Jack Dorsey- Founder of Twitter & Square To Speak At 2018 Haiti Tech Summit
[Port- au – Prince- April 30, 2018] Haiti Tech Summit, founded by Forbes 30 Under 30 Entrepreneur, Christine Souffrant Ntim, is a 13- year initiative of the Global Startup Ecosystem (GSE) which brings together hundreds of entrepreneurs, investors, digital marketers and creatives together in to Haiti to accelerate tech, innovation and economic development within the country. The summit organizers announced headline speaker Jack Dorsey at the 2018 Annual Haiti Tech Summit Ecosystem Meeting with the country’s top government officials, private sector executives, media influencers and summit sponsors.
Jack Dorsey co-founded Twitter, Inc. in 2006 and returned as Chief Executive Officer in September 2015. Jack also co-founded Square, where he serves as CEO and Chairman. Jack also serves on the Board of The Walt Disney Company.
Jack Dorsey will be speaking at the summit to discuss his experiences launching and scaling two globally recognized tech startups that both aim to “simplify complexity’- Twitter via communication and Square via financial inclusion. The summit will welcome hundreds of local and international entrepreneurs who will be hearing Jack Dorsey’s insights on leadership, entrepreneurship and business.
In 2017, Haiti hosted 100 global speakers from around the world. Companies represented included Silicon Valley giants such as Google, Facebook, Uber, Airbnb, Facebook, Headline speakers included the President of Haiti, His Excellency Jovenel Moise, Venture Capitalist investor of Airbnb and Facebook Ben Horowitz, and celebrity influencers such as Vicky Jeudy, Netflix Orange is the New Black, Michael Brun and J Perry. The summit will return on June 21-23, 2018 at Royal Decameron and will once again partner with media representatives from Forbes, Inc Magazine, Fast Company, Black Enterprise, and 40+ media outlets.
About Twitter: Twitter is an online news and social networking service on which users post and interact with messages known as “tweets”.
About Square: Square, Inc. is a financial services, merchant services aggregator, and mobile payment company based in San Francisco, California.
About Haiti Tech Summit: Haiti Tech Summit brings together thousands of entrepreneurs, investors, digital marketers and creatives under one roof together to address humanity’s greatest challenges via entrepreneurship. It is a part of a 13-year initiative of GSE, which aims to bring centralize top local and global influencers in Haiti on an annual basis to accelerate industry development and ecosystem scaling in Haiti.
About Global Startup Ecosystem: Global Startup Ecosystem (GSE): is a central hub designed to educate, inspire and prepare tech communities for the digital age. GSE summits are annual conferences held around the world to connect, inform, and inspire stakeholders within an ecosystem to leverage technology that ensures impact. Summits are a major focal point for bringing together government officials, business leaders, startup innovators, celebrities and key influencers in one place.