2016 Conference in Brussels, Belgium
Taking place from November 6th to 8th, 2016, this year’s conference will be hosted by the Brussels Chamber of Commerce.
The event will offer a variety of educational, networking, and mentoring opportunities to the attendees that gather from all around the world.
The highlight of the conference will be Awards Ceremony, honoring more than 40 other successful women business owners from 20 countries for their achievements, including countries such as India, Peru, Spain, Sweden, Turkey, the U.S., and Zimbabwe.
We look forward to honoring another group of successful women business owners gathering from all over the world.
2015 Conference in Istanbul, Turkey
Connecting Women Businesses Globally
This year’s Conference was hosted by The Istanbul Chamber of Commerce from November 15-18, 2016. The program content and events centered around the theme of “Connecting Women Businesses Globally: Driving Growth Through Women’s Economic Participation.” The founding sponsors, La Caixa Bank and IESE, offered additional educational sessions.
The Awards Gala Dinner was held at the prestigious Sait Halim Paşa Palace on the shores of the Bosphorus Sea with business owners and executives as well as by the awardees, past awardees and chamber representatives from over 18 countries in attendance. IWEC honored 27 successful women entrepreneurs from a diverse range of industries, including computer software, cork production, manufacturing, agribusiness, engineering, health services, skin care, travel, research technology, shipping and freight forwarding, education, and many other enterprises. The companies led by these women represent a combined turnover of $800 million dollars and employ more than 15,000 individuals.