India's largest platform for business women and entrepreneurs to connect and collaborate with corporate enterprises and trade under one mega event, Business Women Expo, will return to HITEX Exhibition Center in Hyderabad, Telangana, on March 10-12, 2023.

Organized yearly by HITEX, Business Women Expo 2023 seeks to celebrate women's entrepreneurship by fostering connections and business prospects with a diverse range of prospects. It provides an 

ideal platform for businesswomen and entrepreneurs to explore new ideas, horizons, and unlimited possibilities, as well as develop corporate contacts and be inspired. The event is supported by Ministry of 

MSME, Government of India, National Small Industries Corporation (NSIC), T-Hub, WE-Hub, Women Entrepreneurship Development Organization (WEDO), The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE), The Little Text, and Lead Engine.

'Business Women Expo' has the objective of creating a platform for women entrepreneurs/startups/aspiring student innovators to showcase their products, services, and innovation to institutional buyers, corporates, investors, mentors, prospective dealers and distributors, franchise partners, and others in order to help them take their businesses and ideas to the next level. The event is created with a clear vision of supporting women at any stage of their professional journey, connecting attendees with potential business possibilities, and assisting them in carving new growth and moving to the next level and beyond.

HITEX, the organizer, has gone above and beyond to include sustainability as an exhibitor profile in the exhibition, inviting exhibitors from this particular category to exhibit and utilize this unique opportunity. The organizers are making efforts to make this exhibition a zero-waste event.

Living Up to the Hype 

The current edition of Business Women Expo has already received a tremendous response from exhibitors spanning from the North East to Western India, and from the South to the North, indicating that the event would be a success. With women's health being an essential subject for the event, the organizers have shared that Dr Shilpi Reddy will be the event's primary sponsor, with several workshops, health awareness, and free check-ups planned during the exhibition.

The event is scheduled to gather more than 250 exhibitors and 20,000 guests from across the country. It will feature products concentrating on Sustainable Products, Nutrition, Beauty & Wellness, Food & Beverage, Facility  Management, Hospitality Supplies, Décor, Services, and Consultancies. 

The exhibition would be in D2C, B2C, and B2B formats, attracting direct retail buyers, aspiring women entrepreneurs, young professionals, homemakers, homepreneurs, and buyers from PSUs, large corporations, facility managers, dealers, institutional buyers, and HNIs. The event will 

provide exhibitors with marketing and promotional mileage in all areas.

Opportunity to Level Up

The event will also have multiple co-located events such as B2B Meetings, Conference, Investor Connect Program, Product Launches, Awards, Workshops, Health Check-ups, and much more. The 'Conference' will embark upon creating business opportunities, exchanging entrepreneurial ideas, and focusing on key areas like the advancement of women, policies, trends, leadership, challenges, and solutions through presentations, panel discussions, workshops, trainings, case studies, and so on, with multi-faceted speakers from various business verticals.

For 'Visionary Women Awards', women from across Asia can be nominated for the awards. Women entrepreneurs, professionals, and innovators can be nominated, and self-nominations are encouraged. The award ceremony is scheduled for March 12, 2023. 

'Investor Connect Program' invites women-led or co-led startups to participate in this unique event. This platform will create opportunities for handpicked startups in the early growth stage who are seeking equity funding or investor support to present their business venture to prominent Indian PE/VC/Seed/Angel funds across industries.

Multiple 'Workshop & Training Programs' will bring together professionals and leaders who will offer their skills and provide hands-on experience to startups, entrepreneurs, and aspirants to network, learn, and grow.                       

The event is scheduled to gather more than 250 exhibitors and 20,000 guests from across the country. The show will feature products concentrating on Sustainable Products, Nutrition, Beauty & Wellness, Food & Beverage, Facility Management, Hospitality Supplies, Décor, Services, and Consultancies.