All EWeek events are FREE and open to the public.
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We have door prizes!!
Followed by Dawson's Den
Audacity:The Seed for Innovation
Lotfi will share what the connection is between audacity and innovation; how to manage your constellation and what are the few paradigms you need to keep in mind when building a new venture. Join us for a high energy evening with this creative and dynamic personality
Lotfi EL-Ghandouri is Canadian with a Moroccan–Tunisian background. He grew up in Quebec City and lives between Montreal and Madrid. He defines himself as a twenty-first-century nomad.
Lotfi founded CREATIVE SOCIETY GROUP in 2003, a global firm specialised in co-designing innovative ecosystems in civil society and organisations with 4 anchor points around the world. He co-designed the IMPACT HUB NETWORK, an entrepreneurship ecosystem for social impact present in 82 cities with a community of more than 9.000 entrepreneurs.
MORE ABOUT LOTFI
He co-designed the Creativity to Commerce Experience (C2MTL.com) that won the World most creative event in 2014. Under C2, Lotfi had the opportunity to lead creative reflections with incredible individuals such as Andre Agassi, James Cameron, Chelsea Clinton, Martha Stewart.
He launched 3 technology start-ups, 2 NGOs and one global youth movement. He has published 4 books making an emphasis on Will You Dare? How to have the audacity to journey into uncertainty translated into many languages.
His journey brought him to share his thoughts in many notorious events and organisations. He is renowned for his ability to communicate complex concepts in an accessible and humorous way. He had the chance to connect with more than 53,000 people within 430 spaces in 28 countries
Did you know that the more EWeek events you attend the greater your chances of winning a Google Chromebook? Exchange your passport for the contest draw on Thursday. See Passport for details.
When & Where
Dawson College Eweek
Eweek @ Dawson College
The place to be
November 14 to 17, 2016!!
Dawson College’s Centre for Innovation and Entrepreneurship Education will host Entrepreneurship Week (Eweek) coinciding with Global Entrepreneurship Week, November 14 to 17, 2016.
Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) is an international movement to inspire millions of young people to embrace innovation, imagination and creativity through entrepreneurship. It is estimated over 15 million youngsters participated worldwide in tens of thousands of events and competition for Global Entrepreneurship Week. In Montreal, Dawson College's EWeek will provide a diverse and strong line-up of speakers, networking events, contests and activities for Montrealers and Dawson College students alike.
Many young students will have their first glimpse of a possible alternative career path and connect with seasoned entrepreneurs. All Montrealers are invited and all events are free. Hear inspiring stories of successful entertainers, photographers, illustrators, designers, dancers, programmers and farmers who launched their own businesses.
Dawson College is ideally placed to be a gathering place of high-profile community events. Situated in the heart of Montréal’s downtown core, at the Atwater metro station, Dawson is Québec’s largest CEGEP with roughly 8,250 full-time day students, 2,400 continuing education students, 600 faculty and a 200+ team of support staff. The college currently offers over 30 programs in 50+ fields of study, including a variety of programs in the creative sector.
We hope to inspire the next generation of entrepreneurs. Do you have a big idea??? Would you like to sponsor and event? Do you want to connect with like-minded people or maybe just observe what the buzz is all about? Join us for Eweek in November!!
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Thank you to our sponsors for their invaluable support of Dawson College's Eweek.