Ivanka Female Entrepreneurship

Ivanka Trump, daughter and adviser to U.S. President Donald Trump, attends the ceremony to pardon the National Thanksgiving Turkey in the Rose Garden at the White House Nov. 21, 2017 in Washington, D.C. Ivanka will travel to India to attend the Global Entrepreneurship Summit, where she will promote female entrepreneurship. (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

WASHINGTON — Ivanka Trump says she looks forward to promoting female entrepreneurship at a conference in India next week.

Speaking to reporters Nov. 21, the first daughter and senior White House adviser discussed her plans to attend the Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Hyderabad. The event — co-hosted by the United States and India — runs from Nov. 28-30 and will also be attended by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Trump noted the event’s theme of “Women First, Prosperity for All.” She says: “Entrepreneurship domestically and abroad is a key priority for this administration.”

She will give a keynote address and appear on two panels. The conference is expected to draw more than 1,200 entrepreneurs and others.

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