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Release Date: 09/08/2023
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- In recent years, Europe has witnessed a surge in young entrepreneurs who are reshaping industries with their fresh perspectives and boundless ambition. But what are their challenges? And what advice can they give to aspiring young entrepreneurs.
In this episode, we set our focus on the vibrant landscape of entrepreneurship in Europe and how it's empowering the youth.
Europe has long been a hotbed of creativity and innovation, with a rich history of pioneering thinkers and groundbreaking ideas. In recent years, the continent has witnessed a surge in young entrepreneurs, who are not only challenging traditional norms but also reshaping industries with their fresh perspectives and boundless ambition.
We'll discuss the challenges faced by young entrepreneurs, such as access to capital, market competition, and balancing the demands of business with personal life. Our guests, entrepreneurs, and industry experts will share valuable insights and advice for aspiring young entrepreneurs looking to navigate these hurdles.
- Gigi Kezherashvili, Head of Tech Parks Department at Georgia’s technology and Innovation Agency, Georgia.
- Martina Mähl Account and Project Manager at AlphaCE, Sweden.
- Cristina Tocari, fonder Recycline, Moldova.
Host: Levani Iaganashvili
Echolocation – bringing Your voices together is a special podcast cooperation between Georgia (Knews), Moldova (Diez) and Sweden (Global Bar Magazine/Global Podd). Our aim is to create an echo through society by inviting young people to make their voices heard, exchange information and opinions.
The project is implemented with support from the Swedish Institute.