Going Global Summit, which took place on the 6th of November, 2014 is a day-long annual event aiming at inspiring and educating the next generation of Jacksonville to create a better world by exposing them to the realities of the global marketplace.
Eloiza visited Jacksonville Florida during her participation in the ‘International Visitors Leadership Programme’ organised by the US State Department on the topic of ‘entrepreneurship and innovation’.
The International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) is a professional exchange program funded by the U.S. Department of State‘s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. The mission of IVLP is to offer current and emerging international leaders the opportunity to experience the richness and diversity of American political, economic, social and cultural life through carefully designed exchanges that reflect participants’ professional interests and the public diplomacy objectives of the United States government.
The exchange brings up to 5,000 professional emerging leaders from around the world to the United States each year for programs of up to three weeks. Participants in the Program are nominated only by staff of U.S. Embassies.