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BEF Projects (Current)


PILLAR CHAMPIONS:

Celeste Foster & Dr. Jeannine Comma

The $20 Challenge is an annual entrepreneurship competition for secondary and tertiary institutions across Barbados

PILLAR CHAMPION: 

Celeste Foster

The Agriculture Entrepreneurship Challenge

The aim of this programme is to embed entrepreneurship with agriculture to create business opportunities in the agriculture sector. 

PILLAR CHAMPION:

Susan Branker Greene & Ryan Forde

Let's Talk Virtually

The purpose of the webinar series is to educate on the “how to” of entrepreneurship in a very practical, 'hands-on' way

BEF Projects (On Hiatus or Completed)


PILLAR CHAMPION:

Derek Browne

Classroom 2 Boardroom

This is a learning tool offered by EiA - a UK based company, which works internationally with young people to unlock business skills, build confidence and an entrepreneurial spirit in preparation for the business world.

PILLAR CHAMPION: 

Sade Jemmott

Project X

This initiative of the BEF is focused on the development of a sustainable entrepreneurial culture in Barbados, for which Bitt Digital Inc. is the title sponsor and technology partner.

PILLAR CHAMPION:

Melanie Jones 

The project entails the provision of WiFi “hotspots” that provide free public internet connectivity. At the end of 2013 the BEF had achieved 75 % coverage to free WiFi around Barbados

PILLAR CHAMPION: 

David Simpson

Trident Angels

A network of successful business leaders interested in investing their money and experience into ventures that have the potential to grow and create value.