Start..Connect..Impact || GEW2017 is back on 9th of November

Start..Connect..Impact || GEW2017 is back on 9th of November

GEW2017, IEC general
During one week each November, thousands of events and competitions in 160 countries inspire millions to engage in entrepreneurial activity while connecting them to potential collaborators, mentors and even investors. The initiative is supported by dozens of world leaders and a network of more than 15,000 partner organizations. [caption id="attachment_251" align="aligncenter" width="386"] Moneera Yassin, IEC re-presenter[/caption] GEW Sudan will take place from the 9th to the 19th of November and will include a large number of activities and events held at different locations which will target several sectors of the community through which we hope to attract more participants, spread awareness, raise potential, and best of all, build skills and empower our society in order to build a real ecosystem of entrepreneurs, investors, innovators and job creators. GEW Sudan is…
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تقرير : ندو ة ثورة الأعمال الناشئة ودورها الاقتصادي والأجتماعي

تقرير : ندو ة ثورة الأعمال الناشئة ودورها الاقتصادي والأجتماعي

IEC general
في ظل الإنتشار والإهتمام المتزايد بريادة الأعمال والشركات الناشئة في السودان في الآونه الأخيرة نظم مجتمع الإبتكار وريادة الأعمال IEC بالتعاون مع مركز مأمون بحيري للدراسات والبحوث الإقتصادية والإجتماعية في أفريقيا بالخرطوم ندوة بعنوان / ثورة الأعمال الناشئة ودورها الإقتصادي والإجتماعي وذلك يوم السبت الموافق 29 / 4 / 2017 م في الساعة السابعة والنصف مساء . تعد ندوة / ثورة الأعمال الناشئة ودورها الإقتصادي والإجتماعي أول ندوة إقتصادية من نوعها لإلقاء الضوء على دور الشركات الناشئة في السودان وإسهاماتها في التنمية الإقتصادية والإجتماعية وذلك عبر مناقشتها لثلاث أوراق وهي : الورقة الأولى : الأعمال الناشئة المتحدث / م. أحمد الفضل محجوب مهتم ومحاضر في ريادة الأعمال واقتصاديات التنمية – الورقة الثانية : دور الدولة في تنظيم وتطوير المشاريع الناشئة المتحدث / د. تاج الدين عثمان سعيد مدير عام وزارة…
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3 Sudanese Startups Joining 150+ Startups in Singapore for GITR Investment Conference!!!

3 Sudanese Startups Joining 150+ Startups in Singapore for GITR Investment Conference!!!

GEW2016, GITR Sudan
From #SUDAN to the World . " we are coming for you ! "  Three sudanese startups will compete in Get in the Ring Global Finals in 16 days ! They will go to #Singapore for world Finals of Startups during #GC17 and #TechInAsia . Show them some love !! IEC as National Host is sending the two national winners of the local Get In The Ring Sudan (with support by Sudatel Telecom ) to Singapore for global startups Conference next week (17,18,19) May 2017 ! The Global Conference will include : Leading investors and corporate from the region are joining the conference and are ready to explore business opportunities with . Mentors and trainers . corporate-startup collaboration . pitching and funding rounds . Visit TechinAsia Singapore . Wain finder (represented…
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BEN HOROWITZ: TO CREATE CULTURE, START A REVOLUTION

BEN HOROWITZ: TO CREATE CULTURE, START A REVOLUTION

Startup Grind Khartoum
Brace yourself for the main event Name a rapper (VC) that I ain't influenced! -- Ben Horowitz, keynote at Startup Grind Global, arrived on stage wearing a T-shirt with a picture of Toussaint L’Ouverture and the words: “General of Rebellion,” emblazoned underneath. In a morning VC session, GGV Capital's Jeff Richards had cited Horowitz's book, The Hard Thing About Hard Things, noting that this book had inspired an investor like him - to change his mindset about being more empathic concerning the hard work that founders go through. For Jeff, that meant going those extra miles to help a founder secure a mortgage so that the founder had one less thing to worry about. Onstage, Horowitz tells of Toussaint L’Ouverture, the Haitian slave who led the only successful slavery revolt in history. To inspire the talk, he asked friends Admiral…
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THIS MAY, CELEBRATE FEMALE FOUNDERS AROUND THE WORLD

THIS MAY, CELEBRATE FEMALE FOUNDERS AROUND THE WORLD

Startup Grind Khartoum
Join Startup Grind and Comcast NBCUniversal for 75 events with female founders and investors, all around the world in 30 days. In the last decade, the startup world has been gone from a hip post-college alternative to an outright global phenomenon. LA’s rock stars have been pushed off the magazine cover’s in favor of hoodie-sporting college dropouts. The tech world has crept up on New York’s bankers as Apple and Google became the most valuable businesses in the world - and even the fate of Washington D.C. was decided, in part, on Twitter.This world of founders prides itself in pursuing progress, nurturing a meritocracy, and celebrating diversity. So why does starting or joining a technology business still come with so many traps and challenges to women worldwide? In starting companies, the…
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FILMEDIA :a company that is changing Sudanese media for good Featured on GITR.co

FILMEDIA :a company that is changing Sudanese media for good Featured on GITR.co

GITR Sudan
Media is the most power tool to convey a message or speak about a problem in a creative and engaging way. A team of young enthusiasts teamed up to create Filmedia Entertainment – a company that is changing Sudanese media for good. The startup wants to open the door to the creative and innovative youth of Sudan to unleash their imagination. By reaching out to international viewers the company also want to change the negative image of Sudan around the world!   What is Filmedia Entertainment and can it set a powerful message in a miniseries about daily life? Today we are together with Sarrah Kheir, the general manager of Filmedia to get the answers to all of these questions. WHAT IS FILMEDIA Filmedia produces short films, vines, mini e-series,…
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5 reasons why you should attend  Startup Grind Khartoum monthly events!

5 reasons why you should attend Startup Grind Khartoum monthly events!

Startup Grind Khartoum
Startup Grind is a global community of  1,000,000 entrepreneurs  . It is powered by Google for Entrepreneurs, and is active across 200 cities in 98 countries around the world. Startup’s values are to Give First, Make Friends and Help Others. Their entrepreneurial membership benefits by learning from the best, sharing what works, and acting as a mastermind community, par excellence.Here you will find some reason why you should attend the monthly events of startup grind in khartoum : 1)A global community you can trust Startup Grind’s community is made up from  1,000,000 founders in over 200 cities and 85 countries. Though it is the largest independent startup community in the world, it’s also a very close-knit one. Its members are actively involved in the community in many different forms. Events,…
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GEW Sudan 2016 Grows to Inspire, Educate More Entrepreneurs

GEW Sudan 2016 Grows to Inspire, Educate More Entrepreneurs

GEW2016
By: ASSGAD ZAROUG The entrepreneurship ecosystem in Sudan has had its ups and downs over the years, and the entrepreneurial activity wasn't meeting the desire of most of Sudanese entrepreneurs – it was significantly isolated from the global entrepreneurship movement. But in 2014, a small group of active and very dedicated young Sudanese, broke the silence and introduced Sudan to the world, through the largest entrepreneurship network, by organizing the first Global Entrepreneurship Week in Sudan. Although it was humble start, with very few activities and partners, it activated the entrepreneurial ecosystem in Sudan, and GEW Sudan was nominated for the Rookie of the Year Award by GEW Global in Italy during the 2015 Global Entrepreneurship Congress. The effect showed in 2015, when GEW Sudan witnessed a remarkable leap – GEW…
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GEW Highlights From Around the World

GEW Highlights From Around the World

GEW2016
By: BUKE CUHADAR As an expected 10 million people participated in Global Entrepreneurship Week in 165 countries this November, hosts, event partners and participants around the world celebrated the entrepreneurial spirit and strengthened the entrepreneurial ecosystem in their communities. Here a few highlights from El Salvador, Kosovo, Cape Verde, Libya, Sudan and Sri Lanka. El Salvador In El Salvador, where the Salvadoran Foundation for Economic and Social Development (Fusades) through its Technology Innovation Program (Proinnova), has been the GEW host organization since 2010, celebrations included 45 events with the participation of 42 partner organizations. Fusades is an independent think-tank and development organization, committed to the progress and welfare of all Salvadorans. In the past six years, Fusades facilitated the participation of more than 6,000 entrepreneurs in various activities throughout the country.…
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WOMEN ENTREPRENEURS TOOK OVER THE RING IN SUDAN

WOMEN ENTREPRENEURS TOOK OVER THE RING IN SUDAN

GEW2016, GITR Sudan
By: getinthering.co On November 15th Premier ABC venue in Khartoum was about to be rocked as Sudanese startups put the gloves on, ready to battle.  The event promised to be amazing with a mix of more than 300 corporates, startups and visitors coming to see the hottest Sudanese solutions. After a 2-day boot camp, 10  startups were selected to pitch in the ring. It was an amazing opportunity for the Sudanese startups to battle their ideas against each other and to receive an expert feedback from the Champion jury. This year was comprised of professionals from different spheres like Ahmed Sufian (Techstars), Badr (GIAD), Ali Amin (Bank of Khartoum); Omer Omerabi, (EBS); Magdi Taha (Zain). THE WINNERS Women seemed to take over the ring in the first couple of rounds. It…
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