International Entrepreneurship Week 2022

IEW2022 Poster

Facing the ever-changing world

Building up a self-ecosystem

Realizing sustainable development

International Entrepreneurship Week is an annual event that brings together academics, practitioners, entrepreneurs and various ecosystems around the globe to discuss the positive impact that innovation and entrepreneurship could bring to the sustainable development of industry, economy and the whole society.

Entrepreneurship Week was started at the Center For Entrepreneurship at the University of Michigan and Shanghai Jiao Tong University Joint Institute in 2018, supported by IEEE-TEMS. Reports for the past events are found in IEEE-TEMS Leaders magazine (2018, 2019, 2020, 2021).

In 2022, the 5th International Entrepreneurship Week (IEW2022) will be held virtually cohosted by the co-organizers listed below under the theme of Facing the ever-changing world, building up a self-ecosystem, & realizing sustainable development.

Day 1 (Oct. 19th, 20:00 – 21:30 GMT+8) - Brighter future and greener world

  1. Welcome speech
  2. Address 1 - Talent attraction for innovation and entrepreneurship
  3. Presentation 1 - Promoting entrepreneurship through competition - Lee Kwan Yew Global Business Plan Competition
  4. Panel Discussion 1 - Trends and entrepreneurial opportunities regarding carbon-neutral technologies to address the climate change

Day 2 (Oct. 20th 20:00 – 21:30 GMT+8) - Preparation of your ecosystem for sustainable development

  1. Address 2 - Adaptability of Chinese returned students & international graduates to Chinese market
  2. Presentation 2 - Basic logic of entrepreneurship & Introduction to Shanghai Minhang Overseas Talents Entrepreneurship Park
  3. Panel Discussion 2 - Knowledge and skills required for student entrepreneurs for success in the Post-pandemic era
  4. Panel Discussion 3 - Pathways for entrepreneurs and startups to build up a self-sustaining ecosystem
  5. Concluding remarks

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