Global Entrepreneurship Week 2019

November 17, 2019

November 24, 2019

8:00 am To 9:00 pm

Barbados

Event Description

Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) takes place November 17-23, 2019 in over 170 countries world wide. Barbados Youth Business Trust hosts the Barbados leg of GEW. The theme for 2019 is BOSS: Building Our Solutions Strong “Changing Mindsets, Building Communities, Creating Opportunities”.

Schedule for the week below:

Sun, Nov 17th
8:00 a.m.
Church Service – New Dimensions Ministries, Barbaree’s Hill
(for Board members and partners)

3:00 p.m.
Hiker’s Paradise – Hackleton’s Cliff

Mon, Nov 18th
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Launchpad Caribbean – Josephine’s Restaurant
(The official launch of Launchpad Caribbean. This event is by invitation only)

Tue, Nov 19th
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Business Over Breakfast – Accra Beach Hotel
(An interactive workshop with business specialists and experts providing entrepreneurs with info on topics of interest)

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Beehive Networking – Aeon Bar & Grill
(Targeted networking event bringing entrepreneurs together)

Wed, Nov 20th
5:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Lime & Learn – Building 2, Harbour Industrial Park
(Networking session for mentors and entrepreneurs)

Thu, Nov 21st 
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Youth Symposium – Grande Salle, Frank Collymore Hall
(Interactive session, informing young people about the possibilities in entrepreneurship)

3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Entrepreneurship Seminar – Grande Salle, Frank Collymore Hall
(Providing existing entrepreneurs with strategies to help strengthen their businesses)

9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Sip for the Gram – Bellevue Plantation
(An event for social media influencers and persons wanting information on digital business)

Fri, Nov 22nd
6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Square Up – Building 2, Harbour Industrial Park
(Potential entrepreneurs pitch their business ideas to experts for the possibility of  investments for the winner)

Sat, Nov 23rd
10:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Entrepreneur’s Expo – Building 2, Harbour Industrial Park

Sun, Nov 24th
3:00 p.m.
Heritage & Help Walk – Animal Flower Cave

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Queens Park, Bridgetown Barbados

27 Feb, 2020 To 28 Feb, 2020

Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) takes place November 17-23, 2019 in over 170 countries world wide. Barbados Youth Business Trust hosts the Barbados leg of GEW. The theme for 2019 is BOSS: Building Our Solutions Strong “Changing Mindsets, Building Communities, Creating Opportunities”.

Schedule for the week below:

Sun, Nov 17th
8:00 a.m.
Church Service – New Dimensions Ministries, Barbaree’s Hill
(for Board members and partners)

3:00 p.m.
Hiker’s Paradise – Hackleton’s Cliff

Mon, Nov 18th
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Launchpad Caribbean – Josephine’s Restaurant
(The official launch of Launchpad Caribbean. This event is by invitation only)

Tue, Nov 19th
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Business Over Breakfast – Accra Beach Hotel
(An interactive workshop with business specialists and experts providing entrepreneurs with info on topics of interest)

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Beehive Networking – Aeon Bar & Grill
(Targeted networking event bringing entrepreneurs together)

Wed, Nov 20th
5:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Lime & Learn – Building 2, Harbour Industrial Park
(Networking session for mentors and entrepreneurs)

Thu, Nov 21st 
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Youth Symposium – Grande Salle, Frank Collymore Hall
(Interactive session, informing young people about the possibilities in entrepreneurship)

3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Entrepreneurship Seminar – Grande Salle, Frank Collymore Hall
(Providing existing entrepreneurs with strategies to help strengthen their businesses)

9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Sip for the Gram – Bellevue Plantation
(An event for social media influencers and persons wanting information on digital business)

Fri, Nov 22nd
6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Square Up – Building 2, Harbour Industrial Park
(Potential entrepreneurs pitch their business ideas to experts for the possibility of  investments for the winner)

Sat, Nov 23rd
10:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Entrepreneur’s Expo – Building 2, Harbour Industrial Park

Sun, Nov 24th
3:00 p.m.
Heritage & Help Walk – Animal Flower Cave

Queens Park, Bridgetown Barbados

29 Feb, 2020

Agrofest is a unique agricultural exhibition that caters to the entire family.

This is Barbados Agricultural Society‘s annual Exhibition. Farmers, craft persons and processors of agricultural products are among the many exhibitors each year. Last year there were approximately 60,000 visitors over the three day show and over 250 exhibits running daily.

This year’s theme is:
We Gather We Fruits

Agrofest features include:
The best in agricultural products
Renewable Energy displays
Educational exhibits
Cooking demonstrations
Art and Craft displays
Exciting Entertainment
and much more

Enlarged Children’s Fun Zone at Weymouth B. New rides, activities and exhibits
Enlarged Bird Show and Exotic Fish expo – Steel Shed

Opening times: Fri and Sat 10:00 am to 9:00 pm; Sun 8:00 am to 9:00 pm

Tickets:
Children (u-12) Bds $4.00 – $6.00 at the door
Adults (each day) $13.00 – $18.00 at the door
Season $35.00 – $40.00 at the door

Box Offices:
Barbados Agricultural Society; Cave Shepherd, Broad Street; Ticket Centre, Massy Store, Warrens; CS Pharmacy, Broad Street; Water World Pet Store, Jordans Complex, Speightstown; Clear Vision Optical, Sky Mall; Roberts Manufacturing, Feed Store; RoundHay Pharmacy, 3 Accord Plaza, Warrens

For more information, email agrofest@basonevoice.org , call 436-6683/4 or fax 435-0651