Gisele won’t be the only supermodel in town next month, because Karlie Kloss is coming to the Hub.
The former Victoria’s Secret Angel has joined the star-studded speaker lineup for this year’s Forbes Under 30 Summit in Boston. The annual event, which takes over the area Oct. 1-4., celebrates up-and-coming entrepreneurs and business leaders with four days of panel discussions, competitions, and more, with a dash of partying thrown in the mix.
Kloss has proven herself to be more than just a runway star over the years with the lauch of her Kode With Klossy organizations which encourages young girls to learn coding and get involved with technology. Other new speakers added to the 2017 summit include singer Kriss Mincey, Bumble founder and CEO Whitney Wolfe and more.
Other stars who are expected to speak at the 2017 summit include actor and entrepreneur Ashton Kutcher, comedian T.J. Miller, “Billions” star Asia Kate Dillon, “Westworld” actress Evan Rachel Wood, YouTubers Tyler Oakley and Lilly Singh, plus world champion skier Lindsey Vonn.
Forbes also recently announced the lineup for the U30 Music Festival, which is scheduled to go down on Sunday, Oct. 1. Zedd, Playboi Carti and Skylar Grey are all set to perform at this year’s event.
The summit will include a food festival component as well, featuring a cook-off on Tuesday, Oct. 3, at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum judged by che Daniel Boulud, South Beach Wine & Food Festival founder Lee Schrager and Forbes magazine editor Randall Lane.
If you go:
2017 Forbes Under 30 Summit, Oct. 1-4, various locations, forbes.com