GCEC Leadership Circle
The GCEC holds the annual GCEC conference to foster networking and sharing of best practices among entrepreneurship centers and to recognize leading university programs with the annual GCEC awards. The 2017 conference will be held at Dalhousie University (Thursday - Saturday, Oct. 12 - Oct. 14, 2017) and is co-hosted by St. Mary's University and the University of New Brunswick. The GCEC Conference host site rotates each year.
2. GCEC Leadership Circle Schools: $5,000 per year per institution
The Leadership Circle represents an elite group of universities who have united to provide leadership for the Global Consortium of Entrepreneurship Centers. Through their financial commitment, the organization has been able to grow and prosper into a truly international force. These universities represent the very best in entrepreneurship education, and they remain committed to sharing their expertise with the rest of the world. The Entrepreneurship Center Directors from these universities stand as the leaders in this growing field. The Leadership Circle is available to a limited number of universities each year.
GCEC Leadership Circle Benefits:
• Includes one free year university membership in the GCEC
• Includes one (free) registration at the annual GCEC Conference at Dalhousie University (Thursday - Saturday, Oct. 12 - Oct. 14, 2017).
• Leadership Circle schools will receive high profile recognition at the annual GCEC Conference, including:
o Sponsor recognition at the 2017 GCEC Conference with school logo in program, marketing materials, on poster, and conference web site
o 1 full page ad in the conference book
o Exhibit space during all 3 days of the conference (6’ table top display)
o Special display/poster of all leadership circle schools
o Ability to include university collateral in attendee packets
o Special recognition in the remarks at the conference on all 3 days, including the gala banquet.
o Picture and logo will continuously appear on the front page banner of the GCEC website.
Leadership Circle also includes the following benefits of GCEC Membership:
• Individuals from GCEC member institutions are able to attend the annual GCEC Conference at Dalhousie University (Thursday - Saturday, Oct. 12 - Oct. 14, 2017):
• GCEC members institutions are recognized on the GCEC website
• GCEC member profiles are posted on the GCEC website
• GCEC members have access to resources, such as presentations at the GCEC Conference
• GCEC members are eligible to apply for annual GCEC awards
• GCEC members have access to the contact database of GCEC member institutions