From Research to Practice

Egypt Entrepreneurship Summit 2021

17, 18 February, 2022
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EES in Numbers


About Egypt Entrepreneurship Summit

Egypt Entrepreneurship Summit (EES) is an annual summit that is organized by the Global Entrepreneurship Network (GEN Egypt), and founded by the International Labor Organization (ILO).

EES provides a medium to share innovations, experiences and the best practices in the area of MSMEs development within the local and the global entrepreneurship ecosystem. EES connects business people, scholars, civil society representatives and policy makers along with young people to discuss how to unlock the MSMEs potential in Egypt and create more and better jobs.

Over the last 6 years, EES provided attendees a great chance to exchange knowledge and expertise academically and practically. Youth can use EES as an opportunity to have a constructive feedback from key-players in the ecosystem.

EES is a distinguished event to achieve multiple purposes, between the academic content, the networking circles and feasible workshops on various topics, attendees mark their calendars every year to attend the summit to invest in themselves and their businesses.


About Egypt Entrepreneurship Summit 2021

The seventh-year of Egypt Entrepreneurship Summit comes to celebrate entrepreneurship, startups, and MSMEs after the unfortunate pause in all activities due to the COVID-19 lockdown. EES 2021 under the tagline “From Research to Practice” announces the objective for this year, a new beginning, a new hope for entrepreneurs all over the globe. EES 2021 provides an opportunity for key players in the ecosystem to come, meet, and exchange knowledge and expertise on different topics related to startups and MSMEs development.

EES 2021 will take place in Continental Hotel Hurghada, Egypt from the 20th to the 22nd of December. We choose Hurghada to reflect the EES’s objective which is looking up to the future in entrepreneurship with benefiting from the expertise and knowledge of experienced members and speakers. The history of Hurghada with the entrepreneurship approach provides an inclusive environment for exchanging knowledge, learning opportunities and meeting the right key players from the local and global ecosystem.


The Venue



BUC was established in 2014, to become the largest private university in Egypt and the fastest-growing to offer various programs and degrees that are accredited by the Egyptian Supreme Council. BUC encompasses sixteen schools (Pharmacy, Medicine, Engineering & Technology, Dentistry, Physical Therapy, Linguistics & Translation, Nursing, Business & Economics, Filmmaking & Performing Arts, Applied Arts, Veterinary Medicine, Biotechnology, Allied Health Sciences, Law, Political Sciences, and Humanities & Social Sciences).

Furthermore, BUC Science Academy has been recently established aiming to be an internationally leading and impactful institute, with cutting-edge interdisciplinary research that can provide solutions to global challenges related to health, science, and humanities. Research and innovation at BUC define the frontiers of science and knowledge and have a great impact on society.