Indian Women Entrepreneur Network (IWEN) to promote entrepeneurship in Indian women

When it comes to Indian entrepreneurship, the roster of current entrepreneurs as well as wanna-preneurs is dominated by men. Women entrepreneurs find it challenging to get a footing and to be taken seriously by others.

The Indian Women Entrepreneur Network (IWEN) aims to support women by encouraging entrepreneurship, helping them getting access to resources. It was started in Feb 2009, and currently has 50 plus members. The First of the monthly IWEN meets is being held on April 2nd, Thursday, 6pm at the Indiranagar Club, Bangalore.The goal is to connect with all the smart women on the IWEN, learn something new, and have fun ! There are also 2 surprise guest speakers, speaking on divergent topics of interest.

If you are a women entrepreneur or an aspiring to be one, do checkout their LinkedIn group and attend the meetup if possible.

In addition to the above group, TiE has also started an initiative – Stree Shakti in an effort to promote, encourage and help Indian women entrepreneurs.

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21 comments

  1. Lets see how it gona work out….No Comments

  2. Women always required support in every field,even to live her life or to survive on this earth.However she is the living being bringing life on earth.

    I appreciate the efforts but it really hurts, why do we need support?

    Good Luck

  3. no contact in mumbai? I would like to get in touch

  4. i am working hard to be a good Entrepreneur in online services. I also attend online seminars to sharpen may skills.*.,

  5. I always wanted to become a very successful entrepreneur so i studied to become one.-`,

  6. I am interested in starting a new business in a rural area. Can anyone join or suggest me?

  7. the best way to become a millionaire is to become an entrepreneur’-*

  8. being an entrepreneur can give you a good deal of money, *.~

  9. being an entrepreneur is one of the ways you can easily achieve financial freedom;,;

  10. being an entrepreneur opened up lots of business leads on my line of work, i like to make money both online and offline ,*”

  11. Would like participation in a survey about ‘INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT FOR WOMEN ENTREPRENEURS IN KARNATAKA’. The survey intends to evaluate the support schemes which are supposedly available for women entrepreneurs. if interest in -email : ravisjcc@yahoo.co.in

  12. Wanted to know if anybody is interested in a survey about ‘INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT FOR WOMEN ENTREPRENEURS IN KARNATAKA’. The survey intends to evaluate the support schemes which are supposedly available for women entrepreneurs. if interest in -email : ravisjcc@yahoo.co.in

  13. Women don’t need support, they only need motivation and encouragement to startup a business, which is required by any entrepreneur. I got this motivation from my husband and family. Thanks to all!

    CEO
    BlueBit Systems
    Online Marketing and Website Development

    • Hi priti,

      I am working as a CHB lecturer in commerce college. I am M.Com.B.Ed., M.Phil.,LL.M. Having lot of ambitions in life to become a successful entrepreneur by generating seklf employment in village . But need help for encouragement motivation…..

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