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SPECIAL PROGRAMMES
1.     ( GLOBAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP WEEK)
 
Global Entrepreneurship Week is a week-long entrepreneurship-based programme observed all over the world. The activities of the week are designed to stir up entrepreneurial spirit in the students with a global theme - Unleashing Ideas thus help develop the students into aspiring entrepreneurs that will make meaningful impact in business and enterprise development in this nation.
Global Entrepreneurship Week has been consistently observed by Kwara State University Centre for Entrepreneurship in the last three years.
1.    2012 edition of the local theme - Enterprise for Community Development.
2.    2013 edition was with the local theme - Enterprise for Wealth Creation
3.    2014 edition with the local theme – Entrepreneurship for Unemployment Solution,
4.    The 2015 edition with the local theme Entrepreneurship – A change Catalyst
5.    2016 Entrepreneurship for Employment Generation in a Transition Economy.  This
6.    2017 – Entrepreneurship intelligence; Concept, startup and scale up was a follow up to 2014 edition with the theme Entrepreneurship for Unemployment Solution will involve various entrepreneurial-based activities as our guests will be prominent individuals who have made a successful record and drawn from both academic institutions and industry for impactful interaction with students.

GLOBAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP WEEK 2014



GLOBAL THEME: UNLEASHING IDEAS
LOCAL THEME: ENTREPRENEURSHIP FOR UNEMPLOYMENT SOLUTION
(MONDAY, NOVEMBER 17 – SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 23, 2014)

PROGRAMME OF EVENTS

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 17, 2014: OPENING CEREMONY DAY
GUEST SPEAKER: Dr. Muritala Awodun, Pioneer Director KWASU Centre for Entrepreneurship & Dean, School Business and Governance.
OPENING LECTURE: Entrepreneurship for Unemployment Solution
GUEST LECTURER: Deacon (Dr.) Oladokun Olatunde (JP) Executive Programme Director, SEAP Nig. Ltd
VENUE: Kwara State University Auditorium, Malete
TIME: 11.00am

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 18, 2014: CREATIVITY AND INNOVATION DAY
A PRESENTATION & RECOGNITION OF STUDENTS’ CREATIVITY, FEATURING
GUEST LECTURER: Pharmacist AdemolaAjibola, Chairman/CEO, MT Olives Nig. Ltd
GUEST SPEAKER: Mr. Tunji Suleiman, CEO NetMatrix Nig. Ltd
VENUE: Kwara State University Auditorium, Malete.
TIME: 11.00am

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 19,2014: REGULATORS& STAKEHOLDERS DAY
A REGULATORY AND STAKEHOLDERS’ SENSITIZATION DAY FEATURING;
CAC, SON, NAFDAC, CBN, SEC, NCC, NHRC, MAN, SMEDAN, ETC
VENUE: Kwara State University Auditorium, Malete
TIME: 11.00am

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 20, 2014: EARLY ENTREPRENEURSHIP (SECONDARY SCHOOL COMPETITION) DAY
GUEST SPEAKER: Dr. MuritalaAwodun,Pioneer Director Centre for Entrepreneurship&Dean, School of Business and Governance.
GUEST LECTURER: AyodejiTajudeenAjisefinni, CEO Ayoyemm Global Ltd
VENUE: Kwara State University Auditorium, Malete.
TIME: 11.00am

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 21, 2014: ENTERPRISE LEADERSHIP/MENTORSHIP COMPETITION DAY
Directors’ of Centre for Entrepreneurship in Tertiary Institutions in Kwara State
Students of Tertiary Institutions in Kwara State,
Captains of Industries, Heads of Government Institutions & Private Organizations, etc.
VENUE: Kwara State University Auditorium, Malete
TIME: 10.00am

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 22, 2014: ENTREPRENEURSHIP LEADERSHIP /SEMI FINAL DAY OF SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP COMPETITION
A FORUM ON INTEGRITY AND LEADERSHIP
VENUE: Kwara State University Auditorium, Malete
TIME: 10.00am

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 23, 2014: ENTREPRENEURSHIP APPRECIATION & SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP DAY
SPECIAL GUEST SPEAKER: His Excellency, the Executive Governor of Kwara State
A RECOGNITION AND APPRECIATION DAY
VENUE: ARCA SANTA ARENA, 128 Muritala Mohammed Way, Opposite UMTC Offa Garage Road, Ilorin. TIME: 2:00pm