These activities, from large-scale competitions and events to intimate networking gatherings, connect participants to potential collaborators, mentors and even investors—introducing them to new possibilities and exciting opportunities. The initiative launched in 2008 and has since grown to 150 countries—with 32,008 partner organizations planning 54,846 activities that directly engage millions of participants every year.

The Bermuda Host Committee is coordinated by the Bermuda Economic Development Corporation with organizational support from the Department of E-Commerce and Youth Entrepreneurship Initiative. Bermuda has fared well on the Global stage winning the award for the most activities, and most program partners per capita at the 2015 Global Entrepreneurship Congress in Milan. Additionally, Bermudians EJ Burrows and Conor Burns of Symatecs and Bermuda Arial Media winning the top prize in the Global Future Agro Challenge in Athens in 2014.


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Future Agro Challenge Extended Until December 1st

The Bermuda Economic Development Corporation announced that the Future Agro Challenge 2015 has now been extended until December 1st and is extending a clarion call for Bermuda’s innovative entrepreneurs to submit ideas.

The BEDC said, “The Future Agro Challenge [FAC], founded and run by Industry Disruptors – Game Changers, is the Global Championship in Agro Innovation for a healthier tomorrow.

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