Global Entrepreneurship Summit

The Global Entrepreneurship Summit is an annual summit that showcases entrepreneurs and investors from around the world, creating new opportunities for partnership and collaboration between American entrepreneurs/investors and their international counterparts.

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What?

The Global Entrepreneurship Summit is an annual summit that showcases entrepreneurs and investors from around the world, creating new opportunities for partnership and collaboration between American entrepreneurs/investors and their international counterparts. The GES holds a wide range of workshops, panels, networking sessions, pitch competitions, mentoring and other interactive activities promoting collaboration and growth.

Who?

Entrepreneurs and investors are invited take part.

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Participants are nominated and selected annually by the staff at U.S. Embassies around the world.

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Entrepreneurs

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