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8th Global Entrepreneurship Summit: 5 Takeaways From Ivanka Trump’s And PM Modi’s Speeches

The 8th Global Entrepreneurship Summit started from 28th November 2017 in Hyderabad, India. Narendra Modi and Ivanka Trump inaugurated the event. Both the speakers talked about investment ecosystems, development plans, and innovation start-ups of world problems. Here are some takeaways from their speeches.

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Gender Gap

Ivanka talked about gender gap in her speech, she added “Fuelling the growth of women-led businesses isn't simply good for our society -- it's good for our economy. One study estimates that closing the gender entrepreneurship gap worldwide could grow our global GDP by as much as 2 per cent.” She also talked about Indian economy and said “Just consider, if India closes the labour force gender gap by half, your economy could grow by over $150 billion in the next three years”