Third Party Event

11 Oct 2013

Oxford Business Group is pleased to announce its media partnership with the 4th Global Entrepreneurship Summit which will be held on 11 – 12 October, in Malaysia. In this respect we send you the following message from the conference organisers:

Dear Oxford Business Group Subscribers,


Background Information

The Global Entrepreneurship Summit is a platform to facilitate the exchange of views and ideas between global business leaders and entrepreneurs and strengthen alliances among entrepreneurs around the world. The GES is a follow-through on President Barack Obama’s emphasis on entrepreneurship as a pillar of U.S. global engagement, underscoring the importance of entrepreneurship as one of the most powerful ways for individuals to improve their own economic circumstances and in turn and their lives.

The first GES was held in Washington D.C. in 2010 and has since been held in Istanbul, Turkey in 2011 and Dubai, United Arab Emirates in 2012. The Summit is now in its 4th Year and will be held in Kuala Lumpur, the first time it is being held in East Asia.

About the 4th Global Entrepreneurship Summit 2013

The 4th Global Entrepreneurship Summit 2013 (GES2013) in Kuala Lumpur from October 11 – 12, 2013 with the theme “Empowering and Connecting Entrepreneurs is organized by the Ministry of Finance (MoF) under the patronage of the Prime Minister of Malaysia, Dato’ Seri Najib Tun Razak assisted by the Malaysian Development Corporation (MDeC) and Small to Medium Enterprises Corporation (SMECorp) with input from the White House and various entrepreneurial organizations.

GES2013 will also feature top-draw speakers from across the globe who will present on cutting edge topics in the field of entrepreneurship divided under 4 distinct tracks that encompasses the entire entrepreneurship ecosystem :-

  1. Building an Entrepreneurial Ecosystem
  2. Creating Tomorrow’s Game-changers
  3. Emerging Trends
  4. Connecting for Growth

Top speakers include Prof Chan Kim, Author of Blue Ocean Strategy, Richard Barker, Founder of Expedia, Don Tapscott Author of Wikinomics, Joel Barker, Author of Future Edge and Five Regions of the Future and more than 100 other speakers who will provide their insights and views.

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