GES2017 inauguration HIGHLIGHTS| Women are incarnation of Shakti; India has always believed in women empowerment: Modi

More than 1200 young entrepreneurs, a majority of whom are women, from 127 countries would attend the summit.

Published: 28th November 2017 03:26 PM  |   Last Updated: 28th November 2017 06:57 PM   |  A+A-

Ivanka trump and PM Modi meet on the sidelines of Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES), 2017 in Hyderabad on November 28, 2017. (Twitter Photo | @PIB_India)

By Online Desk

The first South-Asian edition of the Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES), 2017, being organised by India and the United States kicked off in Hyderabad on Tuesday. Ivanka Trump, advisor to Donald, Trump, President of the United States, and his daugher, is the leading face of the eighth edition of the GES.

Over 1,000-odd delegates from across 150 countries are part of the three-day event bearing the theme, 'Women First, Prosperity For All.' Ivanka Trump spoke about inspiring real-life women attending the plenary session, while Prime Minister Narendra Modi compared women to incarnations of goddess Shakti. 

Here are the highlights from the GES 2017 inauguration as they happened.


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