Welcome to the WEgate Summit 2022 side event Slovenia
The event will take place on September 29. and will be dedicated to women entrepreneurship under the umbrella of the WEgate Summit 2022. The WEgate Summit represents a unique opportunity for the Women Entrepreneurs community and stakeholders to take stock of the challenges and opportunities existing in the European entrepreneurial environment, and have a constructive conversation on those topics that are the most relevant at a specific moment.
In 2022, the WEgate Summit will take a look at the EU environment for female entrepreneurship, assessing the challenges and opportunities regarding current and future practices for financing women’s businesses in and around the EU.
Chamber of Small Business is a member of the WEgate Community.
Different sources to finance the growth of women owned enterprises
Do you think there is no way to get the finance to grow your business? Join us in the panel discussion with women entrepreneurs in different fields and in different life stages and get to know their stories while getting the needed resources and motivations to scale up. During the second part of the event, the possibilities of financial support to female owned businesses will be introduced.
Language of the event: English
Date and time (CET time): Thursday, 29th september from 10:00 AM – 12.00 AM
The activities will take place online (ZOOM)
10.00 – 10.10 Welcome speech by Vida Kožar M.Sc. Chamber of Small Business and Trade (CSBT), Director, ESBA member
10.10 - 10.20 Welcome speech by the President of the Women entrepreneurs section
doc. dr. Mateja Vadnjal
10.20 - 11.20 The panel discussion with women entrepreneurs in different fields and in different life stages
· Karmen Meze in Neža Mlakar, LA POPSI
· Teja Bajt, INNO LAB
· Tjaša Grünfeld, CARAVAN
· Barbara Radojlović, BARBARELLA KULINARIKA
· Uršula Lavrenčič, Hopalai, the startup behind KOBI
Moderated by doc. dr. Mateja Vadnjal
11.20 - 12.00 The possibilities of financial support to female owned businesses
Matjaž Ribaš, MBA, Slovenian regional development fund, Director
Natalija Muršič Tomažič M. Sc. , Slovene enterprise fund, Head of monitoring and business support department