For 7 years, the Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES) has connected top entrepreneurship
talent with investors and startup ecosystems across the globe to innovate the world’s
most exciting solutions.
In partnership with the Government of the United States of America, NITI Aayog hosted
the eighth annual Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Hyderabad, India from November
28-30, 2017. The theme of the summit was ‘Women First, Prosperity for All’. It was
addressed by the Prime Minister of India, Shri Narendra Modi and the U.S delegation was
led by Ms. Ivanka Trump, Advisor to President Trump.
Carbon Masters founders Kevin Houston and Som Narayan were among the 400 chosen (from
over 44,000 applicants!) to participate in #GES2017. Seen here (from left to right) are
Mr.Sanjay Kadaveru, founder and president, Action For India, Mr. Som Narayan, Mr.
Amitabh Kant, CEO, NITI Aayog and Mr. Kevin Houston.
More information about the event can be found here.