Day: May 2, 2019

Building Entrepreneur-Centric Community- GEC2019

The 2019 Global Entrepreneurship Congress, which takes place this April 15-18 in Manama, Bahrain, unifies a broad collection of voices from the thousands of entrepreneurs, investors, researchers, policymakers and other startup champions who attend the event.   Mr. Asif Iqbal who is the Director and Lead Organizer of Startup Huddle Dhaka was invited a session entitled “Building Entrepreneur-Centric Community”. On that Session, he discussed how DIU and GEN-activities help sand support entrepreneurs in Bangladesh. He also discussed various events on Entrepreneurship Development in Bangladesh and what are the positive impacts from them. Mr. Iqbal is also working as the Lecturer of the Department of […]

Global Entrepreneurship Research Network: Annual Meeting

The Global Entrepreneurship Research Network is a working coalition that catalyzes and aligns research that is integrally linked with the practice of entrepreneurship and the growth of entrepreneurial ecosystems. Ms. Beauty Akter who is the Executive Director of GERN-DIU attended the Global Entrepreneurship Research Network Annual Meeting at Global Entrepreneurship Congress 2019. She shares about the barriers to entrepreneurs are facing in 2019-2020, and which type of entrepreneur-support entities the research outputs help the most to them. Key benchmarking tools include the Global Startup Ecosystem Report (GSER) and the Index of Dynamic Entrepreneurship (IDE). GEN also engages in collaborative initiatives including the […]

DIU will host the National Final of Entrepreneurship World Cup- 2019 (Bangladesh)

DIU will host the National Final of Entrepreneurship World Cup- 2019 Bangladesh. Mr. Asif Iqbal is appointed as the Country Director of Bangladesh for Entrepreneurship World Cup Bangladesh. Mr. Iqbal is also working as the Lecturer of the Department of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Daffodil International University. The Entrepreneurship World Cup is more than just a global pitch competition with a shot at life-changing prizes. With 100,000 entrants from around the world, EWC elevates entrepreneurs – providing you with tools and resources to grow your venture. It doesn’t matter how far you’ve come – idea-stage, early-stage, growth-stage or beyond – EWC can […]

Building a Healthier Global Entrepreneurial Ecosystem- GEC2019

The 2019 Global Entrepreneurship Congress, which takes place this April 15-18 in Manama, Bahrain, unifies a broad collection of voices from the thousands of entrepreneurs, investors, researchers, policymakers and other startup champions who attend the event.   While the overarching purpose of the Congress each year is to identify new ways of helping founders start and scale new ventures anywhere in the world, GEC 2019 will focus its numerous sessions and networking opportunities on three specific themes for this year.   Dr. Md. Sabur Khan was one of the panelist of the session entitled “Building a Healthier Global Entrepreneurial Ecosystem: Confidence and a Compass to […]