Entrepreneurship

Global Entrepreneurship Week 2019

Global Entrepreneurship Week is a collection of tens of thousands of events, activities and competitions each November that inspire millions to explore their potential as an entrepreneur while fostering connections and increasing collaboration within their ecosystems.

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Global Entrepreneurship Week is an international event with over 170 countries involved, and more than 10 million people at over 35,000 events. This year’s themes are Education, Ecosystems, Inclusion and Policy

Guernsey's packed schedule for Global Entrepreneurship  Week 2019 is so full that it now spans two weeks starting from 11th November. See the full two week schedule on the Digital Greenhouse event calendar here with more events still to be added:

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Global Entrepreneurship Week aims to help you to connect to a network to help you take the next step on your entrepreneurial journey whether you have an idea you want to start, a side business you want to scale or want to gain inspiration from like-minded entrepreneurs. This will be a diverse week of events designed to introduce people to new opportunities of entrepreneurship, innovation and intrapreneurial working with interesting case-studies, practical methods and expert advice! 

You can keep up to date with Global Entrepreneurship Week news on our social media and on the hashtags #GEW2019 #GEWGSY

Purple Tuesday Breakfast Workshop - Tue 12th

Introductory Purple Tuesday breakfast web accessibility workshop

Tuesday 12th November

8:30 - 10:15

at Digital Greenhouse.

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Global Entrepreneur Headlining Chamber's Activity Fortnight - Thu 14th

Chamber is delighted to have secured this international speaker as part of our Global Entrepreneurs Initiative. Sam was an Ambassador for the UK Department of International Trade for Entrepreneurship and helped the Lebanese Govt build their Fintech hub.

Thursday 14th November 2019

12:00 - 14:00

At the OGH

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IOD – Directing Companies In A Digital World - Fri 15th

This Guernsey Institute of Directors course will be delivered by Gordon Fletcher, Director of Business 4.0 Directorate at the University of Salford and will cover three key areas, digital awareness, business risks and the questions directors should be asking.

Friday 15th November 2019

09:00 - 16:30

At the GTA

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Speed Networking with Eagle Lab Guernsey - Mon 18th

Join us for a speed networking session with Mark Smith from Barclays Guernsey.

This event will allow you to meet and network with likeminded businesses and supporters in the community.

Monday 18th November 2019

8:00 - 10:00

At the Digital Greenhouse

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Chamber November OGH Lunch: Green Corporate Credentials – An Exciting New Initiative - Mon 18th

Environmental and Social Impact Monitor Launch

The Environmental & Social Impact Monitor (ESIM), led by experienced entrepreneur Marc Lainé, will develop Guernsey as a leading centre for green and sustainable business and finance. ESIM will accredit organisations that align the interests of investors, customers and the wider community so that all stakeholders can make informed decisions and organisations can clearly demonstrate alignment of their values with social expectations.

Monday 18th November 2019

12:00 - 14:00

at the OGH

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Techpreneurs - Bringing product to reality panel - Mon 18th

Join us as part of Global Entrepreneurship Week for the first Techpreneurs panel where the panel will be talking about their journey of developing their own products, the route to market and the hurdles they had to cover come along the way.

 

Monday 18th November 2019

18:00 - 19:00 

At the Digital Greenhouse

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Arts and Creativity in Immersive Technology for Healthcare - Tue 19th

Sarah Ticho is a curator, producer and founder working across immersive technologies, healthcare and arts. During this event, she will discuss how virtual reality and immersive technology is being applied in healthcare and the opportunities for cross-industry collaboration between artists, data scientists, researchers, healthcare practitioners and patients. 

Tuesday 19th November 2019

10:00 - 11:00

Digital Greenhouse

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Ready for Launch - Tue 19th

Join for an interactive and insightful panel discussion with Orchard PR, Guernsey Press and more on how to prepare key messages, create content and the right channels to use when launching your new business or product.

Tuesday 19th November 2019

12:00 - 14:00

Frossard Theatre
Guernsey Museum, Candie

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Make Money Online: 5 Low-Cost Business Models You Can Launch Today To Escape The 9 To 5 with Mark Whitman - Tue 19th

In this one-hour session we will look at 5 online business models that you can launch today for as little as £100, and scale to replace your salary.
The introduction session will be running twice, once during lunch from 1 - 2pm and once in the evening from 6 - 7pm.

Tuesday 19th November 2019

13:00 - 14:00 - SOLD OUT

and an evening session at 

18:00 - 19:00

At the Digital Greenhouse

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November Entrepreneurs Breakfast Club - Wed 20th

Startup Guernsey is delighted to include our November breakfast, sponsored by Pollet Chambers within Global Entrepreneurship Week and welcome along Ross Gledhill of Belgrave and White Rock Brewery.

Wednesday 20th November 2019

08:00 - 09:00

At Muse Cafe

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Digital Marketing Meetup - How to be more ‘Entrepreneur’ - Wed 20th

Thinking about going freelance? Maybe you just want to add entrepreneurial spirit to your 9-5? At our next Digital Marketing Meet-up hear how strategic brand consultant, Leo Sanders works with global brands and enjoys living in Guernsey.

Wednesday 20th November 2019

13:00 - 14:00 

At the Digital Greenhouse

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Black Vanilla Open House Event - Wed 20th

 Guernsey-based communications agency Black Vanilla is holding an open house event at its office on The Grange as part of Global Entrepreneurship Week

Wednesday 20th November 2019

17.00 - 19.00

at Black Vanilla,

7-8 The Grange,

St Peter Port,

GY1 2PX

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Eagle Labs Accelerator Presentation Night - Wed 20th

The final presentation of all the businesses that have taken part in the Eagle Lab and Digital Greenhouse Business Accelerator this year! The business accelerator participants will be showcasing their businesses and their journey over the programme.

Wednesday 20th November 2019

19:30 - 21:30 

At the Digital Greenhouse

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National Cyber Security Centre seminar: ‘Cyber Security: Keep You and Your Business Safe’ - Thu 21st

This session will include advice and guidance on how to protect yourself against cyber attacks and how to encourage Board-level cybersecurity discussions.

Thursday 21st November 2019

8:00 – 12:00

at St Pierre Park Hotel

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The Entrepreneur's Networking Masterclass - Thu 21st

Talk and workshop run by Marc Winn that will teach people how to effectively build long term support for their work and ideas. Perfect for established entrepreneurs and 'want-repreneurs' who are interested in starting out.

Thursday 21st November 2019

13:00 - 14:00

At the Digital Greenhouse

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Disrupting insurance, empowering customers - Thu 21st

Tobias Taupitz, founder of Laka - a community-focused start-up specialising in high-end bike insurance takes us through his entrepreneurial journey from working in corporate finance to founding one of the most innovative insurtech companies in the UK.

Thursday 21th November 2019

18:00 - 20:00

At the Guernsey Chamber of Commerce

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Data protection for start ups - Fri 22nd

This event is moderated by Chris Chilton from Orchard PR and features a panel of experts including Richard Field, partner at Appleby and chair of the Bailiwick of Guernsey Data Protection Association.

Friday 22nd November 2019

12:00 - 14:00

At the Digital Greenhouse

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Innovation Lab series - DATE CHANGE - Fri 29th

Mindsets & Simplification

Find out how adjusting your mindset by applying simplification techniques can lead to better ways of working and great innovation. November's speaker (and founder of the Innovation Lab), Jon Buckland, now from Unleashing Potential, will be encouraging everyone to become a freethinker as he explores “Simplicity On The Other Side of Complexity.”

PLEASE NOTE: NEW DATE Friday 29th November 2019

16:00 - 17:00

At the Digital Greenhouse

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