Shilpa Shetty, Neeta Lulla to be part of Global Entrepreneurship Summit
| Nov. 15, 2017, 8:23 a.m.
Hyderabad, Nov 14 (IANS) Actress-entrepreneur Shilpa Shetty Kundra and National Award winning designer Neeta Lulla will be attending the forthcoming Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES) here.
The two-day summit will start on November 28.
"These forums are a need of the hour when the topic of gender equality is of such great importance in recent times. It's very important to empower future generations on how to be successful entrepreneurs without holding any bias," Lulla said in a statement.
"I will be talking about creating and harnessing developmental goals in order to become a self sustained entrepreneur in a highly competitive marketplace at the forum," Lulla added.
In partnership with the Government of the United States of America, NITI Aayog is hosting GES in India.
GES, to be held at the Hyderabad International Convention Centre (HICC), will bring together 1,200 entrepreneurs, investors and ecosystem supporters for two-and-a-half days of training and mentoring sessions, networking and investment matchmaking.
The summit will highlight the theme 'Women First, Prosperity for All', and will focus on supporting women entrepreneurs and fostering economic growth globally.
President Donald Trump's daughter and White House advisor Ivanka Trump will lead the US delegation to the summit.
Ivanka, along with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, will attend the main session of GES on November 28 and will also attend a few sessions the next day.