ABW Serbia at the regional meeting of business women – “Women in Business”

ABW Serbia at the regional meeting of business women – “Women in Business”

Regional meeting of business women “Women in Business” was held in ICT HUB of science and technology park “Zvezdara”.  The meeting was organized by ABW Serbia and CEED Serbia. The main goal of the meeting was promotion of women entrepreneurship.

Sanja Popovic Pantic, PhD, highlighted important and necessary activities for successful work of start-up companies, regardless of sex.  She pointed out some of key activities: education, mentoring program, favorable sources of financing, advocacy and other activities required to improve conditions in business environment. Also, in her presentation, Mrs. Popovic Pantic emphasized the role of being a member of ABW Serbia, as an organization which represents interest of entrepreneurs, both men and women.

Marija Trifunovic, ABW member and owner of company “MB Instrumenti” was promoted as an example of successful business practice.

Beside the members of ABW Serbia, the meeting also attended women entrepreneurs from other countries such as Macedonia, Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Kosovo. The meeting also included B2B brokerage meetings.

Regional business meeting “Women in Business” was supported by USAID project “Regional economic growth”.