Celebrating the Success of AWEWE 2024 Conference: A Journey of Empowerment and Inspiration


Celebrating the Success of AWEWE 2024 Conference: A Journey of Empowerment and Inspiration

As the curtains draw close to the AWEWE 2024 Conference, held across the vibrant cities of Penang and Kuala Lumpur, it’s time to reflect on the profound impact and lasting impressions left by this remarkable event.

From captivating panel discussions, insightful workshop sessions, real talk with featured speakers to generative AI sharing sessions, the conferences were a testament to the resilience, creativity, and sheer determination of women entrepreneurs in Malaysia and beyond.

Empowering Women: A Collective Endeavour

At the core of AWEWE lies the belief in the collective power of women.

Throughout the conference, there was a resounding call for solidarity and support, acknowledging that women need both physical and emotional backing to push the boundaries of success.

The camaraderie and sense of community were palpable as participants shared their stories, struggles, and triumphs, forging bonds that will endure long after the event.

Words of Wisdom

Amidst the wealth of insights shared during the conference, Mei’s words resonated deeply with attendees.

She pointed out that to pursue your passions, it’s crucial to discard what doesn’t serve you and focus on what ignites your soul.

This simple yet profound advice struck a chord with aspiring entrepreneurs, encouraging them to embrace authenticity and purpose in their entrepreneurial endeavours.

On the other hand, Shermaine’s emphasis on the need for thick skin and utmost confidence when pitching one’s business to potential investors, customers, and partners resonated deeply with attendees.

Her words served as a rallying cry for women entrepreneurs to be bold and assertive in advocating for their ventures.

Leadership Beyond Titles

Boonsiri’s impassioned plea for a redefinition of leadership struck a chord with the audience.

She emphasised that true leadership is not confined to titles but is about stepping up to uplift others.

This sentiment was echoed by Dr. Lennie Soo, who stressed the importance of prioritising both physical and mental well-being in the pursuit of leadership excellence.

As women leaders and entrepreneurs, it’s imperative to cultivate a supportive environment that nurtures holistic growth and development.

Inspiring Entrepreneurial Journeys

The conferences were graced by the presence of Shirley and Penny, two dynamic women entrepreneurs whose stories served as beacons of inspiration for attendees.

Their candid sharing of the highs and lows of their entrepreneurial journeys were both enlightening and empowering.

From overcoming challenges to celebrating victories, their narratives underscored the resilience and tenacity required to succeed in the ever-evolving business landscape.

Leveraging Technology for Social Impact

Despite Cynthia’s absence from the Malaysia sessions due to unforeseen circumstances, her contribution remained significant.

She dedicatedly prepared a 20-minute video addressing the audience, offering insights on leveraging AI in entrepreneurship and enhancing work efficiency through technological advancements.

A pivotal focus of the conference rested on harnessing technology for social good.

Throughout the sessions, the speakers illuminated the transformative potential of technology in addressing societal challenges

From employing AI to streamline operations to leveraging digital platforms for community engagement, the discourse underscored the crucial role of innovation in effecting positive change.

AWEWE – #WomenWeCan

Throughout the conference, the mantra of “#WomenWeCan” reverberated across every session and interaction.

It served as a powerful reminder that our collective strength lies in our unity and solidarity.

Whether it was cheering each other and offering words of encouragement in workshop discussions, the sense of camaraderie was unmistakable.

AWEWE is not just an event; it’s a movement—a testament to the power of women supporting women.

In conclusion, AWEWE 2024 was not just a conference — it was a celebration of womanhood, resilience, and empowerment.

As we look ahead to the future, let us remember the words of Shirley: “Live your life. You only live once.”

Let’s continue to rock and roll, ladies! Together, #WomenWeCan achieve greatness.

Empowering Women Through Digital Toolkit

In line with its commitment to empowering women entrepreneurs, Exabytes announced the relaunch of its Digital Toolkit — a comprehensive resource designed to equip women with the digital tools and skills needed to thrive in today’s competitive landscape.

Valued at over RM10,000, the toolkit offers a wealth of resources, from marketing strategies to tech solutions, tailored to the unique needs of women entrepreneurs.

To access the AWEWE Digital Toolkit and embark on your entrepreneurial journey, visit: www.exabytes.my/awewe.