The U.S. Consulate Hong Kong and Macau is happy to announce that Vernée Ho, Doris Leung, Zhishan Lu, and Michelle Sun will attend the Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES), which will take place June 22-24, 2016, in Palo Alto, California. Representing their respective companies Playto, Diamond Cab, China-ASEAN Mineral Resources, and First Code Academy, these GES delegates will be joining more than 700 entrepreneurs from around the world, as well as investors, speakers, and leaders in the entrepreneurship space.
These innovative entrepreneurs will be joined by high-level U.S. Government officials, including President Barack Obama, Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker, Administrator of the Small Business Administration Maria Contreras-Sweet, Administrator of USAID Gayle Smith, Ambassador at-Large for Global Women’s Issues Catherine Russell, and Under Secretary of State for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs Richard Stengel.
This Summit will be the 7th installment in a series previously hosted by the United States and the governments of Turkey, the United Arab Emirates, Malaysia, Morocco, and Kenya. In bringing the Summit back to the United States, President Obama highlights his commitment to building bridges that help us tackle global challenges together.
For more information on the Global Entrepreneurship Summit and to learn more about speakers and attendees, please visit Global Entrepreneurship Summit 2016.