WWTIF 2020

World Women Trade & Investment Forum WWTIF Malaysia 2020 is an unprecedented Forum centred on businesses all across Asia. Attracting women entrepreneurs, Investors who are expanding their investment portfolio and official dignitaries from more than 10 countries.

The three-day forum will highlight on the challenges that women entrepreneurs face in the start-up world, particularly when it comes to attracting funding and explore strategies for women entrepreneurs to secure funding.

The good news is that the ecosystem for female entrepreneurs is growing rapidly, with networks, collectives and support groups popping.

The "2018 State of Women-Owned Businesses Report" commissioned by American Express and reported in Forbes found that between the year 2017 and 2018, women started an average of 1,821 new businesses per day in the U.S. With women now making up a whopping 40% of growing entrepreneurs, it’s clear that more women are starting a business more than ever.

Working for yourself means you are in the driver’s seat and will have control over your business activities such as whom you work with including clients and business partners. Not surprisingly, many women are leaving corporate life to advance their careers more quickly.

With the right support, we believe that women have the power to change the economic landscape of their home, country and the world.

WWTIF for the first time in Asia brings a community of aspiring women entrepreneurs and investors under one roof to explore funding opportunities.

The road to being a successful entrepreneur is certainly not easy and might be filled with many challenges for both men and women. But, considering past worldwide scenarios, especially in the Asia, women are breaking these barriers and createing an equal space in the world of business and entrepreneurship. This is more visible in ASEAN countries which is the fastest growing economy and the 4th largest market in the world!