GEW Switzerland: November 8 - 14, 2021

Keep the courage to be an entrepreneur !

Raising more awareness for entrepreneurship is the main goal of GEW Switzerland which takes place for the 11th time. It is inspired by Global Entrepreneurship Week, a global and annual initiative each November, dedicated to entrepreneurship, ecosystems, networking and matchmaking.
More than 80 events, workshops and conférences were held nationwide 2020, almost all of them online. The campaign is initiated by Partner is the University of Lausanne.

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Logo Be Advanced, Global Entrepreneurship Week Switzerland
8th of November | 7.30 - 9.30 h

Neugründerfrühstück 2021

Berner Generationenhaus, Spittelsaal im 3. OG, Bern
Am alljährlichen Frühstücksanlass dreht sich alles um Unternehmertum und Innovation. Tricks und Tipps für deinen Weg zur Selbstständigkeit. Austausch mit ExpertInnen, GründerInnen sowie Gleichgesinnten,

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Logo Unil, Global Entrepreneurship Week Switzerland
8th - 14th of November | 8 - 18 h


HEC Espace Entreprise Unil-Internef CH-1015 Lausanne
Conférences, workshops ou événements networking pour les étudiants de l'UNIL et de l'EPFL

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8th - 14th of November | 8 - 18 h

GEW Basel: “Youth Entrepreneurship”

Impact Hub Basel, Münchensteinerstrasse 274a , 4053 Basel
A series of events like "Youth Enterpreneurship workshop", "Ninja"-events, "Daily Morning Meditation" and "Basel Entrepreneurship Gala 2021"

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Fit gemacht fürs internationale Wachstum

Am Webinar von stand in der GEW-Woche die Swiss Entrepreneurs Foundation (SwissEF) im Fokus.…

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Virtuell in die Welt der Selbständigkeit eingeführt

16 Personen nahmen am 17. November am Infoanlass «Ich mache mich selbständig» teil. Souverän moderierte Elisabeth…

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Portrait James Miners, Global Entrepreneurship Week Switzerland

“We are looking forward to GEW Switzerland 2020. This is a very special year: entrepreneurs and innovators need extra support to manage the challenges related to the Corona pandemic. GEW provides them with a platform to inform and inspire, helping them to solve their problems and grow their start-ups”

James Miners, Senior Advisor Fongit

Portrait Rene Hausammann, Global Entrepreneurship Week Switzerland

“Switzerland needs to raise more awareness for entrepreneurship. To draw the attention of the public to how important entrepreneurial people and start-ups are for the economy and prosperity, is exactly what we have been actively pursuing with the Global Entrepreneurship Week since 2012.

Rene Hausammann, Chairman of