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Global Entrepreneurship Congress 2016 in Medellin, Colombia


Edward de Bono Institute Director Dr Leonie Baldacchino joined delegates from 160 counties at the Global Entrepreneurship Congress (GEC), which was held in Medellin, Colombia in March 2016 (Monday 14th March - Thursday 17th March). Now in its eighth year, nearly 4,000 delegates converged on the thriving startup city hub, exploring innovative approaches to helping entrepreneurs start and scale new businesses. 

The four-day Congress, co-hosted by Global Entrepreneurship Network (GEN), Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, National Business Association of Colombia (ANDI), and the City of Medellín mayor’s office, continues to expand as it more deeply engages all elements of the ecosystem. During the Congress, co-host ANDI, the mayor's office, and other local entrepreneurial leaders made in roads to establish GEN Colombia in the country, pledging to continue promoting the development of young businesses in the country, and to take Colombian entrepreneurship to a global level. The country network will support Colombian entrepreneurs, foster entrepreneurship resarch and encourage public policy discussions.

More information about the Global Entrepreneurship Congress 2016 can be found here:
Opening Hours

Kindly note that from Tuesday 28th November to Thursday 7th December 2017 (both dates inclusive), the Institute Office will be open from 0830hrs to 1330hrs, except for Thursday 30th November, Friday 1st, Monday 4th and Friday 8th December when the office will be closed. The office shall return to its regular opening hours, i.e., from 0830hrs to 1630hrs on Monday 11th December.

For urgent matters kindly contact Dr Leonie Baldacchino.  

Apologies for any inconveniences caused. 

Annual Report Oct 2016 - Sep 2017

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Global Entrepreneurship Week 2017
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Last Updated: 9 August 2017

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