ImpactCity The Hague welcomes the GES

Between the 3-5 June 2019, ImpactCity The Hague will be home to the 9th edition of the Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES). This summit is co-hosted by the Netherlands and the United States.

Over 2,000 of most creative thinkers in the world will join forces to share their innovative solutions to our most pressing global challenges. The Hague is the perfect place for the summit as the city is a melting pot of institutions, innovative entrepreneurs and investors who work on creating a more safe, better and righteous world.

‘Doing good and doing business’ shapes the heart and soul of The Hague’s economy

In The Hague, we bridge the gap between the SDGs, technology and innovation, and convert honorable goals into working products and solutions. ImpactCity The Hague helps innovative entrepreneurs to start and grow their business successfully. Entrepreneurs are connected to investors and are offered access to a comprehensive business network, inspiring company locations, international trade missions and competitions. ImpactCity believes economic success goes hand in hand with solutions for a better world. To effectively address global challenges, public and private partnerships are formed on themes such as safety, humanitarian innovation, sustainability, renewable energy and food.

To give you an idea of our impact ecosystem, check out some of these examples of impact entrepreneurs from our city: