Boston hosts fourth annual Forbes "Under 30 Summit" for second consecutive year. More than 6,000 of the world’s greatest young entrepreneurs will converge in Boston, Oct. 1-4, 2017, for networking, panels, pitch contests, product demonstrations, recruiting, musical performances, food festival and parties
The Forbes Under 30 Summit brings together more than 6,000 young leaders in Boston for the world’s greatest gathering of entrepreneurs and game-changers—comprising four days of motivating panels, pitch contests, philanthropy, music and food festivals, parties and beyond. The summit will feature different stages, including Tech (consumer and enterprise technology, energy, biotech), Create (media, entertainment, music, marketing, sports), Capital (venture capital, private equity, banking, trading, investing), Impact (law, politics/policy, education, social entrepreneurship), Discover (life sciences, healthcare) and Wealth Advisor (wealth management). The event convenes 200 world-class speakers, including investors, celebrities, musicians, fashion designers, sport stars, cultural icons, world-renowned chefs, educators, and political and business leaders, all of whom represent the entrepreneurial spirit of the Forbes Under 30 franchise.
Attendees include Boston young professionals and entrepreneurs from all over the world, honorees from Forbes’ 30 Under 30 lists, anyone with an interest in entrepreneurship, culture and innovation. Speakers: This year’s lineup includes: • Ashton Kutcher, Actor and Co-Founder of Sound Ventures • Lilly Singh, YouTube Star • Tyler Oakley, YouTube Personality and The New York Times Bestselling Author • Ray Dalio, Founder, Bridgewater Associates • Seth Moulton, Massachusetts Congressman • John Chambers, Executive Chairman, Cisco Systems • Anne Wojcicki, Co-Founder and CEO of 23andMe • Craig Venter, Executive Chairman & Co-Founder, Human Longevity • T.J. Miller, actor and comedian • Feng Zheng, Founder of Zhang Lab, Core Institute member of Broad Institute of MIT/Harvard • Asia Kate Dillon, actor and star of Showtime’s Billions • Paul Tudor Jones, Hedge Fund Manager • Sophia Amoruso, CEO & Co-Founder Girlboss Media • Bozoma Saint John, Chief Brand Officer, Uber • Hikaru Nakamura, four-time U.S. Chess Champion • Yasmin Green, Director of Research and Development for Jigsaw, Alphabet Inc. • Gavin Grimm, transgender activist.
The event will be hosted at notable universities and landmark venues in downtown Boston (MIT, Faneuil Hall, Tremont Baptist Temple, UMass Boston Club). To Purchase Tickets: Regular - General Attendee $450; Premium $1195; Late - General Attendee $595, Premium $1,895. https://www.forbes.com/forbes-live/event/under-30-boston/