Abbas Ali Jeraj, GEW Campus Ambassador, Wilfrid Laurier University

Calling all humans. Are you bursting with passion? Are you ready to take your dreams to the next level? If you’re in the Kitchener-Waterloo area then you don’t want to miss out on Global Entrepreneurship Week. We hawks got too excited down here at Laurier. We’re so excited that we’re celebrating November as Global Entrepreneurship Month. The month has had a great start! We’ve heard some inspiring stories and we’re not even at the peak yet! To continue the excitement we’ve got some awesome events coming up and we want you to be a part of them. Get registered fast before they’re all full! The next big four events all belong to our four step model of Think. Act. Do. Explore.

Throughout the week be sure to tweet to #unleashlaurier to win awesome prizes including a onesie and a mystery gift!

THINK Documentary of Ashoka Who Cares: Wednesday November 12 at 6:30pm join us for a dinner and movie screening of an inspiring documentary about social entrepreneurship! To register go to This event is totally free!

ACT Entrepreneurs Exchange: Thursday November 13 at 7:00pm come down to the Kitchener hub, Communitech for a great speaker series and networking event. You’ll have the chance to listen to the stories of some remarkable speakers. Presenting companies include Magnet Forensics, Manulife, and Awake Chocolate. Tickets are $10. First 100 registrants receive a free T-shirt. To register go to

DO 24 Hour Startup: From Friday November 14 till Sunday November 16 come back down to the communitech hub to start your business in 24 hours. Grand prize winner will receive $1500 and mentorship from Communitech startup services. To register go to

EXPLORE Team Up to Innovate: On Thursday November 20, join us at 7pm at Laurier for a great night. Participants can register teams by emailing Teams can vary from 2-6 participants. We can’t wait to see you there! Max 20 teams so register fast

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