Global Entrepreneurship Week returns to Fort Worth with a bang this year, with more than 50 events throughout the city that are meant to inspire, connect and engage Fort Worth’s entrepreneurs and innovators.
Global Entrepreneurship Week is part of a worldwide event that reaches 170 countries — more than 5,000 events are planned the United States alone.
Fort Worth events and activities
Global Entrepreneurship Week Fort Worth will take place Nov. 14-22, and its variety of event locations are intended to highlight different parts of the community, showcasing local hubs of entrepreneurship that residents might sometimes overlook. The list of venues also includes several branches of the Fort Worth Public Library, as well as educational hubs like UNT Health Science Center, Texas Wesleyan University, Tarrant County College, TCU and the University of Texas at Arlington.
“Fort Worth’s startup community is thriving, so we’re really excited to celebrate it during Global Entrepreneurship Week,” said Robert Sturns, economic development director for the City of Fort Worth. “Small-business owners and entrepreneurs of all ages, backgrounds and skillsets are all invited to come out, attend the events, network and connect with like-minded individuals across the city.”
A complete list of events and more information is available at the Global Entrepreneurship Week Fort Worth website.
The following events will be part of the festivities, and registration for all of them is now open:
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Aviation Advisory Board Meeting: 1 p.m. Jan. 30, 2020; Fort Worth Meacham International Airport, Conference Room 306, 201 American Concourse.
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Aviation Advisory Board Workshop: 1:30 p.m. Jan. 30, 2020; Fort Worth Meacham International Airport, Conference Room 306, 201 American Concourse.
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Sycamore Creek Wastewater Improvements Project Meeting: 6 p.m. Jan. 30, 2020; Sycamore Community Center, 2525 E. Rosedale St.
Ramey Avenue Street Maintenance Project Meeting: 10 a.m. Feb. 1, 2020; Sweet Home Baptist Church, 5225 Ramey Ave.
Near Southside Infrastructure Improvements Project Meeting: 6 p.m. Feb. 3, 2020; Broadway Baptist Church, Room 302, 305 W. Broadway Ave.