Co-organised by FLO Startup Cell- Ahmedabad, FICCI Ladies Organisation & Antrapreneur – The Business Incubator, a unit of LJ Knowledge Foundation
The programme will be held on 23rd December at LJ University, Sarkhej Campus
Ahmedabad, December 11: Over the years, women have evolved as strong, dynamic and multifarious leaders across the globe. A great nation is measured by the number of women working and contributing to its growth and economy. Rigorous and persistent endeavors towards women empowerment in social, educational, economic, political and psychological fronts should be the top priority across every stratum of society.
For our country to prosper and become an Atmanirbhar Bharat, we need to ensure and enable women-led economic development. India has over 50,000 Startups recognised by the Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT) with at least 45 percent of them having women entrepreneurs, according to data issued by the department on June 3, 2021″. Working in this very direction, FLO Startup Cell- Ahmedabad, FICCI Ladies Organization & Antrapreneur Business Incubator, a unit of LJ Knowledge Foundation, are creating history by launching a Training Centre to enable Skilling and Development Programs exclusively to promote Women Entrepreneurship in Gujarat.
The event will see an idea, early or scale-up stage Women Entrepreneurs/ Start-ups pitch to women investors for funding their venture. It is exclusively for Women Founders/Cofounders. The event will also have DEMO DAY 2021, an indoor event for all types of Women Startups /Ventures to display and explain their prototype, proof of concept, or market-ready product/service offering to the audience. It will also have Business Mentoring sessions for addressing any operational challenges as business owners concerning various functions of running a business – from entrepreneurs, professionals & experts.
There will be three parallel Events- Women-led Founders/Cofounders will pitch to Women Funders; Demonstration of the product/service and Business Mentoring for Mentees. It will occur at L J University Sarkhej Campus from 9:30 am to 3 pm on 23rd December 2021.
‘India has about 10,000 angel investors, and only 1% of them are women. Less than 30% of the deals that get funded are women founded. FLO startup is an endeavour to create an ecosystem of women founders and funders. We are helping entrepreneurs and training women to be on the other side of the table as investors, said Dr. Aarti Gupta, National Head, FLO Startups.
Ms. Nandita Munshaw, Chairperson, FLO Ahmedabad Chapter, said that ‘I take pride in stating that “Women Investing in Women- The Startup Symposium” is going to be the first-ever all Women initiative along with the launching of Training Centre for skilling and development to promote women entrepreneurship in Gujarat. We are looking forward to creating history.’
On occasion, Ms Supriya Jindal, Chairperson, YFLO Ahmedabad, said that ‘Women are the backbone of a flourishing economic ecosystem. By supporting each other and investing in women-led Startups, we uplift each other.
“We at LJ always believe in equality, for men and women, both. This collaboration for the training centre and an exclusive event for Women Funders and Women Founders is yet another attempt to create opportunities to further women entrepreneurship in Gujarat’ said Mr. Viral Shah, CEO, Antrapreneur- Business Incubator, a unit of LJ Knowledge Foundation.
The winners will be offered the following:
- 16-week FLO Accelerator Program entry for top 3
- One winner (1 team) will get incubated at Antrapreneur- The Business Incubator.
- Best ideas in Demo Day will be eligible for SSIP /New Gen Grant grant up to 2 lakhs for prototyping.
- Zoho solution software package worth 1.8 for top 3
- Acknowledgement across FLO chapters and media mentions where possible
- One year co-working space by karyalaya against barter for 1st winner
- 1-page feature in Empower (YFLO magazine) for 1st winner
- Top 3 Pitch winners get a mention in the FLO newsletter with their pics.
- A special invite to the annual FLO Sambhava Awards 2021 to 3 Demo Day And Pitch Winners
- Entry pass to top 3 winners for all FLO/ YFLO events for Jan to March quarter – for added networking
Registration information – https://forms.gle/XJ1kuSShNXZpvbeR9
Mail-id: firstname.lastname@example.org; email@example.com
33 Replies to “‘Women Investing in Women’: A Startup Symposium”
Hi, I am a Chartered Accountant by profession. I write articles based on financial topics. Please let me know the process of submission of article in your newspaper.
2buy levitra online viagra how to get viagra without a prescription Kamagra Jelly For Sale
lowest price cialis cialis reviews cialis impotence drug eli lilly co
Generic Amoxicilina Tablet On Line united pharmacy lasix no precrcription furosemide 40 mg what is it for
Free Shipping Isotretinoin For Sale Legally buy prednisone canada online Diclofenac Sodium To Buy Online
Ou Acheter Nolvadex can you buy priligy over the counter Buy Generic Propecia
I’m curious to find out what blog system you are using?
I’m having some minor security problems with my latest website and I’d like to find something more risk-free.
Do you have any recommendations?
Hi there to all, the contents existing at this
web page are truly remarkable for people experience, well,
keep up the nice work fellows.
Hmm it appears like your site ate my first comment (it was super long) so
I guess I’ll just sum it up what I wrote and say, I’m thoroughly enjoying your blog.
I too am an aspiring blog writer but I’m still new to everything.
Do you have any recommendations for inexperienced blog writers?
I’d certainly appreciate it.
Thanks very interesting blog!
It’s appropriate time to make some plans for the longer term and it’s time to be happy.
I’ve read this post and if I may just I want to counsel you
few fascinating issues or tips. Perhaps you could write subsequent articles relating to
this article. I wish to learn more things approximately
Thanks for finally writing about > ‘Women Investing in Women’: A Startup
Symposium – News eContent < Liked it!
Good answers in return of this difficulty with genuine arguments and telling
all concerning that.
My partner and I stumbled over here coming from a different
page and thought I should check things out. I like what I
see so i am just following you. Look forward to
going over your web page again.
Excellent blog here! Additionally your website lots up very fast!
Very nice article, exactly what I needed.
Hello there, just became aware of your blog
through Google, and found that it is truly informative.
I am going to watch out for brussels. I’ll appreciate if you
continue this in future. Numerous people will be benefited from your writing.
Greetings from Florida! I’m bored to death at work
so I decided to browse your blog on my iphone during lunch break.
I really like the information you provide here and can’t wait to take a look when I get home.
I’m amazed at how fast your blog loaded on my phone ..
I’m not even using WIFI, just 3G .. Anyhow, superb blog!
We are a group of volunteers and opening a new scheme in our community.
Your website provided us with valuable information to
work on. You have done an impressive job and our whole community will be grateful to you.
you are really a excellent webmaster. The site loading pace is incredible.
It kind of feels that you are doing any unique trick.
In addition, The contents are masterpiece. you’ve
done a great task on this matter!
It’s remarkable in favor of me to have a web page,
which is helpful in support of my know-how. thanks admin
Hello there, You’ve done an excellent job. I will certainly digg it
and personally suggest to my friends. I am sure they’ll
be benefited from this website.
Excellent post. Keep writing such kind of information on your blog.
Im really impressed by it.
Hey there, You have performed an incredible job. I will definitely digg it and in my opinion suggest
to my friends. I’m sure they’ll be benefited from this site.
my homepage tracfone 2022