Circle Brings She Loves Tech 2018 which is the world’s largest women and tech startup competition. This event will be held in 14 countries i.e; Pakistan, Africa, Canada, China, France, German, Indonesia, Philippines, Singapore, and the UAE.
She Loves Tech 2018- Event to Empower women in Tech Society
Such Events like She Loves Tech 2018 should take place on and off in Pakistan as no doubt Pakistani women are full of talent but don’t find a proper platform to showcase it. CIRCLE plans to empower women by providing them with the proper platform where they can show their talent in the tech field in front of incubators and stakeholders which will invest.
CIRCLE will hold different rounds in major cities of Pakistan i.e; Lahore, Karachi and Islamabad between June to August.
CIRCLE Pakistan was founded Sadaffe Abid and is the only organization that works for women’s empowerment through entrepreneurship, advocacy campaigns and research.
There are many women startups in Pakistan that will take part in this event such as Mera Paisa, DoctHERS, and Sehat Kahani, the other startups participating last year included SheKab, Qayyam, ELN, Kafayak, IoTA, Aurat Raj and Edvon.
Those male startups who have envisaged some technology to solve problems that women face can also participate in this competition.
One can participate in She Loves Tech 2018 if their business is in early stages. According to the press release, one of the following criteria’s must be fulfilled:
- Has a product designed specifically for women
- Has a product that disproportionately affects women
- Has a significant proportion of female consumers
- Has at least one female entrepreneur on the founding team