G20 Entrepreneurship Roundtable
December 11, 2017
The 2016 G20 Summit in Hangzhou identified entrepreneurship as a major opportunity to increase employment and called for a policy environment for spurring entrepreneurship. In line with the G20 Agenda, we have the great pleasure to invite you to attend the G20 Entrepreneurship Roundtable, which will take place in Beijing on 14 December 2017. This global event is hosted by the Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security of the People’s Republic of China, and the Entrepreneurship Research Center on G20 Economies. The event commits to delivering resolutions of the G20 Entrepreneurship Action Plan through fostering innovation, entrepreneurship and inclusive growth of both developed and emerging economies, and to further align G20 economies’ work with the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. Chinese government officials, delegates of G20 economies and international organizations will be sharing their insights and joining roundtable discussions.
Subject: G20 Entrepreneurship Roundtable
Time: December 14, 2017(Tuesday) 9:30-16:00
Venue: Room 418, Shunde Building, Tsinghua SEM
Sponsor: Entrepreneurship Research Center on G20 Economies
Introduction of Entrepreneurship Research Center on G20 Economies:
Commissioned by the Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security of the People’s Republic of China, and co-led by Tsinghua University, the Entrepreneurship Research Center on G20 Economieswas founded for the purpose of 1) fulfilling the consensus reached at the 2016 Hangzhou Summit of the G20 Economies, which is summarized in the summit communiqué and the declaration of the G20 conference of labor ministers, 2) giving full play to China's leadership in implementing the G20 Entrepreneurship Action Plan and 3) responding to President Xi Jinping’s requirement of "making follow-up work, implementing the outcome of the conference and enlarging the conference effect". The center will provide an effective platform for thought, information and technological support for the G20 Entrepreneurship Action Plan.
The research center will gradually establish itself as an entrepreneurial research hub with academic, policy and practical impacts in the world. The main research objectives include tracking and analyzing the progress of implementing the G20 Entrepreneurship Action Plan in the G20 economies, summarizing and sharing the entrepreneurial practices in each country, and conducting comparative studies in entrepreneurship based on the G20 economies. We provide members with innovative and entrepreneurial support, both in wisdom and in technology, from multiple dimensions such as political, economic, social, scientific, educational and financial ones.