THE WOMAN ENTREPRENEUR
OF THE YEAR AWARD
Semi-final in Sydney, NSW on April 7th.
You are a woman entrepreneur living in Australia, your project is sustainability focused and economically efficient, candidate now and take your chance to be invited to pitch at Impact², in Paris, on April 22nd, 2020.
Woman Entrepreneur of the Year Award is the international award rewarding women entrepreneurs that combines economic efficiency with au strong social and/or environmental impact.
Drawing on its global community of 500+ startups, INCO identifies outstanding women entrepreneurs whose businesses unlock solutions to environmental most pressing challenges across the world.
Each year, semifinales take place in ten countries on five continents.
Winners of the above semifinales are invited to participate to the Grand Final during Impact², the World Event dedicated to the new, sustainable and inclusive economy, on spring at the Paris City Hall (France).
February 7th 2020
Applications are opened for Australia semi-final.
April 7th 2020
8 startups are selected to pitch during the Women Entrepreneur Event in Sydney, NSW.
April 22nd 2020
The semi-final winner is invited to Paris to pitch during the WEYA Grand Finale at Impact² Paris, France.
FOCUS ON CLIMATE CHANGE
MOTIVATION OF THE TEAM
The winner of the semi-final will be invited to Paris to pitch during Impact².
Impact² is the leading global reference event dedicated to the actors of the new economy that combine wealth creation and positive social/environmental impact, in all sectors of activity, all around the globe.
The main objective is to show the best of this emerging economy, that is changing our lives, by providing innovative solutions to the social and environmental challenges we collectively face.
Impact² takes place every year at the Paris City Hall with the presence of the mayor, Anne Hidalgo.
Since 2011, Impact² welcomed:
Since 2011, Impact² has welcomed:
But also worldwide speakers like
Muhammad Yunus - Peace Nobel Prize
Anne Hidalgo - Mayor of Paris
Melissa Bell - Journalist
Thomas Pesquet - Astronaut
Gunter Pauli - Entrepreneur & Activist
Laurent Alexandre - Surgeon & Entrepreneur
Javier Morales - Counselor
Cedric Villani - Mathematician & Deputy
Nicolas Hulot - Former French Minister