Stevenage Town Square

#GEW2019 “Supporting your Entrepreneurial Journey”

#GEW19STEVENAGE connects you to a network of support for taking those next steps, no matter where you are on your entrepreneurial journey

As part of Global Entrepreneurship Week, Stevenage Borough Council in partnership with North Herts College is hosting “Supporting your Entrepreneurial Journey” to provide your business with the tools, techniques, connections and knowledge to drive innovation and create wealth.

Supporting Your Entrepreneurial Journey takes place on Thursday 21st November at North Herts College, Stevenage between 11.30am and 2pm.

The event is celebrating the four #GEW2019 global themes of:

effective #GEWecosystems, to support your business to collaborate, share knowledge and connect with local business support organisations #GEWeducation, to provide your business with information and tools to foster creativity to create a sustainable business
#GEWinclusion Removing barriers to entrepreneurship irrespective of age, race, gender or where one lives and celebrating diversity in all its forms
#GEWpolicy Removing regulatory environmental barriers to help businesses flourish


  • Welcome
  • Elaine Gold - Global Advisor of the Global Entrepreneurship Network (GEN) - Connecting Your Business Globally
  • Philippa Wickham – Ideas to Reality – a winning formula to achieve your goals and success
  • Lunch & networking
  • Rachel McEwan – Successfully accessing finance for your business
  • Debbie Gilbert - Is your networking NOT working? - Effective interactive session to unlock essential skills and techniques
  • Networking

The event will be free to attend.

To register for the event, please visit