Global Entrepreneurship Week at Babson

Global Entrepreneurship Week at Babson

​​​Babson College will celebrate Global Entrepreneurship Week 2018 November 8-15 with a series of events and activities.

The Babson events will be part of more than 35,000 events and competitions in 170 countries. Powered by the Kauffman Foundation, the initiative is supported by dozens of world leaders and a network of more than 15,000 partner organizations.

Global Entrepreneurship Week is a celebration of the innovators and job creators who launch startups, bring ideas to life, drive economic growth, and expand human welfare. During one week each November, GEW inspires people everywhere through local, national, and global activities designed to help them explore their potential as self-starters and innovators.

2018 Schedule of Events

Thursday, November 8

Golden Seeds Boston Office Hours

9 a.m.
Olin Hall 
Babson College

Co-hosted by the Center for Women's Entrepreneurial Leadership


Rocket Pitch 

1:30 p.m.

Olin Hall

Babson College


CWEL Circles: Men as Allies: The Value Proposition for Equality

4:30 p.m.
Roger's Pub & Grille
Babson College

Hosted by the Center for Women's Entrepreneurial Leadership


U.S. Work Visas after Graduation

4:30 p.m.
Olin Hall Room 102
Babson College

Hosted by International Student & Scholar Services


2018 Rocket Pitch

Friday, November 9

Babson Entrepreneurship Forum 

All Day
Campus wide
Babson College


Brand Yourself Like a Champion 

10 a.m.
Reynolds Global Lounge
Babson College
Hosted by the Center for Women's Entrepreneurial Leadership

2018 Babson Entrepreneurship Forum

Monday, November 12

Pop-up at Olin

11:30 a.m.

Olin Hall

Babson College


Pop-up at Reynolds

Noon

Reynolds Campus Center

Babson College


Fashion Table Discussion: Global Trends in Fashion

4 p.m.

Blank Center

Babson College

Hosted by Babson Fashion Entrepreneurial Initiative

​Tuesday, November 13

Pop-up at Olin

11:30 a.m.

Olin Hall

Babson College


Pop-up at Reynolds

Noon

Reynolds Campus Center

Babson College


Food Sol Community Table

1 p.m.
Blank Center
Babson College
Hosted by Food Sol 


Investor Office Hours with Rough Draft Ventures

2 p.m.
Blank Center
Babson College

How 2 Tuesday: How 2 Become a Babson Global Entrepreneur-in-Residence

5 p.m.
Blank Center
Babson College

Lewis Institute Grad Impact Hour: Disruptive Innovation with Craig Wing, MBA '10, Future World

5 p.m.
Space X, Lewis Institute 
Babson College
Hosted by the Lewis Institute

An Evening with Craig Wing, MBA '10, Future World

7 p.m.
Sorenson Center for the Arts
Babson College
Hosted by the Arts & Humanities Division
Food Sol

Wednesday, November 14

Pop-up at Olin

11:30 a.m.

Olin Hall

Babson College


Pop-up at Reynolds

Noon

Reynolds Campus Center

Babson College


Babson Alumni Supporting Entrepreneurs (BASE) Consultant Office Hours 

2 p.m.
Blank Center
Babson College

B-SEEDs Social Impact Pitch Competition 

4 p.m.
Olin Hall

Babson College


Reshaping the Fitness Industry with Robert Shapiro

7:30 p.m.

Winn Auditorium

Babson College

Hosted by eTower and StartupGrind

Babson Alumni Supporting Entrepreneurs

Thursday, November 15

Pop-up at Olin

11:30 a.m.

Olin Hall

Babson College


Pop-up at Reynolds

Noon

Reynolds Campus Center

Babson College


Academy of Distinguished Entrepreneurs®

6 p.m.
Knight Auditorium

Babson College

Academy of Distinguished Entrepreneurs

Friday, November 16

Good Business Friday: Pitching and Purpose 

12 p.m.
Reynolds Global Lounge
Babson College
Hosted by the Lewis Institute

Good Business Friday