Global Entrepreneurship Summit set to get under way

by Antonio Miles November 29, 2017, 0:40
Global Entrepreneurship Summit set to get under way

The senior Congress leader's reaction came in the wake of Ivanka Trump's compliment in which she said, "The people of India have lifted more than 130 million citizens out of poverty".

# The women entrepreneurs finance initiative will provide access to capital, network to women in developing countries.

With barely few hours to go for the Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES-2017) to open, a festive atmosphere pervades the Hyderabad International Convention Centre (HICC), the venue playing host to the three-day event.People of different nationalities, from across the world, have been trickling in since morning, bring along warmth, vibrance and enthusiasm to the colourfully decked up convention centre and neighbourhood.Within minutes of their arrival, numerous participants got into networking, the foundations of which were laid over the mobile app GES "17 developed for the Summit".

Prime Minister Narendra Modi joined Trump, an informal adviser to her father USA president Donald Trump, in opening the conference, whose theme this year is "Women First, Prosperity for All".

President Donald Trump and Ivanka Trump walk on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, D.C., before their departure to Milwaukee, June 13.

# India is truly an inspiration to all of us all over us the world. More than half the participants at the summit are women, and all-female delegations are representing countries such as Afghanistan, Israel and Saudi Arabia.

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Trump's visit was treated like a royal affair in India, and Hyderabad prepped for her by cleaning up its streets, banning begging and shuffling thousands of street people into shelters or rehab.

The inaguration of the entrepreneurship summit will see Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao and Ivanka addressing the grand event. "I am proud that for the first time ever, women make up the majority of the 1,500 entrepreneurs selected to attend".

"You are rewriting the rules", she said and went on to talk about this year's GES theme.

In her speech, Trump listed out initiatives by the United States administration to promote women in business.

Indeed, the trip and speech could not only increase Ivanka Trump's brand and presence on the global stage, it could even further her agenda on promoting women's rights and advancement within the business world.

Billboards with pictures of Ivanka dotted many parts of Hyderabad which is also home to major U.S. firms such as Microsoft.


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