Nominate a female entrepreneur + three incredible speakers come together at SURGE

Nominate a female entrepreneur + three incredible speakers come together at SURGE

November 24, 2015 by Anna O'Hare

Accelerate the change. Nominate a female entrepreneur for a free SURGE ticket.

SURGE’s Women in Tech initiative is a little step we’re taking to improve the gender ratio in tech. We know that female participation in the tech industry is still a big issue, and it’s one we’d like to tackle, even in a small way.

That’s why we’re offering 10,000 free tickets for female entrepreneurs across all our events.

To nominate a female entrepreneur or an executive who’s thinking about becoming an entrepreneur, all you need to do is fill in this form. It only takes a moment.

Today we are also announcing three incredible speakers coming to SURGE.

Richa Kar – Founder & CEO – Zivame


Richa is the founder and CEO of Zivame, the immensely popular online lingerie store. After setting up the company in 2011 with a small team, Richa lead the company through rapid growth. Today, the team is 200 people strong.

Shradha Sharma – Founder & Chief Editor – YourStory


As the Chief Editor of YourStory, Shradha shares inspiring startup stories with the world. This includes HerStory, the dedicated news outlet about women entrepreneurs.

Salone Sehgal – CEO – TrulySocial


TrulySocial offers social online games, that are always free-to-play and Salone is the driving force behind the brand. One of the top 30 women in mobile, you won’t want to miss her at SURGE.

Do you know a female entrepreneur who deserves a free ticket to SURGE? Nominate her.

About the Author

Anna O'Hare
Anna is a storyteller at heart and is particularly passionate about telling the stories of startups. After returning from a year working in New York City's tech sector, she now writes for Collision, Web Summit, RISE and SURGE.