President Obama elevated entrepreneurship to the forefront of the United States’ engagement agenda during a historic speech in Cairo in 2009. Since 2010, when the U.S. hosted the first Summit in Washington, D.C., GES has expanded to a global event, subsequently hosted by the governments of Turkey, the United Arab Emirates, Malaysia, and Morocco. The 2015 Global Entrepreneurship Summit was held in Nairobi, Kenya, on July 25-26. The Summit was the sixth annual gathering of entrepreneurs at all stages of business development - business leaders, mentors, and high-level government officials - demonstrating the U.S. Government’s continued commitment to fostering entrepreneurship around the world.