2021

NOVEMBER 8th – 12th

A WEEK OF LOCAL ENTREPRENEURIAL EVENTS

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Who should attend

Calling all innovators, creatives, entrepreneurs, investors, educators and students. If you have a passion and interest in entrepreneurship then it is likely you will find at least a few events that fit your fancy during the week. Our goal is to attract that do things a little different, that take risks, and that fill gaps that others cannot even see. Simply we are looking for those that are never satisfied with the status quo.

Five groups of events to help you focus your interest around entrepreneurship.

Whether you’re just dreaming about starting a business, on your first, or a seasoned entrepreneur, the founder based events will provide you with the skills and knowledge you need to found a company. Initial product development, go-to-market strategies, finding funding, and building a team are just some of the topics that are covered. Start down the path of creating your startup!

The most popular topic and well attended events during the week, investment is a critical aspect of entrepreneurship. Different investment models will highlighted as well as the legal aspects of investment deals. Find out if your startup is right for funding, learn about becoming an investor yourself and connect with the local startup investment community.

Marketing and selling your startup’s products/services is the is the single largest challenge for most founders. It is complex and there is no one answer, as each startup has unique challenges. Events around the growth of your startup will specifically address digital marketing challenges, inbound and outbound marketing, building your sales team, and creating an exceptional customer experience. Don’t miss your chance to change the trajectory of your business.

Ideas come from many places and there is no better place to acquire some inspiration than hob-nobbling with the founders, creatives, and startup advocates during the week. These events could be pop-up non-planned events at basecamp or happy hours after the day is done. Join us for a beverage and connect with the startup community.

Staying on top of emerging trends can be a challenge. These events will help you get up to speed on subjects like new and emerging technologies, business model innovations, emerging trends for main street business and many more. If you want to know what the early movers are doing in their industries to keep ahead of the competition, these are the events you need to attend.

2020 Successes

93
Sessions
45
Organizers
140
Speakers
67%
ENTREPRENEURS
23%
COMMUNITY ADVOCATES
10%
CORPORATE ADVOCATES
46
COUNTRIES
3
Languages
1
Biggest GEW in UNITED STATES

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2020 Speakers

This is just a snap shot of a few of 2020 speakers for Global Entrepreneurship Week Fort Worth. Check out the full list.

Michael Sherrod
Michael Sherrod
Director TCU/Coleman Entrepreneurship Fellows Program – Neeley School of Business, Texas Christian University
Tom Le
Tom Le
CEO and Co-Founder – LURACO Technologies, Inc.
Andrew Kussmaul
Andrew Kussmaul
Founder & Attorney – Kussmaul Legal

Upcoming Events

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