The TiE Stree Shakti (TSS) Workshop and Awards is a forum for women entrepreneurs to create trust-based partnerships through active networking. The objective of TSS is to create a platform of belonging for women entrepreneurs.
TSS is spearheaded by a power panel of accomplished and successful women – Anita Ramchandran, Cerebrus; Bharti Jacob, Seed Fund; Chanda Kocchar, ICICI Bank; Farzana Haque, TCS; Gita Dang, Talent Advisory Services; Ireena Vittal, McKinsey; Rama Bijapurkar, Market Strategist and Author and Shikha Sharma, Axis Bank. Also on the panel are TIE members and successful entrepreneurs in their own right, including Shilpi Kapoor, Purvi Sheth and Sridar Iyengar, President, TiE Mumbai
As part of its efforts to enable women entrepreneurs, the initiative includes:
• On-ground focused activities for Women Entrepreneurs across various TiE Chapters, leveraging the existing TiE charter of activities.
• An annual conference for women entrepreneurs that aims to recognize, reward, educate, mentor and enable.
Pricewaterhouse Coopers (PWCC) has signed up as Process Partners for the awards definition and selection process.
TATA Group, one of India’s largest and most respected business conglomerates has signed on as partner for the initiative.
Applications are open for TSS Awards 2011 Click Here for more information