Media Advisory: Women’s Entrepreneurship EXPO 2022


Women’s Entrepreneurship EXPO 2022

On 16-17 November, UN Women Regional Office for Europe and Central Asia will host the second edition of the Women’s Entrepreneurship EXPO 2022.

A unique partnership platform to promote women’s entrepreneurship ecosystem building in the region, EXPO 2022 will provide an interactive space for women entrepreneurs, investors and private sector representatives for networking and collaboration, peer learning, ideas generation, capacity building and business development.

The two-day event will be hosted online and will include an exhibition space for showcasing products and services, conferences, B2B and B2C networking, masterclasses, exchange of ideas, inspirational examples and success stories of women entrepreneurs and businesses. It will engage renowned experts to discuss digital marketing; financing; e-commerce and crowdfunding; gender responsive procurement; green economy or agri-business/tourism and pitching.

The event will be in English with simultaneous translation to languages from across Europe and Central Asia.

EXPO 2022 is organized by UN Women Regional Office for Europe and Central Asia in partnership with PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and Yıldız Holding as part of the Women’s Entrepreneurship Accelerator supported by Mary Kay Inc.

Members of the media are invited to register here.

When: 16-17 November 2022, from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm (Istanbul time).

Where: Online event.

Who: Confirmed participants include:

Anita Bhatia, Deputy Executive Director, UN Women
Deborah Gibbins, Chief Operating Officer, Mary Kay Global
Ali Ulker, Chair of the Board, Yildiz Holding
Alia El-Yassir, Regional Director, UN Women Europe and Central Asia
Barbara Rambousek, Director, Gender & Economic Inclusion, EBRD

Media Opportunities:

This will be an online event livestreamed to registered participants. Register here: Interviews with some of the participants can be arranged on request.

Follow us on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook and join the conversation on social media using the hashtag #PartnerAndAccelerate. You can download visuals, captions, and other promotional materials from our EXPO social media package.

Media contacts :

Diego De La Rosa
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Erman Fermanci
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