A corporate-led non-profit, WEConnect International helps build sustainable communities by empowering women business owners to succeed in local and global markets and to tap into global supply chains. Currently, WEConnect International is supporting women business owners in over 70 countries by providing business education, certification, and business connections to companies based outside the United States that are at least 51% owned, managed and controlled by one or more women. OWIT International provides WEConnect International members with access to training and information on doing business internationally.
The Global Summit of Women
OWIT is a partner with the Global Summit of Women, an annual global gathering of 1,000+ women leaders (government leaders, CEOs, business executives, entrepreneurs and NGO leaders) from 5 continents www.globewomen.org with the overall objective of advancing women’s economic lives and to ensure global prosperity. OWIT members receive a discounted member rate.
Headquartered in Abbotsford, British Columbia, Canada, is an initiative that brings a tactical and proven approach to meeting the needs of women business owners who want to take their business to the next level. GroYourBiz provides monthly peer business “Advisory Board” meetings to women business owners, engaging top experts, business analysts, and presenters and a ‘practical approach’ training guide. The program known as MyBusinessMyBoard™ has 25+ Advisory Boards active in Canada and the USA, with global expansion commencing Fall 2016. Entrepreneurs draw upon the skills, expertise, inspiration and energy of like-minded entrepreneurs offering practical solutions to attracting tomorrow's customers and expansion needs. For more information, visit www.GroYourBiz.com
Women Entrepreneurs GROW Global (WEGG)
In 2017, OWIT launched a new partnership with Women Entrepreneurs GROW Global (WEGG), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization based in Chicago. OWIT and WEGG share a like-minded mission of educating women business owners and entrepreneurs worldwide on how to go global so they can run healthier businesses and create a new future for themselves, their families, and their community. OWIT members receive a discount when they participate in WEGG webinars and global trade educational programs (WEGG-member rate). For more information, visit www.womenentrepreneursgrowglobal.org
OWIT International is an Affiliate Partner of:
Women Economic Forum (WEF) 2016
New Delhi, India from May 16-21, 2016
Dates: May 16-21, 2016
Venue: Pullman-Novotel Hotel New Delhi, India
Theme: “Women: Uplifting and Uniting the World”
Participants: 1500 women from 75 countries
Profiles: global and grassroots leaders from all walks of life
Sessions: 408 sessions on 28 themes with a focus on entrepreneurship, start-ups, innovation, and personal leadership
Duration: 6 days and 5 nights
Fees: Zero conference ticket fee. Only boarding and lodging costs apply (plus a gift of one week additional “Discover India” complimentary stay with meals at select locations, in true spirit of Indian hospitality).
Goal: Energize women’s entrepreneurship and leadership
For more information visit WEF, download a conference brochure or register at http://www.wef.org.in/registrations-wef-2016/ (Download and email the completed registration form to Magdalena Sieradzka: firstname.lastname@example.org and cc: email@example.com; firstname.lastname@example.org )