In 2017 CEED Slovenia introduced the New Frontiers series which features international experts sharing their insights about trends and the future. Regardless of the type of business you’re in global trends impacts every entrepreneur given the interconnectedness of business today.
CEED Global Advisor and Founder of Priceline.com, Jeff Hoffman was the first featured speaker. More than 250 participants attended the inaugural event where Jeff presented the …Slovenia
In February CEED Slovenia concluded the selection of the 24 women entrepreneurs for the WE Inspire: Women Entrepreneurs Inspire program, which is designed to support women entrepreneurs at the beginning of their entrepreneurial journey and those who are already active in their entrepreneurial projects and endeavors. Over 100 entrepreneurs applied and the selection process took into consideration the entrepreneurs’ business model, market potential and entrepreneurial …Slovenia, women entrepreneurs
On February 23, CEED Morocco organized a networking conference in Casablanca where over 40 entrepreneurs and executives from 20 large businesses gathered to explore export opportunities and partnerships. The event was co-hosted by Maroc Export who shared their experience and provided guidance on how to effectively build an export oriented strategy primarily focusing on the U.S, European and African markets.
The conference was followed by a …Export, Morocco
In October of 2016, CEED Bulgaria surveyed 100 SMEs and discovered 99% were interested in learning about innovative corporate social responsibility (CSR) models for business growth and to make their companies more competitive. Swiss companies have been recognized as best in class in their CSR practices therefore, CEED Bulgaria partnered with The Swiss Institute for Entrepreneurship (SIFE) in order to impart best practices and practical …Bulgaria, CSR
On February 25, 2017, CEED Bulgaria launched a new project which aims support Uzbek and Turkmen Business Intermediary Organizations (BIOs) and SMEs with the development of logistic supply chain, the storage and distribution of goods, and training. In addition, the project will contribute to establishing institutional and legal mechanisms for public-private partnership through the institutional support of business associations working in the field of transport …Bulgaria
On October 26, 2016, CEED Armenia launched “CEED Women in Leadership”, the first Lean In Circle in the country. The project is implemented in partnership with the Asian Development Bank and is based on the approach advocated by Sheryl Sandberg, Chief Operating Officer of Facebook, in her bestselling book “Lean In”, referred to by Oprah Winfrey as the “the new manifesto for women in the …Armenia, women entrepreneurs
From 14th-17th of November, CEED organized the second European Startup Study Tour to one of the most vibrant startup communities in the world – London. During the four-day program, 15 companies from 9 countries (Serbia, Macedonia, Kosovo, Moldova, Ukraine, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Georgia and Armenia) met with investors, accelerators, entrepreneurs, executives and visited various co-working spaces. The aim of the trip was to …Business Envoy, Start Ups
During the week of October 17, CEED Global hosted 12 startup founders and entrepreneurs from 8 countries on a 4-day journey to Berlin to learn about opportunities to expand their operations in the startup-friendly city. CEED introduced the entrepreneurs to investors, accelerators, startup advisors and mentors as well as local entrepreneurs, and facilitated various meetings to help the entrepreneurs learn about the entrepreneurial ecosystem and …Business Envoy, Start Ups
On November 17th CEED Tunisia celebrated the graduation of is latest cohort of CEED Go To Market and Grow entrepreneurs. CEED Go To Market works with early stage entrepreneurs and gives them access to industry professionals who help them launch their companies, while the Grow program works with growth stage entrepreneurs and helps them scale their companies and develop long term strategies for growth. The …Tunisia
On June 20th CEED Kosovo organized a formal Business Conference event, titled “Human Capital for the 21st Century Businesses” which aimed to increase awareness about the importance of investing in human capital. The conference included a session which matched business leaders with HR service providers to help address specific HR issues and challenges. The business conference hosted international celebrity business speakers and local entrepreneurs and …Kosovo