Global Entrepreneurship Summit wants you at The Hague

GES2019 will bring together some of the most innovative and successful entrepreneurs and investors from around the world.

Press Release | February 6, 2019

Calling all investment-ready South African entrepreneurs! The 2019 Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES2019) is gathering the world’s top entrepreneurs, around five innovation sectors: Agriculture, Connectivity, Energy, Health and Water. If you’re ready to lead in offering solutions to global challenges, then apply now! GES2019 is a great exposure opportunity for the next generation of South African entrepreneurs.

The United States Government, together with the Netherlands will co-host the 9th GES from June 4-5 2019 in The Hague.  GES2019 will bring together some of the most innovative and successful entrepreneurs and investors from around the world. It offers a unique platform for entrepreneurs to showcase their tech solutions for global challenges to an international audience.

If you are an entrepreneur and meet the criteria listed below, please apply at www.ges2019nl.nl/application before March 1, 2019.

Entrepreneurs must meet the criteria in order to be eligible for selection:

  • Do you have a transformative tech solution with the potential to contribute to global challenges within Agriculture, Connectivity, Energy, Health and Water?
  • Is your innovation more than just a concept, with a functioning, market-ready business model?
  • Is your enterprise investor-ready, and capable to be scaled up internationally?
  • Preference for entrepreneurs that work together with universities or research institutions