The increasing presence of women as entrepreneurs has led to the change in the demographic characteristics of business and economic growth of the country. Women-owned businesses enterprises are playing a prominent role in society inspiring others and generating more employment opportunities in the country. There is need for sustainable growth of women entrepreneurs, to promote a balanced growth in the country.

The Business Women Expo 2022 the largest platform in India embarking upon creation of business opportunities, exchanging entrepreneurial ideas, and awarding capable women for their exceptional contribution.

Thus the theme of the forum is “Women in Leadership - Emerging Global Leaders”.


11 March 2022

10:00 AM – 10:05 AM: Welcome Address

Mr. T.G. Srikanth, Business Head, HITEX

10:05 AM – 1:00 PM: Inauguration + Inaugural addresses

  • Ms. Kalvakuntla Kavitha - Member of Legislative Council, Telangana Rashtra Samithi*
  • Mr. Maganti Gopinath - Jubilee Hills MLA, Telangana Rashtra Samithi*
  • Shri Jayesh Ranjan - Principal Secretary of the Industries & Commerce and Information Technology Department, Govt. of Telangana*
  • Mr. D. Chandra Sekher - Addl. Development Commissioner, MSME
  • Mr. CSS Rao - MSME
  • Ms. Vandana Maheswari - National President, Confederation of Women Entrepreneurs
  • Mr. Bharani Aroll - President, Hyderabad Software Enterprises Association
  • Ms. Aruna Dasari - President, Dalit Indian Chamber of Commerce & Industry
  • Mr. K Bhasker Reddy - President, The Federation of Telangana Chambers of Commerce and Industry *
  • Mr. T.G. Srikanth - Business Head, HITEX

2:00 PM - 2:35 PM: Panel Discussion: Women in Leadership – Challenges & Solutions


  • Ms. Usha Paliath - Start-up Mentor, Confederation of Women Entrepreneurs


  • Ms. Deepthi Ravula - CEO, WE Hub*
  • Ms. Jyotsna Cheruvu - President, Confederation of Women Entrepreneurs
  • Ms. Monika Misra - Founder, iKeva
  • Ms. Jennifer Innes - VP – HR and Operations, Qentelli Inc
  • Ms. Juhi Jaiswal Chaubey - Co-founder at Uniworks Design
  • Ms. Prasanna Anireddy - Senior Director of Core Products, Progress
  • Ms. Srishti Jupudi - World Championship Player & Global Ambassador for BRICS CCI

2:00 PM - 2:45 PM: Q&A

2:45 PM - 2:55 PM: Product Launch - Pratham Industries

2:55 PM - 3:15 PM: Presentation: End My Misery

Mr. Satyanarayana V N T Kuchibhatla, Co-founder & Director, Parisodhana Technologies

3:15 PM - 4:15 PM: Panel Discussion: Building an Investible Business


  • Mrs. Arpita Soma - Co-Founder, Start-up India


  • Ms. Bhagwati Devi Baldewa - Proprietrix, Shri Kartikeya Pharma
  • Ms. Rashida Adenwala - Co-Founder & Partner - R&A Associates and VP - TiE Hyderabad
  • Ms. Rashi Srivastava - Executive Vice President, Qentelli Inc
  • Ms. Vaishali Neotia - Co-Founder & CEO, Merxius
  • Ms. Surbhi Guha - Co-Founder, Sortizy
  • Ms. Vanitha Datla - Vice Chairperson and Managing Director, Elico Ltd

4:15 PM - 4:30 PM: Q&A

4:30 PM - 4:35 PM: Closing Remarks & Vote of Thanks

12 March 2022

2:25 PM - 2:30 PM: Welcome Address

Mr. T.G. Srikanth, Business Head, HITEX

2:30 PM - 3:15 PM: Panel Discussion: Women Entrepreneurs in Health and Wellness


  • Mr. Kamal Nayak - Founder, Good Universe


  • Ms. Kaumudi Nagaraju - Co-Founder & Executive Director, Learning Space Foundation
  • Ms. Richa Jaggi - CMO & Co-Founder, Awshad
  • Ms. Shivani Chaluvadi - Co-Founder, Sanitru
  • Dr. Sweta Agarwal - Head of Department, Southern Gem Hospital
  • Dr. N Geeta Nagasree - Founder, Asvins Cancer Care Foundation
  • Dr. Asha Subramanian - Founder & CEO, Semantic Web India Pvt. Ltd.

3:15 PM - 3:25 PM : Q&A

3:25 PM - 3:30 PM: Closing Remarks & Vote of Thanks

Speaker Opportunity: Contact the Organiser +91 91212 11131 |


Our Organisers

Hitex and COWE are proud to be associated with the esteemed partners and takes it as contentment for this considerable inspiration, initiative, and support.

image image image
image image image image image
image image image image
image image image image image image imageimage