“Guts, focus and grit” are the three important qualities that best describe the modern entrepreneur said Eric Schurenberg, President and Editor-In-Chief of Inc. magazine, who opened the CEED Global Conference 2016, 14 April in Sofia, Bulgaria. The conference explored the theme of business in the next decade as it marked the 10th anniversary of CEED’s Global network. Over 350 entrepreneurs, investors and members of …Conference
“Technology is fundamentally changing our society, our economy and the way we work, and it is connecting us digitally in all areas of our lives. It is changing our ways of learning, communicating, business management, socializing, shopping, traveling, etc. Classic telecoms are being surpassed by communications via Skype, and classic banks are being threatened by services such as PayPal, Transferwise, BitCoin and other innovations in …Slovenia
CEED Kosovo in collaboration with the Municipality of Prishtina and Women in Business has created a mobile farmers market in Prishtina, Kosovo. The specific objective of the project is to revitalize the rural economy in the center of the country by creating new job opportunities, particularly for young farmers in order to reduce unemployment, alleviate poverty and reduce migration. CEED Kosovo is helping farmers develop …Kosovo
From February till June, CEED Armenia ran the Armenia – US IT Acceleration Program. The goal was to help Armenian technology startups connect to Silicon Valley resources and succeed in global markets. At the Demo Day May 14th five entrepreneurs were selected to visit the Bay Area to meet with potential investors, clients, and partners. The entrepreneurs also had the chance to present …Armenia
On February 17th HUB Skopje opened its doors to the entrepreneurial community of Macedonia. Over 100 people attended the event including: Mr. James Stein, USAID Mission Director; Ms. Katharina Stocker, Deputy Director of Cooperation, Swiss Embassy; Ms. Hanna Ruddies, Impact Hub Global, Growth Coordinator; Ms. Vesna Kardalevska, Project Manager, CEED Macedonia.
Hub Skopje is an innovative and inspirational working environment for early phase entrepreneurs and companies, …Macedonia
The Inaugural business envoy to New York City (NYC) marked the launch of the CEED Global Club. The CEED Global Club is an exclusive club for growth-oriented entrepreneurs and industry leaders in the CEED network interested in meeting other like-minded entrepreneurs who are looking to expand their networks and learn about best practices around the world. The NYC envoy gave club members a unique opportunity …CEED Global Club
Developing a business model, raising capital, and landing your first client is not easy. Those that receive help navigating the initial steps of starting a business are much more likely to succeed. CEED Morocco partnered with the IBM Innovation Center to work with high potential start-ups and early stage companies in order to do just this: give these start ups a leg up …Morocco
Central Asia is one of the least understood regions of the world and is in the midst of a massive transformation from socialist command system to free market economy. Although there are many small and medium sized enterprises in the region, very few resources exist to support them in their growth. CEED Bulgaria has spearheaded efforts to work with entrepreneurs and executives to help them …Bulgaria, Kazakstan, Uzbekistan
On Thursday May 28th CEED Tunisia celebrated its one-year anniversary with a graduation ceremony for its first class of CEED Go-To-Market participants. More than 100 people were present including, Slim Chaker, Tunisia’s Finance Minister and Tawfik Jelassi, the Former Minister of Education. Entrepreneurs, media, partners and investors were invited to celebrate with CEED Tunisia staff and entrepreneurs.Tagged with: Tunisia
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On March 3rd CEED Slovenia welcomed its 9th generation of entrepreneurs by hosting a networking event with 3 guest speakers from London, San Francisco, and New York City. Bostjan Špetič, Founder of Zemanta based in NYC, Boštjan Bregar Founder and CEO of 4th Office based in London and Anne Park, Director of Strategy and Development at CEED Global based in …Slovenia