Jessica Liu, "Building Bridges for Entrepreneurial Success,"huffingtonpost.com
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Last June, I had the honour of being invited to the 7th annual
Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES), hosted by President
Barack Obama at Stanford University, California.
The Summit provided entrepreneurs with the opportunity to
mingle with some of the world’s top investors, business
executives and political leaders in the heart of Silicon Valley.
Notable speakers included President Barack Obama;
Secretary of State John Kerry; Under Secretary of State for
Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs Richard Stengel; Mark
Zuckerberg, CEO of Facebook; Brian Chesky, CEO of AirBnb;
and Shark Tank’s Daymond John, among others.
I was honoured to represent Canada at the Global
Entrepreneurship Summit and hope to amplify the benefits of
my attendance by sharing some of my key takeaways from the