Calling all entrepreneurship ecosystem leaders, including program managers, educators, trainers, advisors, and mentors of start-up and accelerate programs.
In partnership with Invest Ottawa, this one-day online conference, partially hosted by Dean Stéphane Brutus, will help you to create more inclusive programs to engage diverse founders and students, as per Professors Barbara Orser and Catherine Elliott work on the Gender-Smart Entrepreneurship Education & Training Plus (GEET+) report.
Join us online!
Inclusive and equitable entrepreneurship education and training is needed to empower all entrepreneurs (McKinsey & Company, 2020). Eliminating biases in entrepreneurial ecosystems, including programs and courses will engage a broader community of founders and students and create healthier learning environments. International research, including studies conducted at Telfer School of Management, University of Ottawa, report that leaders would like to create more inclusive ecosystems, programs, and courses, but are unsure how to do so.
The online event will enable you to :
Invest Ottawa and Telfer School of Management are pleased to host this one-day conference targeted at those who manage, develop, and deliver entrepreneurship and small business programs, education and training, and advisory services.
10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Panel 1 will showcase practices, strategies, and tips to accelerate inclusive entrepreneurial ecosystems. / Les panélistes présenteront des pratiques, des stratégies et des conseils à appliquer pour accélérer l’inclusivité des écosystèmes entrepreneuriaux.
3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Panel 2 will focus on evidence-based practices to create inclusive entrepreneurship courses and programs.