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An Ideaspace for Young Entrepreneurs

Posted by Mark Marich (GEW global) on November 15th, 2010 12:28 0 Comments

Ideaspace Global, a site aimed at connecting and supporting young entrepreneurs around the world through a dedicated professional, educational and social network, launched its advanced registration site today to coincide with GEW 2010 – reaching out to 10 million young people, at 40,000 events in more than 100 countries.
 The full service site will follow in Spring 2011. will provide practical tools, knowledge and networking to enable young people to turn their ideas into reality. Next year, members will enjoy one-to-one mentoring with experts, a dedicated social network, access to a free international library of entrepreneurship and enterprise development media, a personalized workspace to create, edit, save and share documents and a trusted environment to meet, collaborate and develop ideas.

Whether you are a graphic designer in Rio, a DJ in Moscow or a nano-technologist in Mumbai, Ideaspace Global will give you the practical help and advice to get your idea off the drawing board and into a real world start-up. 

Ideaspace Global aims to be an online extension of Global Entrepreneurship Week, an initiative that since 2008 has introduced 10 million people around the world to life-changing entrepreneurial experiences through thousands of activities each November.

Universities, business schools and institutions from around the world are supporting Ideaspace Global by donating their knowledge and expertise, putting the site on track to being one of the best international resources for enterprise and business building materials. 

Todd Porter representing Impact Japan, TEDxTokyo and GEW Japan comments, “I can’t wait for the launch of Ideaspace Global! It will be particularly valuable for people to have such a resource they can go to at any time. In working with the TEDx and GEW movements, we have been focusing on the ongoing ecosystem beyond events needed to turn passion into action. We have lots of high potential people here to send to Ideaspace Global as soon as it opens.’

Ann Francke, MD Global Customer and Product Strategy at BSI Group says, “BSI is delighted to support this innovative global enterprise initiative which unites young entrepreneurs around the world in a sustainable way and encourages them to share best practice and learning”.

Register at to follow its development and be informed when the full site launches. You can also download a hi-res version of the Ideaspace promo video (124 MB) and Ideaspace logo


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