In-Person Event

Startup Founder 101: Women in Technology

Promote women starting up a techstartup

Aug 25, 2015
07:30 am - 10:00 am
NewsCred Dhaka, 58/E, Kamal Ataturk Avenue, Green Grandeur (13th Floor), Dhaka, Banani
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What is holding back women from starting up a technology business in Bangladesh? What are some of the success stories that can inspire others? What should the ecosystem do more to support the women start and grow their technology startups? What can Founder Institute do to help promote women starting a tech startup in Dhaka?

Who Should Attend?

  • Anyone who has an idea for a startup or an early-stage company
  • Anyone who has something to share on how to promote women to start and grow a technology startup in Bangladesh
  • Anyone that is interested in joining a new startup or looking for a co-founder
  • Anyone curious about what it is like to build a successful startup


 What are some of the Topics?

  • What is it like to be a successful woman founder
  • What are the first steps in an entrepreneurial journey
  • How do you know if you have a good or bad idea
  • How to recruit initial Co-Founders, employees and partners
  • and more...


What is the Agenda?

  • Welcome and Socializing
  • Introduction to the Founder Institute
  • Facilitated Workshop and Panel Talk on:

 "1. What's holding back women to start and grow in Dhaka

  2.What could be done to help!"

  • Question and Answer
  • Attendee Pitching
  • Networking


This event is free to attend. Join us for a fun evening! For more free startup events, visit

[Business sketch photo from Shutterstock]



Alyssa Ransbury

Manager, Business Development @


Tanvir Sourov

Co-founder & CEO @ Socian Ltd.


Ivy Huq Russell



Leonika Hannan

Head of HR, Dhaka @ NewsCred


Samira Himika

Dreamer (Founder & Managing Director) @ team engine - a social good company

Platinum Partners


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