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 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

2018 Rocket Pitch

Friday, November 9

Babson Entrepreneurship Forum 

All day
Campus wide
Babson College

2018 Babson Entrepreneurship Forum

Monday, November 12

Pop-up at Olin

11:30 a.m.

Olin Hall

Babson College


​Tuesday, November 13

Pop-up at Olin

11:30 a.m.

Olin Hall

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

MBA 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
Food Sol

Wednesday, November 14

Pop-up at Olin

11:30 a.m.

Olin Hall

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

Babson Alumni Supporting Entrepreneurs

Thursday, November 15

Pop-up at Olin

11:30 a.m.

Olin Hall

Babson College


Academy of Distinguished Entrepreneurs 

6 p.m.
Knight Auditorium

Babson College

Academy of Distinguished Entrepreneurs

Friday, November 16 - special addition!

Good Business Friday: Pitching and Purpose 

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

Good Business Friday