Women's Entrepreneurship Summit: Connecting, Collaborating, and Constructing
Africa Atlanta organized a high-level design thinking Women’s Entrepreneurship Summit to share perspectives and experiences in shaping a project that will engage the leadership and innovative strengths of women in the U.S. and the global south. The summit was held from March 5 to 6, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia. This summit, organized by Africa Atlanta, is part of the Georgia Institute of Technology’s Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts’ Global Nexus initiative, a globally focused multidisciplinary ecosystem that encourages holistic thinking, facilitates connections and fosters the development of innovative models. It was hosted in partnership with Opportunity Hub/Kingonomics and leverages our collective strengths in innovation, entrepreneurship technology, logistics, capital formation and training.
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(2015-03-06)The participants define the criteria, need, location, and challenges/opportunities of a successful design model and identify potential partners (public, private, academic, etc.).
(2015-03-06)The participants share the designs that they are using and the value that's added by starting a new program.
(2015-03-06)The participants present on the results of their breakout session. The topics include their observations and experiences working with women entrepreneurs, evaluation of the existing environment for women entrepreneurs, ...
(2015-03-06)Dr. Royster welcomes participants to the summit and participants self-introduce and share interest in subject and share compelling issues facing women entrepreneurs. With the help and expertise of the participants, we ...