India’s Largest Platform for Women leaders Recognition

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Technology Enablement Partner

There are no limits to what actually you can achieve today, the only thing required is Right ambition and Right attitude! Today women leaders are excelling across industries and job functions, addressing the most critical issues, through the lens of opportunity and breaking the stereotypes in their respective fields.
More and more women are making their mark as leaders today. However, for many, it’s still a long way to the top, as they continue to face various challenges that limit their career growth. With all these changes happening it is inevitable to celebrate the positive changes that have occurred, learn from the experiences of women who have succeeded, understand the obstacles faced, and learn and analyze the steps taken to overcome these challenges.

We as women are the CEOs, Directors and Thought Leaders!
We are investors and entrepreneurs, dreamers and doers, mothers and mentors!
It’s time for all of us to come in together, share stories, experiences and resources— and support each other as we together change the world. We’re already strong! Together, we can be unstoppable!

The Women Empowerment Summit and GIWL 2023 brings in together the leading women experts and leaders across industries who will provide the direction, focus and clarity in order to achieve our goals and how they themselves achieved it.

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Featured Speakers

Richa Sachdeva Chatterjee

Richa Sachdeva Chatterjee

President and CHRO


Seema Kumar

Seema Kumar

CTO, Global Partner Solution


Bidisha Banarjee

Bidisha Banarjee

Group HR , Senior Vice President Talent , Culture , Employer Branding

Welspun Group

Veda Iyer

Veda Iyer

Global CMO Head Hyperscalers & Strategic Partnerships Head Sales-APAC


Savita Pisal

Savita Pisal

Director & CHRO

Shapoorji Pallonji Infrastructure Capital Company Pvt. Ltd.

Sandhya	Sharma

Sandhya Sharma

Head Operations


Pooja Sahgal

Pooja Sahgal



Kanika	Garg

Kanika Garg


Tata Motors Finance

Jyotsna Sharma

Dr. Rima Ghose Chowdhury



Shilpa	Zarapkar

Vaishali Sharma

Head of Marketing and Comms, Sony SAB and Sony MAX movie cluster

Sony Pictures Networks India

Jennifer Fernandes

Jennifer Fernandes


Bajaj Housing Finanace

Harsha Solanki

Harsha Solanki



Asha Ghoshal

Asha Ghoshal



Pallavi Matkari

Pallavi Matkari

Chief Architect Design and Sustainability Officer

Runwal Group

Madhavi Irani

Madhavi Irani

Customer Care Associate and Chief Content & Webcom Officer

Shoppers Stop Ltd.

Namrita Mahindro

Namrita Mahindro


Aditya Birla Chemicals

Hema R Thakkar

Hema R Thakkar

Chief Information Security Officer & SVP CCO

HSBC Asset Management (India) Pvt. Ltd.

Neha Sethi

Neha Sethi

Head of Marketing - India


Sonali Majumdar

Sonali Majumdar


Safari Industries Ltd.

Anoopa	Menon

Anoopa Menon


PSIPL (A Kalpataru Group Company)

Who should Attend

Who Should Attend

Ideally each and every women should be the part of this conference:

  • Functional Heads and Team Leaders
  • Decision Makers ....

And all those who aspire to be Leaders

What you will gain at Women Empowerment Summit and GIWL 2023

Learn from the journeys of the leading women thought leaders

Developing yourself as a woman of power

Balancing the stress of work-life integration
Networking with other women leaders
Working towards becoming a member of the board
Working more effectively across generations
Scaling your company while staying true to your values
Finding inspiration and support from other peer women.
Creating greater impact in the world
Empowering your upcoming women leaders


Recognise your Women Leader Now


Awards Categories

Woman Leader of the year

Woman Icon of the year

Woman Leader of the Organisation

Social Woman Leader of the Year

Woman Entrepreneur of the Year

Innovative Woman leader of the year

Best Organisation for Women Empowerment


1st Early Bird
Till 23rd December 2022

Registration Fees
₹ 10,000 + Taxes
  • 4th Edition Women Empowerment and GIWL Awards 2023

  • Awards Nomination Fees
    ₹ 10,000 + ₹ 5,000 = ₹ 15,000 + Taxes

2nd Early Bird
Till 23rd January 2023

Registration Fees
₹ 12,500 + Taxes
  • 4th Edition Women Empowerment and GIWL Awards 2023

  • Awards Nomination Fees
    ₹ 12,500 + ₹ 5,000 = ₹ 17,500 + Taxes

Standard Rate

Registration Fees
₹ 15,000 + Taxes
  • 4th Edition Women Empowerment and GIWL Awards 2023

  • Awards Nomination Fees
    ₹ 15,000 + ₹ 5,000 = ₹ 20,000 + Taxes

Brands empowering their women leaders:


“Interactive, Opportunity for networking, there is always something (even if it is just a drop) new to learn, to understand. A good platform to keep you self-motivated.”

Nupur Burman, Manager - Secretarial

“Amazing Learning outcomes, get to know about unconscious biasness, work life balancing. Overall great session! Thank you.”

Jyotsna Kadu, Recruiting Coordinator

“Diversity of speakers and topic Depth of the topic Time Management, Organised”

Dhruthi Sujay Kumar, Principal Architect

“Excellent speakers, best content sharing, Good Connect meets”

Kshama Nayak, Willis Towers Watson

“Great speakers, relevant content, humble experiences well organized topics. Great exposure and learnings Thank to UBS and WTW for this opportunity”

Akta Mokashi, Associate Director

“The speakers are really experiences & have successful life stories to share. The aim of the conference is good & shall continue. Good to meet diverse women achivies out there of networking”

Aasmee Mangla, Associate Partner

“A big thank you and congratulations for organising such a great eventon 18th Feb. The sessions were very well designed and the choice ofs peakers were noteworthy. This is due to the forums like UBS lot of the good and un told stories get recognised. I was thinking of ways in which this event can be a continued/ continuous effort to build platforms for women and most of the session speakers did talk on creating a rippling effect of empowering more and more women. UBS an take a lead just sharing some thoughts and we can deliberate on this further.”

Ipsita Das, Program Manager

“It was a wonderful forum with great insights on how women empowerment can be catalysed to bring business advantage to corporate India and creating strong leaders for tomorrow. Diversity is a business issue and should be dealt to increase workforce performance & efficiency.”

Shalini Singh, Chief-Corporate Comm.& Sustainability

“It was such an alluring experience and well spent entire event duration with- would rather call as “leaders “ inspiring as well as aspiring in many more ways. Such incredible speakers from different sectors .Good to be a part of same.”

Soumya Shivrajan, Manager