Ivanka Trump reaches Hyderabad ahead of GES

Three Women Entrepreneurs To Attend Global Entrepreneurship Summit

Three Women Entrepreneurs To Attend Global Entrepreneurship Summit

The event will have 1,500 delegates from 150 countries participating in it. The theme for the mega event will be "Women First, Prosperity for All" and on supporting women entrepreneurs and fostering economic growth globally. Ten countries, including Afghanistan and Saudi Arabia, are sending all female delegations.

On the eve of her visit to India, US President Donald Trump's daughter and adviser Ivanka Trump has told The Times of India that "as the world's largest democracies. there is much we can and should do together".

The inaugural plenary session, from 4.30 pm on Tuesday, will be themed "Be the Change: Women's Entrepreneurial Leadership", and the session will have remarks from Prime Minister Modi, Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrashekhar Rao and Ivanka Trump. On Wednesday, Ivanka would be interacting with entrepreneurs during four sessions.

"Partners will also provide direct services for the entrepreneurs including livestreaming sessions, global media coverage and programs to help entrepreneurs continue to grow and scale after the summit", it added.

Ivanka will also be part of a discussion on increasing women in the workforce through skills training, education, and mentorship on the second day. "It is also critical for worldwide relations for prosperity and freedom of trade", said Juster, on the importance of the Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES), which begins in Hyderabad on Tuesday.

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GES, a personal initiative of former US President Barack Obama to bring entrepreneurs from across the globe on one platform, made a beginning in 2010 in Washington and thereafter it has been hosted by Turkey, United Arab Emirates, Malaysia, Morocco and Kenya.

In 2016, Silicon Valley hosted the GES.

"Partners also enhance the overall experience at the Summit, including through the creation of networking lounges and a Global Launch Lounge to encourage new commitments toward global entrepreneurship", the State Department said. It may be mentioned that Modi had invited Ivanka to visit India, during his visit to the US.

Hyderabad is a model city in terms of drawing investment from the USA, given that the city is a hub for American IT (information technology) companies, said U.S. ambassador to India Kenneth Juster on Monday.

Mr Juster congratulated Mr Modi for the ranking recently accorded to India by the World Bank on the ease of doing business.

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