Vision – To empower women by creating an enabling ecosystem that supports them in creating and growing enterprises, taking leadership roles to create an impact on the overall well-being of women in the economy as well as society.
Mission – To accelerate the pace of women empowerment by creating meaningful opportunities for their personal and business growth.
WICCI Gujarat Entrepreneur council is launched on “International Women’s Equality Day” i.e. 26th August 2020 at 12:00 pm.
Program moderator Ms. Rajasi Gajjar initiated with “Saraswati Shloka”, which was followed by an introduction of Dr. Harbeen Arora – President at WICCI, Founder & Global Chairperson, ALL Ladies League (ALL) & Women Economic Forum (WEF).
In her special message, especially to the entrepreneurs, Dr. Harbeen Arora wonderfully defined the term “Entrepreneur” as “अन्तर प्रण” meaning thereby “Go ahead with recognizing & following your divine origin”.
Ms. Vaishali Vaishnav- State President, WICCI Gujarat Entrepreneurship Council, in her welcome remarks, conveyed wishes on Women’s equality day, which was followed by the introduction of speakers at the event & panel members. Ms. Vaishali passionately works upon empowering fellow women in every way with online/ offline presence. She ended up with the message, “Loving what you do & having fun while doing it is the best possible way to work.”
Dr. Falguni Vasavada Oza, being a guest speaker expressed her thoughts on “What limits you” and energized the audience with her powerful message; “We will have to rise above the gender chaos by dusting off all the stereotypes.” She suggested all the mothers be a mother driven by self-love, own ambitions & own choices.
The session was followed by a motivational speech by Mr. Vinod Tiwari from UAE who is an international speaker, a consultant to entrepreneurs and & the regional mentor for “Neeti Aayog-Gujarat”. According to him, Women have the power to nurture & transform things. With the Mantras; “Dream big”, “Follow your passion & “Invest in yourself”, he impressed the viewers.
It was a pleasure to have Ms. Anju Sharma – The honorable principal secretary – higher & technical education (Gujarat) with us for ceremonial addressing. As she rightly said, Women are born entrepreneurs & can manage multiple things together pretty well. She also threw light on “Government assistance available to women entrepreneurs”.
The panel discussion was equally interesting with inspiring discussion among Dr. Payal G. Mehta, women entrepreneurs Ms. Falguni Patel & Ms. Anuya Trivedi on the subject “Women’s Entrepreneurial Journey in an era of New Opportunities”.
Dr. Krupa Mehta – Vice president WICCI Gujarat Entrepreneurship council ended up the launching ceremony by thanking all the guests, fellow members & all the viewers.