2016 Global Entrepreneurship Summit begins today

2016 GLOBAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP SUMMIT, JUNE 22-24

GESlogoThe Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES) begins June 22 to 24 in Silicon Valley, California. The Summit will focus on putting innovating global entrepreneurs together with those who can help transform dreams into reality. This is the 7th year of the event previously hosted by the United States and the governments of Turkey, the United Arab Emirates, Malaysia, Morocco, and Kenya.

GES 2016 aims to showcase inspiring entrepreneurs and investors from around the world creating new opportunities for investment, partnership, and collaboration; connect American entrepreneurs and investors with international counterparts to form lasting relationships; and highlight entrepreneurship as means to address some of the most intractable global challenges. Hosting GES in Silicon Valley will highlight America’s entrepreneurial spirit and allow American investors and entrepreneurs to see the talent, solutions, and opportunities that exist globally.

The summit will include a wide range of workshops, panels, ignite talks, pitch competitions, mentoring, and networking sessions aimed to give participants tailored opportunities to gain skill and relationships that will help their ventures grow.  Within the Summit there will also be demonstration areas, experiential learning exhibitions, and opportunities to connect with industry experts.

To Learn more about the 2016 Global Entrepreneurship Summit, visit:http://www.ges2016.org/ 

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