The 5th Global Entrepreneurship Summit to Be Held Next Month in Marrakesh

The 5th Global Entrepreneurship Summit to Be Held Next Month in Marrakesh


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The 5th Global Entrepreneurship Summit will take place, as scheduled, from 19th to 21st November, 2014, in Marrakech.

With a view to the holding of this important international meeting, a series of preparatory meetings have been held, both at the Strategic Committee level and at the various ad-hoc committees level, with the participation of various government departments, private sector and stakeholders, dedicated to the different organizational, logistic and media aspects, to ensure the success of this event.

The event will take place in the form of plenary sessions, round tables, and related events, around a rich and varied program focused on several themes namely, regional integration, sustainable economic growth, social Innovation for youth, human development and migration.

The inaugural session of the Global Entrepreneurship Summit 5th edition will be held on November 20th in the morning and will be dedicated to special speeches of Morocco, the United States of America and international officials representing Heads of State, Heads of Government and Ministers, who will be accompanied by delegations of entrepreneurs from their respective countries.

The summit will focus on innovation as driver of the development of entrepreneurship, creativity, employment promotion and the valorisation of human capital.

Discussions will further focus on innovative solutions relating to the restructuring of the informal sector and the opportunities offered by knowledge sectors, especially Information and Communication Technologies.

The Summit 5th¬†edition will also put forward an “Innovation African village” that will allow young African entrepreneurs to promote their projects and share innovative solutions concerning various topics, with the aim of encouraging dialogue, the exchange of ideas and innovative thinking.