ZSI launches empoWer, Accelerating Women Entrepreneurship

Zone Startups India, is an international footprint of the Toronto-based Ryerson University and its technology acceleration arm Ryerson Futures Inc. In India,we are set up as a joint venture with the Bombay Stock Exchange and Simon Fraser University. Recently accredited by Department of Science and Technology, Government of India.

Zone Startup India is launching a short term accelerator program for women entrepreneurs to empoWer them to become leaders of the future. Leveraging our existing expertise and network, the program would improve the fundability, scalability, and revenue of women led organizations through robust enterprise-development support.

During the 6 week community program, selected entrepreneurs begin the journey alongside a peer group of talented and experienced women entrepreneurs. Each entrepreneur is surrounded by a hand-crafted team of advisors who provide a diverse array of perspectives to help hone business skills and get new perspective on strategy. The focus is on strategic connections and to surround talented women business builders with the expertise and connections they need to grow “BIG businesses starting SMALL”. Towards the end of the program cycle, participants present before audience of relevant investors, corporate partners, industry experts, connectors, and highly connected, highly regarded decision-makers. The program is structured as bi-weekly high-value in-person events for 6 weeks tackling 12 modules one by one.

The applications are open and can be accessed here