Global Entrepreneurship Week

Global Entrepreneurship Week


The Minnesota State University Mankato College of Business Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship (CIE) invites all students, faculty, staff and the entire regional community to an annual international celebration of entrepreneurship. Events are provided by the CIE and a number of local organizations serving entrepreneurs. 

Events occur Monday to Friday, most in the later afternoon. 

Unless noted, all events are free.

For event information and to RSVP

“Global Entrepreneurship Week is the world’s largest celebration of the innovators and job creators who launch startups that bring ideas to life, drive economic growth and expand human welfare. During one week each November, GEW inspires people everywhere through local, national and global activities designed to help them take the next step in their entrepreneurial journey. These activities connect participants to potential collaborators, mentors, and even investors — introducing them to new possibilities and exciting opportunities.”  (from genglobal website)

For more information about GEW

Questions about Global Entrepreneurship Week may be directed to or 507-389-1018