The Confederation Of Women Entrepreneurs – India (COWE) has announced to organise “Womennovator 2017” in association with University of Chicago.

With this event, COWE aims to encourage, and motivate 80 women entrepreneurs across India.

COWE is a non-profit company incorporated in 2004.  Formed by six enthusiastic women from different fields, with support of 16 other executive members, COWE today has 600 strong women force from all over India.

Their slogan “Gearing women power” stands for the democratic structure of COWE and stands for “Of the women, for the women and by the women”.

About The Event

Womennovator 2017 will comprise of various panel discussions which will be welcomed by the organiser COWE India-Delhi Chairperson Tripti Somani; Aditi Mody Executive Director, Uchicago Center, Delhi; Manoj Mittal, Deputy MD, SIDBI; and Anurag Batra, Chairman and Editor in Chief, BW Businessworld.

There will be three panel discussions on topics such as global startup ecosystem, mistakes that are fatal to an entrepreneur, and how successful women navigate. This will be followed by two speed dating sessions consisting of investors and mentors respectively.

What’s In For Entrepreneurs

The participants will get an opportunity to connect with the investors such as Gagan Ghai, Crest Capital Advisors; Aayush Jain, Unicorn India Ventures; Swati Mehra, Sixth Sense Ventures; Aman Kumar, AdvantEdge Partners; Ridhika Saraf, Palaash ventures; Ashish Garg, LGT Impact Ventures; Amit Mishra, ID8 India Ventures and Sonali Thapar, Thapar Group.

The entrepreneurs will also speed date with the mentors such as Jaya Goyal of WEC IamSMEIndia; Aditi Chadha of DAZL; Pooja Sareen of Inc42; Moitrayee Bhadra of I2a; Avani Parekh of Sheroes; Anuj Somani of KGS; Nehal Modi of Yellow Bulbs; Mukesh Malik of Entrepreneur in Residence ah! Ventures; Anshu Dewan of DS Group; Rangnath Krishna Chandra of NIESBUD; Vertica Dvivedi of WADe India and Dr. Shikha Suman of Medimojo.

In a period of six months COWE North (Delhi, Uttar Pradesh & Uttarakhand Chapters) has conducted more than five events which includes association with Various Ministries & Organizations such as NSIC, MSME, NEISBUD, few banks, Trash to Cash, Cuelearn etc.

The Womennovator 2016 was conducted in October last year. The top three winners of the event were Ritu, CCO/Chief Connect Officer – JAMMs network; Dr. Deepali Bhardwaj , Hair and Skin Specialist and Kanika Gupta, Chocowah Indulgence.

The event will be held on February 24, 2017. The interested women entrepreneurs can register here.



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