Forbes event in Boston kicks off with Halsey, Jason Derulo

Jason Derulo performed during the Forbes Under 30 Summit at City Hall Plaza in Boston on Sunday night.

Keith Bedford/Globe Staff

Jason Derulo performed during the Forbes Under 30 Summit at City Hall Plaza in Boston on Sunday night.

The Forbes Under 30 Summit, a four-day conference that’s bringing major star power to the Hub, kicked off Sunday with a concert on City Hall Plaza.

The show featured performances by Jason Derulo, Halsey, Gallant, and Delta Rae.


Derulo headlined the concert, busting out hits like “In My Head” and “Ridin’ Solo.”

Halsey, who is featured on the hit Chainsmokers track “Closer,” and is known for songs like “New Americana” and “Colors,” also performed at the event.

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Jim Koch, the co-founder of Sam Adams, also spoke at the event.

More scenes from the event:

The event will continue through Oct. 19 with a host of panel discussions and guest speakers, including actor-venture capitalist Ashton Kutcher, Olympic medalists Aly Raisman and Michael Phelps, celebrity chef-restaurateur Bobby Flay, model-author Chrissy Teigen, Boston Celtics co-owner Wyc Grousbeck, Mayor Marty Walsh, Governor Charlie Baker, “Hamilton” actor Anthony Ramos, Dr. Deepak Chopra, sex therapist Dr. Ruth Westheimer, tennis star-entrepreneur Maria Sharapova, DraftKings CEO Jason Robins, New England Patriots tight end Martellus Bennett (who’s also a children’s book author and founder of The Imagination Agency), and Globe managing director Linda Pizzuti Henry — to name a few.

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