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Women Leader : Innovating, Inspiring and Building Nations
Thu 30 March 2017, 16:00 – 19:00 IST
empoWer is India's 1st technology accelerator focused on Women entrepreneurs. Launched in 2016, empoWer was ranked one of the top 16 women related initiatives all over India, for 2016, by YourStory.
In our first cohort, we selected 15 women entrepreneurs from from an application pool of 191, and offer them mentoring, workshops, case studies of successful women led startups, industry connect, peer network, investor connect and over INR 60 Lakhs in cash & professional services as takeaways. The program was sponsored and supported by Department of Science and Technology, GIZ, Vodafone, Google and Nishith Desai Associates. We would be soon launching our second edition.
We are hosting a panel discussion on "Women Leaders: Innovating, Inspiring and Building Nations" chaired by - Hon. (Ms.) Bardish Chagger, Canada's Minister for Small Business and Tourism and following panelists
Shinjini Kumar, CEO, PayTM Bank
Shweta Shalini, Spokesperson, BJP Maharashtra
Anjali Bansal, former Managing Director, TPG Growth Partners
Rashmi Bansal, Author
Smita Bhagat, Head - Branch Banking & E-commerce, HDFC Bank
Kashmira Mewawala, Head - Business Development, Tata Capital
Ritu Soni-Srivastava, Co-Founder, ObiNo
We have assembled a diverse panel to bring in different perspectives and make it an engaging discussion for everyone.