Migrapreneurs Project final partners meeting was held in Ankara on 2nd May and the final event of the project Migrapreneurship: Join the Journey Conference was organized on the following day at METU Congress Center.
During the partners meeting first, intellectual outputs were evaluated; final amends needed were discussed than overall project evaluation was overviewed and finally dissemination plans were reviewed in order to promote final results of the Project.
Migrapreneurship: Join the Journey Conference which was organized on 3rd May at METU has started with the opening speech of Doğan İncesulu, Managing Partner of MAKRO Consulting. Marina Larios – Director of Inova Consultancy summarized Migrapreneurs Project; its goals, activities and success stories. Then, Anna Delenne – Project Manager of Elan Interculturel has introduced the E-learning hub developed within the project.
Guest speakers added great value to the conference as well as the project partners. International business consultant, author and motivational speaker Roger Cowdrey, gave tips on ‘Creating an Entrepreneurial Mİndset’; co-founder of TRC Consulting Halit Mirahmetoğlu talked about “From Reality Space to Space Reality”; co-founder of Viveka Emin Okutan thought participants how to “Thinking in Algorithms”.
Director of METU Entrepreneurship Research Center Adil Oran gave speech about “Innovative Entrepreneurship and Migrants”; co-founder of Berat Kjamili, who is also the main trainer of Migrapreneurs Training programme, presented Migport which is a refugee knowledge sharing platform.
At the end of the conference, volunteered migrants presented their business ideas and shared their experiences about the Migrapreneurs Training Programme.