Hyderabad, February 16, 2021: City to host the biggest ever Business Women Expo 2021 in India from March 6 to 8th at HITEX Exhibition Centre.
HITEX, ALEAP, COWE have joined hands to provide women entrepreneurs to showcase their product and services to the business houses and end consumers. Over 250 exhibitors would showcase their products and services
The exhibition would be organised on the eve of International Women’s Day. Hon’ble Shri Venkaiah Naidu, Vice President of India; Shri G. Kishan Reddy, Union Minister of State for Home: Hon’ble Dr. Mrs Tamilisai Soundararajan, Governor of Telangana among others have consented to grace the Business Women Expo 2021
The press conference was addressed by K. Ramadevi- President ^ Association of Lady Entrepreneurs of India; P.Soudamini - Confederation of Women Entrepreneurs of India; Rashida Adenwala - Board Member & TiE Women Program Chair; Aabha Mirza, Organiser - Indian Lifestyle and Bridal Fashion Week and T.G. Srikanth, COO, HITEX
20% of total enterprises in India is represented by Women Entrepreneurs, providing direct employment to 22 to 27 million people. 10% of MSME is owned by businesswomen
The pandemic has affected people across the globe, but its impact on women has been disproportionately higher.
73% of the women entrepreneurs have been negatively impacted by the crisis, with almost 20% witnessing the revenue of their businesses nearly wiped out.
The theme of the Exhibition is “Together for Women”. The theme is chosen in light of the above-given backdrop. Today what is one thing at the top of everybody’s mind that how to revive their business. This exhibition provides a one-stop platform for the business owners to bounce back.
The expo has received support from TiE, HYSEA and Govt, of Telangana. The expo will also provide an opportunity for business houses to support women entrepreneurs to source their office supplies manufactured by women entrepreneurs.
The exhibition is co-organised by Fifth Avenue & Futurex.
India Lifestyle & Bridal Fashion Week concurrent to the exhibition will be a unique platform to showcase collections by promising designers.