Karachi (PR): The 8th Edition of mega event WEXNET 2014, is being organized at the Johar Town, Expo Centre, Lahore from 21st to 23rd March, 2014, wherein TDAP is inviting applications from local as well as foreign  exhibitors so that they can network with each other and share experiences. For the Knowledge gain,  on the sideline of WEXNET 2014 , TDAP will be organizing an international Conference on “ Women of Substance”   wherein businesswomen  from all walks of life will share their success stories.

WEXNET is a formalized platform which provides women with the opportunities to exhibit their products, network with each other, learn from others’ experiences and form collaborations and partnerships for mutual benefits. Organized first in 2001, WEXNET has become a regular feature of TDAP  The number of participants as well as the stalls in WEXNET exhibitions is growing with every editions (Number of stalls increased from 110 in ‘2003 to 264 in ‘2010).WEXNET ‘2010 at Lahore Expo Centre  was a huge success wherein representatives from various Women’s Chambers of Commerce from all over Pakistan participated. Out of total 264 stalls, 65% were from Punjab, 19% were from Sindh, 9% from Federal Capital, 5% from NWFP, 2% from Baluchistan, 1% from Gilgit / Baltistan and one company from Azad Kashmir.

Special Seminars and Workshops were also held on the sidelines of the exhibition on the topics of exports, small business management, international marketing and process regarding

formation of companies etc. Genuine Women Entrepreneurs with established businesses also shared their experiences with other aspiring W.E.s during these seminars. The number of visitors at the WEXNET 2010 was over 60,000. Visitors included traders/exporters, members of Associations, representatives of chain stores, as well as families.