Kauffman Foundation News (5/13/11): Global Entrepreneurship Week 2011 to inspire millions

Global Entrepreneurship Week 2011 to Inspire Millions to Celebrate the World’s Key Economic Driver: Entrepreneurship
1,300 partners in the U.S. join 35,000 organizations in more than 100 countries 
to create transformative experiences for the next generation 
of innovators Nov. 14-20
This fall, Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) aims to touch more current and aspiring entrepreneurs around the globe than any event, ever. Thousands of activities in more than 100 countries will teach the power of entrepreneurship by showcasing creativity and innovative thinking. GEW 2011 will be held November 14 – 20, spurring new ideas, ingenuity and firm creation through local, national and global activities.
An initiative of the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, GEW will connect people through activities designed to help them explore their potential as self-starters. Students, educators, entrepreneurs, business leaders, employees, non-profit leaders, government officials and others will participate in wide-ranging activities that include virtual and face-to-face events, large-scale competitions and intimate networking gatherings. 
Read More on Global Entrepreneurship Week…>> http://www.unleashingideas.org/

Read More about 2011 featured activities…>> http://www.kauffman.org/newroom/global-entrepreneurship-week-2011-to-inspire-millions-to-celebrate-the-worlds-key-economic-driver-entrepreneurship.aspx