The GES in Hyderabad, to be attended by 1,500 participants from 150 Countries, will be co-hosted by India and the US with the theme of “Women First, Prosperity for All” to encourage women entrepreneurs and foster economic growth globally. At least 52.5% of entrepreneurs, investors and ecosystem supporters at GES are women and 31.5% are below 30 years. “This is the first time that women have been the majority of participants at a GES. Women from 127 countries are participating. 10 plus countries will be represented by an all-female delegation, including Afghanistan, Saudi Arabia and Israel,” said Niti Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant. “The youngest entrepreneur is 13 and the oldest is 84,” he said.
As reported by TOI, prominent speakers from more than 35 countries will share their insights and outlook for the future of technology, innovation, entrepreneurship.
Source : timesofindia