THE Hush Post: United States President Donald Trump’s daughter and advisor Ivanka Trump arrived at the Rajiv Gandhi International Airport in Hyderabad early Tuesday morning. Ivanka reached the state capital ahead of the Global Entrepreneurship Summit scheduled today.
The inaugural session of the summit will be inaugurated and addressed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao and Ivanka. On the second day, Ivanka will be part of a discussion on increasing women in the workforce through skills training, education, and mentorship. Innovators in workforce development and training will discuss what works and what more can be done to open doors for women at the workplace.
The summit is being hosted for the first time in South East Asia by the Governments of India and the United States. Speakers will voice their views on the theme of “Women First, Prosperity for All”. The speakers include tennis champion Sania Mirza, Google’s Vice President of Next Billion Users, Diana Louise Patricia Layfield, and CEO of Afghan Citadel Software Company Roya Mahboob.
It will also feature a panel discussion “Women Win, We All Win” which will be moderated by Commerce and Industry Minister Suresh Prabhu. Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will also attend the summit.