Bogotá, Nov 17 (EFE) .- More than 200 Colombian women celebrated the women's entrepreneurship in a meeting held in Medellin today, which featured the inspiring message of the athlete paralympic Francisco Sanclemente, organizers informed.
Women from the silkworm breeding group arrived at the BBVA MET Women Entrepreneurship Forum in Medellin. After an 18-hour journey by land, they highlighted the importance of creating companies.
Sanclemente, an athlete supported by BBVA, spoke about his experience after lost the mobility of his legs due to a physical problem and learned to "do with his hands" what he could not "do with his feet".
"It is not in spite of, but thanks to the fact that things. the VII Innovative Women Entrepreneurs Fair, which allowed a group of women entrepreneurs to promote their businesses and services.
Among the participants was the Emtic enterprise, which it serves as the technology to diagnose the knowledge of students in digital issues.
The forum was attended by the executive president of BBVA Colombia, �?scar Cabrera Izquierdo; executive director of MET Community, Yanire Braña, and Executive Director Ruta N, Alejandro Franco.
The co-founder of the Frisby restaurant chain, Liliana Restrepo, also participated. and the Open Future Wayra director, Johanna Harker, among others.
This meeting was organized by the international network Women, Entrepreneurship and Technology (MET) Community, with the support of the BBVA Colombia, and in alliance with the public corporation Ruta N and the accelerator of Wayra companies, among others.