Confederation of women entrepreneur (COWE) is organising Womanator Entrepreneurship Summit 2016 to bring together people from different streams on a common platform.
The program will be held on 16th October 2016 at SCOPE Convention Centre, SCOPE Complex, Lodhi Road, New Delhi from 10 am to 3 pm.
This summit will be a meeting of achievers, exponential entrepreneurs, aspiring talent from different strands of life.
The event is expected to see participation from Amitabh Kant, CEO, Niti Aayog, Krishan Pal Gurjar, Union Minister of State for Social Justice and Empowerment; Haribhai Parthibhai Chaudhary – Minister of State – Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprise; Santosh Yadav, MLA and Deputy Speaker, Haryana Vidhan Sabha.
The event promises attendance by stalwarts from various segments of life including Dr. Blossom Kochar, founder – The Blossom Kochhar Group of Companies; Shovana Narayan, Kathak Maestro, Anurag Batra,Chairman BW Businessworld Group and exchange4media group, author and TV Show Host, Miten Mehta, Spinta Accelerator Silicon Valley, Devesh Chawla founder & CEO, Chatur Ideas among others.
The event agenda of the Womennovator 2016 includes
- Panel Discussion on marketing and business development by entrepreneurs from Google, Businessworld, TenonTen, Yellow Bulb, Intel, Ex-facebook, Amazon and Paytm.
- COWE India Excellence Awards – These awards will celebrate the stories and recognise women leaders for their exceptional championship of gender equality and support for women empowerment.
- Walk your Product & Services – An opportunity for innovators, educators, hackers, designers, artisans to explore new marketing options and showcase their talent. This includes prizes worth INR 25000, INR 15000, and INR 5000.
- Panel discussion on government schemes by banks, Ministry and entrepreneurs from SIDBI, MSME-DI , NIESBUD, NSDC (Sector Councils food processing, beauty & Wellness & Tourism and Hospitality) and NSIC, etc.
The jury for excellence awards includes Mridula Tandon, founder, Sakshi NGO; Vinita Bakshi, Director, NIJ; Sheila Jhunjhunwala, author; social activist Neeta Aneja from IamSME, WEC; Anuradha Goel, Chairperson, PHD Family Welfare Foundation, Dr Indira Hinduja, gynecologist, obstetrician and infertility specialist, S.M. Swathi, Executive Director, Bharatiya Mahila Bank, Tessy Thomas, Project Director, Agni-IV missile in Defense Research and Development Organisation, P. Soudamini, COWE Director, Meeta Rai, Principal DPS Indirapuram and Director; DPS Indirapuram Meerut Road campus; Dr. Saroj Bajaj, socialist activist and chairperson, Rajarajeswari Bank; Kusum Vir, former Director, Ministry of HRD, Nita Mehta, chef, author, and restaurateur; and B. Pratima, Project Lead, Walmart Women’s Entrepreneurship Program, Vrutti Livelihood Resource Centre.