaneously in over 170 countries for one week. During this week, thousands of events and activities inspire people all around the world to engage in entrepreneurial activity. These activities, from large-scale competitions and events to intimate networking gatherings, connect participants to potential collaborators, mentors and even investors-introducing them to new possibilities and exciting opportunities.
13:30 - 14:00 Kick-off GEW-Erbil:
Opening: Mesopotamia Entrepreneurship Platform.
14:00 - 15:00 Panel discussion:
Future of Tech Entrepreneurship in Kurdistan Region of Iraq
Moderator: Bilal Said
Ibrahim, CEO Awrosoft
Afandi, Head of Department of IT, KRG
Sabah, Deputy IT Manager at the University of Kurdistan (UKH)
15:00 - 15:30 Coffee break
15:30 - 16:30 Panel discussion:
#GEW-Policy: The future is SME & Entrepreneurship
Moderator: Dr. Heja Sindi
- Aram Anwar, Director of Youth Project Support Fund
Muslim, Minister of Trade and Industry - KRG