Celebrating Global Entrepreneurship Week with The Forge

Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) is taking place November 8-14. Many departments, faculties, and clubs across the McMaster campus have come together to celebrate Global Entrepreneurship Week in our community. Keep your eyes open for various opportunities to start or support your innovation journey.

Throughout the week you can expect plenty of workshops, seminars, networking opportunities, social events, virtual challenges and much more! By getting involved with a GEW event, our goal is to inspire you to pursue your innovative ideas and provide you with the support and resources you need to get started.

Events will be updated daily at https://studentsuccess.mcmaster.ca/events/global/ . Check back frequently to view the events schedule and get involved!

Check below for some events being hosted by The Forge & our clients!


Learn how to approach the process of innovation by starting off on a solid footing: focusing on the right problem will save you time, heartbreak and provide a defined pathway of success for your innovative endeavor.

In this workshop led by Riley Moynes (Incubator Manager), you will learn how to define a problem, how to validate the problem with your target market and the necessary tools to help you along the way.

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Led by The Forge client, InCharge, Budgeting for Success give you a unique and real way to look at how you track and categorizes money. This 360 approach allows you to focus on your goals and move your money around as you need.

This interactive class will give you the freedom to ask question and build your budget live with our unique tool! Start focusing on your financial goals, planning for a crisis and ensuring your money is always working in the best way possible!

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