GEM Canada 2020
The Global Entrepreneurship Monitor [GEM] is the world’s largest study of entrepreneurship, with 72 countries involved as of October 2019. Canada was absent from GEM for a number of years, but in 2013 returned to the program. THECIS has taken the lead in forming a very strong GEM Canada team with representation from all 10 provinces. The 2013 GEM Canada report was published in April 2014, along with provincial reports for British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Ontario, Quebec and Newfoundland. The GEM Canada 2014 report was published in May 2015, along with Alberta, Ontario, Quebec, and The Woman’s Entrepreneurship Report. We released the GEM Canada 2015 report in May 2016, along with the reports for Alberta, Ontario Quebec and Atlantic Canada. The 2016 report for Canada was released in June 2017, and the Reports for Alberta was issued in September, Quebec was issued October and Ontario in December 2017. GEM Canada women Entrepreneur 2016 was issued in December 2017. The GEM Canada 2018 report has been released in October 2019, along with Quebec and Alberta. GEM Canada Women Entrepreneurship in Alberta 2017/2018 was released in January 2019. GEM Saskatchewan 2019 was released in April 2020. Full reports from each year can be found under the GEM tabs in the corresponding year.
GEM 2020 AGM, Miami – Group Photo
GEM Cornonavirus Crisis Online learning Session – Perspectives from the USA and Canada – June 1, 2020 : 12:00 – US : 18:00 – EST/CET
According to GEM research, the US lost more than 20% of its early-stage entrepreneurs between 2008 and 2010 with a rebound occurring in 2012. Can we expect such figures from the Great Recession to occur again during the Coronavirus crisis? What about the situation in Canada?
Hear responses to these and other questions during our June 1 webinar with researchers from GEM USA and GEM Canada:
– Donna Kelley, Professor of Entrepreneurship, Frederic C. Hamilton Chair of Free Enterprise at Babson College; GEM United States, GEM Saudi Arabia, GEM Board of Directors
– Peter Josty, Executive Director at The Centre for Innovation Studies (THECIS) and Team Leader of GEM Canada
The session will be moderated by GEM Executive Director Aileen Ionescu-Somers.
Current and past funders of GEM Canada have included:
Past Funding Partners for GEM Canada:
The Global Entrepreneurship Monitor [GEM] is the world’s largest study of entrepreneurship. Canada has been absent from GEM for a number of years, but in 2013 it will be back in the program. THECIS has taken the lead in forming a very strong GEM Canada team with representation from across the country.
GEM 2017 AGM in Kuala Lumpur – Group Photo
GEM 2016 AGM in Boston – Group Photo
GEM 2015 AGM in Monterrey, Mexico – Group Photo
GEM 2014 AGM in Santiago – Group Photo