For whom is GES 2019 intended?

GES aims at supporting next-generation entrepreneurs and international companies and institutions who offer innovative solutions to global challenges.

  • GES 2019 will comprise 1,200 entrepreneur participants from the US (400), the Netherlands (200), Europe (200), and the rest of the world (400). Approximately 400 investors from all over the world and 400 thought leaders and government officials will be present. The total number of participants is around 2,000. Around 175-250 journalists are expected.
  • Entrepreneurs who want to participate have to apply online before March 1, 2019.
  • As GES 2019 wants to be a truly inclusive event, participants will not be need to pay an attendance fee. In order to qualify to take part in GES, entrepreneurs must meet criteria.