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Entrepreneurship program grad: “I’m well equipped to dream big and make it happen”

Entrepreneurship program grad: “I’m well equipped to dream big and make it happen”

After studying in the US for four years, Abhinandan De was interested in a global entrepreneurship program across three continents, giving him the opportunity to travel and build a global network. Having graduated from the Global Entrepreneurship Program in 2013, Abhinandan returned to India to develop his family business running educational institutions, with the program

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Work on Dynamic Startup Projects in France, China and the US

The Global Entrepreneurship Program sets itself apart from others of its kind through its focus on ‘Action Learning.’ Providing aspiring entrepreneurs with a very practical approach to learning, students of the program are tasked with completing Startup Projects in each of the 3 continents of the program – Europe, Asia and North America. The aim


Calling all aspiring entrepreneurs: join the JWEF France event – March 2015!

Register here for this year’s Junior World Entrepreneurship Forum (JWEF) French edition, taking place on Thursday 26th and Friday 27th March 2015 at EMLYON Business School! The JWEF March 2015 event is a great opportunity for aspiring entrepreneurs to learn how to overcome the challenges of launching a business in a series of conferences delivered by successful

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Planet Entrepreneur: pioneering book by World Entrepreneurship Forum

Leading authors in the field of entrepreneurship and members of the World Entrepreneurship Forum, the leading worldwide think-tank in sustainable and impactful entrepreneurship published its first book in 2013 entitled Planet Entrepreneur: The World Entrepreneurship Forum’s Guide to Business Success Around the World. We are living in a time that faces many global challenges: climate

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Entrepreneurship program student Darren shares highlights of semester at EMLYON

Entrepreneurship program student Darren from Ireland has just completed his first semester at EMLYON Business School in France. Here he shares his experience of studying entrepreneurship both inside and outside the classroom, how he applied his learnings to a social entrepreneurship business project and what he is most looking forward to during his second semester at Zhejiang University

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Entrepreneurship in France: Lyon, a hub for entrepreneurs

Students of the Global Entrepreneurship Program spend their first semester studying entrepreneurship in France, before travelling to China and the US. With a reputation as the centre of entrepreneurship in France and ranked no.8 in the world for innovation,  what makes Lyon so entrepreneurial? As France’s third largest city, Lyon is best known for its

World Entrepreneurship Forum 2014

WATCH: Cohort share their experience at World Entrepreneurship Forum 2014

The 7th edition of the World Entrepreneurship Forum (WEF) 2014 took place in Lyon, France in October, bringing together over 250 leading entrepreneurs in 50 countries to exchange, debate and share best entrepreneurship practices from across the world. The event saw NGOs, investors, politicians, company founders, students, executives, journalists and academics take part in Conferences

What is the Junior World Entrepreneurship Forum all about?

The Junior World Entrepreneurship Forum (JWEF) is a global initiative, derived from the World Entrepreneurship Forum, launched in 2008 by EMLYON Business School and later joined by ACE Action Community for Entrepreneurship, Nanyang Technological University in Singapore, ONLYLYON and Zhejiang University. The Junior World Entrepreneurship Forum consists of local or national events held over 2-4