In Turkey, WEConnect International is working with Kagider to identify, educate, register, and certify women's business enterprises that are at least 51% owned, managed, and controlled by one or more women. WEConnect International is the only non-profit connecting women-owned businesses with multi-national corporate purchasing organizations outside of the United States.


News and Events

WECIThumb2014In Conjunction with the WBENC National Conference, WEConnect International Presents International Day 2015 

Date: Monday, June 22, 2015
Location: Austin, TX

If your company is interested in the U.S. Market, seeks international business relationships, or wants to grow and expand, please join us for WEConnect International Day!

You will leave the conference with:

  • New contacts from potential business clients and partners
  • Stronger relationships with women business owners and corporate members in the WEConnect International network
  • Advanced knowledge, tools, and resources for leveraging the contacts and your network for future business success

Please NoteThis event is a by invitation only event. Anyone who registers is subject to verification and only a written confirmation from WEConnect International will be accepted at the door. Guests whom are not invited by WEConnect International will be put on a wait list to be confirmed a week prior to the event based on space availability. 

Register now for International Day and for the WBENC National Conference.

accenture logoWorking with Corporates - Sales and Presentation Skilling Up

Kurumsal Dünya ile Çalışmak - Satış ve Sunum Yeteneklerini Artırma

Date: 10 April 2015

Location: AC Hotel (Marriott) Istanbul, Macka

Experienced senior executives from big corporations will be sharing sales and presentation skills with women's business enterprises. You will learn what to do and what not to do before, during, and after any corporates sales meeting This event is sponsored by member corporation Accenture.

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WEConnect International - B2B

21 Ocak 2015 Çarşamba günü sizleri DKNY desteği ile gerçekleştireceğimiz yeni yılın ilk WEConnect B2B etkinliğine davet etmek istiyoruz. Ürün ve hizmetlerinizi diğer katılımcılara ve kurumlardan gelecek satın alma temsilcilerine sunabileceğiz toplantı yuvarlak masa formatında olup her katılımcıya sunumu için 5 dakika verilecektir. Toplantıya kadın girişimciler ve kurum satın alma/pazarlama temsilcileri davetlidir.

Tarih: 21 Ocak 2015

Saat: 09:30-13:30

Yer: KAGİDER, 19 Mayıs Caddesi, A Rezidansı No:35 Kat 1 Daire 20 Fulya

Akış: 09:30-10:00 10:00-12:00 12:00-13:30
Katılımcı Sunumları
Kurumsal katılımcılar ile networking yemeği

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Söz konusu etkinliğe katılım ücretsiz olup, katılan kadın girişimcilerin WeConnect’e kayıtlı olması gerekmektedir. Kayıtlı olmayanlar etkinlik öncesi linkinden yapabilirsiniz.


WEConnect Academy Trainings in Person and Online

On October 28, Accenture hosted 23 Turkish women business owners for three days of market access trainings using the WEConnect Academy training modules developed by Walmart and localized by Accenture. Representatives from Accenture and Walmart also participated to present the information along with representatives from Coca-Cola, RBS, Turkven Private Equity and Vodafone.  Women business owners learned how to understand and reach their customer, build a business partnership, and the importance of diversity in the supply chain.

WEConnect International certified and self-registered business owners can access the training modules of the WEConnect Academy in English, Spanish and Chinese by logging in to the eNetwork here.


Contact Information

Nilay Celik

Nilay Çelik
Turkey Representative
Tel: +90 549 732 03 77
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