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Integrating Women-Owned Businesses into Corporate Value Chains
VIII WEConnect International Forum in Mexico

September 25th, 2019
Hotel Sheraton Mexico City Maria Isabel
Paseo de la Reforma 325, Col. Cuauhtémoc, Mexico City, C.P. 06500


On Wednesday, September 25, 2019, WEConnect International will hold its VIII Annual Forum in Mexico City. This internationally recognized event, brings together female entrepreneurs from all over Mexico and Latin America, representatives of multinational corporations, government agencies, embassy officials, among others, to discuss women's economic empowerment, business growth, and supplier diversity and inclusion.

Unique in its kind, this forum will feature panels, networking sessions, matchmaking and a business fair that aims to foster business connections between corporations and women-owned businesses while exchanging key information about market opportunities and business strategies.

If you are a women business enterprise interested in growing your company or if you are a representative of a corporation that seeks to make its value chain more diverse and inclusive, you cannot miss this opportunity to learn and exploit everything that doing business with women-owned companies can offer.


  8:00 – 9:00 hrs.    Registration
  9:00 – 9:20 hrs.    Welcome Remarks
  9:20 – 10:00 hrs.    Panel with Government: How is Mexico advancing diversity and inclusion
   Opportunities for women-owned businesses
  10:00 – 10:40 hrs.    Panel with Corporations: Best practices on Inclusive Sourcing
   How to do business with Corporations 
  10:40 – 11:00 hrs.    Coffee Break
  11:00 – 11:30 hrs.    Empowering Women Through Technology - By SAP
   Presentation of Annual Capacity Building Project
  11:30 – 12:00 hrs.    Manufacture/Automotive Panel
   Business case presentation for the automotive sector
  12:00 – 13:00 hrs.       Concurrent Sessions:
      •  W2W - Doing business between Women-Owned Businesses 
          Leveraging the Women Brand
      •  Corporate Roundtable - Best Practices on Supplier Diversity
         and Inclusion
  13:00 – 15:00 hrs.    Networking Lunch
   15:00 – 18:00 hrs.    Matchmaking - Business Fair
   18:00 – 20:00 hrs    Closing Cocktail

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