Washington DC

4th Annual GW Global Entrepreneurship Research and Policy Conference
Website: www.GWOCTOBER.com
Date: October 17-19, 2013
Location: George Washington University, Washington DC

 

Theme: New Possibilities

Knowledge is the fuel for successful entrepreneurs creating new possibilities around the world. The 4th annual Global Entrepreneurship Conference sheds light on the vast infrastructure of public data available for generating new ideas and building new businesses. Entrepreneurs, public policy makers and researchers will have the unique opportunity to share current issues and the latest advances in business creation.

This conference focuses on five (5) main components:

  1. A database marketplace with a full day of opportunities for informal discussions with database originators.
  2. Keynote speakers discussing the latest policy issues, with networking opportunities for various stakeholders.
  3. Training Sessions on business development, entrepreneurial education and established data sets. [e.g. OPIC, GEM, PSED, others]
  4. Presentation of scholarly work on business creation from around the world.
  5. ICSB Foundation Black Tie Gala and presentation of the Three Luminaries Awards at the U.S. Chamberof Commerce.

*Research Presentation Abstracts Due: 15 August 2013

> Submit Online at https://www.softconf.com/c/icsbgw

 

*Database Fair Presenter Registration Due: 15 August 2013

> Submit Online at http://www.icsbgw.org/database_presentations